Parish Nurse

Carol Mueller, RN, Parish Nurse

Office hours:  Tuesdays 9:00 am - 2:00 pm or by appointment

Work phone:  920-865-7844

Email:  Please go to the contact us page of this website

Click below to view Parish Nurse Flyer for duties and roles of a parish nurse.

Parish Nurse Flyer

A Parish Nurse does not perform invasive procedures (requiring a doctor's order) and is not a primary health care provider. 

 

Events at our Parish:

 

             Ss. Edward and Isidore Health and Wellness Committee presents…

A Saturday Morning (flyer)

in 2020

 

Come and enjoy a relaxing morning filled with enriching speakers for your body, mind

and soul. The morning will conclude with a Build Your Own Salad Lunch.

All are welcome.

Come by yourself or with friends to enjoy time together!

Saturday, March 7, 2020

(Doors open at 8:30 am – Meet in Church)

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Cost: $7.00

Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish

3667 Flintville Rd., Green Bay, WI 54313

(Registration is required)

 

“Faith and Forgiveness, Not only to Forgive Others but Yourself” – Sr. Marla will share how faith and the gift of forgiveness can help us have a joy filled life.

Presenter: Sr. Marla Clercx, Pastoral Leader at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Green Bay.

 

“Stress Management and Relaxation through Meditation in Motion” – Eric will share knowledge of the benefits of Tai Chi for reducing stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance. He will focus on Tai Chi and lead the group in an interactive demonstration. It will consist of slow graceful movements that are combined with deep breathing. Anyone, regardless of age and physical ability, can benefit from its practice.

Presenter: Eric Peters, Massage Therapist and Tai Chi Instructor – Balance From Within –DePere

 

“How to Adjust to Life Changes” – Whether we are going through the loss of a loved one, change in employment, a new baby, hormone changes, new medical diagnosis, etc., we need tools to cope with these changes. Eileen will share signs and symptoms, along with coping skills to deal with what life brings us.  

Presenter: Eileen Kozlovsky, BSW, LPC, Foundations Health and Wholeness

 

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Registration deadline is March 2, 2020. Space is limited, so register today!

 

Name: ____________________________________           Phone: __________________

 

E-mail:__________________________________         $________   (Cost: $7/person)

 

     Please return registration and payment to:

Carol Mueller, Parish Nurse,

3667 Flintville Rd., Green Bay, WI 54313

or in church collection labeled “Saturday Morning in 2020”

       Make check payable to: Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish.

Direct any questions to Carol Mueller at 920 - 865-7844

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Winter Wellness Learning Series

Resurrection Hall - 9:15am – 9:45am

Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish

Professionals from the area will come and share their expertise with you before or after the mass of your choice!

Drawing each month for a gift card to a local restaurant!

Sunday, January 19Heart Healthy Cooking Tips – Amanda Burkel, Dietetic Graduate of UWGB

Sunday, February 16Healthy Aging – Steve Lankford from Family Nutrition Center

Sunday, March 22 Oral Health: The Mouth Body Connection

       Dr. Paula Crum, Periodontist at Bay Care

                         

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 Grief Support Group at our Parish is in  Fall and Spring:   

  

Life Losses Grief Support Group

 

Grieving can happen at any stage in your life, whether it is the death of a loved one, loss of a job, ending a relationship, etc.

Join with other adults for three weeks to share and support each other through the grieving process. 

The Next dates will be:

April 22, 29, and May 6, 2020

Marion Room 

SS Edward and Isidore Parish 

 Facilitated by Carol Mueller, RN, Parish Nurse, and Lori Flanagan, Pastoral Associate. 

Please call the parish office to register

 at 865-7844.

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Alzheimer’s Disease/Dementia Caregiver Support Group

We meet the 3rd Monday of the Month

Next meetings are: 

Jan. 20, Feb. 17, and March 16.

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Nelson Hall

 Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish

3667 Flintville Road   Green Bay, 54313

All Are Welcome!

 Support Group facilitated by Carol Mueller and Kathryn Graham.

 Any questions call Carol at 655-0451

Check out the Alzheimer's Association Website:  www.alz.org 

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Parkinson’s Disease Support Group 

No one is an “expert” – but everyone has experience to share!

This group includes persons with Parkinson’s, caregivers/spouses, and/or anyone that wants to know more about Parkinson’s.

Fourth Wednesday of the Month

Next Meetings are:

Jan. 22 (Empowerment Dance Demo in Nelson Hall),  Feb. 26 (Fieldtrip to Options for Independent Living- 555 Country Club Road, Green Bay), and March 25

10:00am – 11:30am    Marion Room

Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish

3667 Flintville Road Green Bay, WI 54313

Any questions call: Carol at 920-655-0451

 Check out the Wisconsin Parkinson Association Website:  www.wiparkinson.org

Free Parkinson's Annual Symposium:  June 19, 2020  - Mark your calendars and sign up on wiparkinson.org          

 

Medical Supplies Closet:  Our parish has a lending closet for parishioners to use medical supplies such as walkers, canes, crutches, commodes, toilet seat risers, knee scooters, etc.

Please contact our parish nurse, 920-865-7844, if you are in need. 

 

Medication Disposal in our Area:

Is your medication cabinet full of expired drugs or medication you no longer use? The Village of Howard in partnership with the Brown County Sheriff’s Department now offers a free, secure, and confidential drug take back program during regular office hours at Howard Village Hall, located at 2456 Glendale Ave. 

How does it work?

All acceptable medications should be packaged currently and brought to Howard Village Hall between 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Medicines must be given directly to a staff person and cannot just be dropped off or left unattended. 

Accepted Medications

  • Prescription medications, pills and patches removed from bottles and boxes and put into sealed bags.
  • Over the counter medications, vitamins, and pet medications removed from packaging and put in to sealed bags.
  • Prescription ointments and liquids in sealed original containers without any leaks. Then place in sealed bags.

Not Accepted

  • No needles, sharps, or thermometers
  • No inhalers, aerosols, or pressurized containers
  • No leaking liquids or hydrogen peroxide
  • No personal hygiene products or chemicals
  • No business, clinic or nursing home items
  • No bagged liquids of any kind
  • No rubbing alcohol or flammables
  • No biological or hazardous waste
  • No unauthorized drops left on premise
  • Any questions call the Village of Howard at 434-4640.

 

Programs/Events:   Please see other programs/events under the Health and Wellness Committee tab.