Carolinas Health Ministry Partnership

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Health Ministries Association

The Health Ministries Association (HMA) encourages, supports and empowers leaders who integrate faith with the promotion of health and wholeness in local communities.

Membership is made up of health ministers, faith community nurses, clergy, chaplains, faculty, and program leaders who have developed and provide health ministries in diverse faith communities.

HMA is recognized as the Professional Association for Faith Community Nurses.

 


 
South Carolina Faith Community Nurses Association
The mission of the South Carolina Faith Community Nurses Association is to encourage and support the development and sustainability of faith community nurses and health ministries throughout the state of South Carolina.
 
Church Health Center - Faith Community Outreach 
Throughout scripture, God calls people of faith to healing.  The Church Health Center cultivates relationships with individuals and congregations to encourage, educate and equip people to build and sustain healing ministries.  As an integral part of a healing ministry, faith community nursing is one of the best ways a congregation can promote health and wholeness.
North Carolina Nurses Association - Faith Community Nurse Council





     Safety and the Faith Community
Faith Community Nursing Scope & Standards of Practice 
Authoritative and fully updated, this publication addresses the essentials of faith community nursing and is applicable to many faith traditions.  Co-published with the Health Ministires Association, as were the 2005 and 1998 editions, its authoring workgroup represents the specialty's roles across the US.
Faith Community Nurse Certification
The American Nurses Credentialing Center has activated the process for individuals to apply to become a Certified Faith Community Nurse. This is a long-awaited step in recognizing Faith Community Nursing as a Specialty of Nursing. The application will be by portfolio, not through examination as many other nursing specialties are. The process is live.  FOr more information: