FAITH COMMUNITY NURSE

JANE HERIN, MSHS, BSN, PHN, CDE

Jane Herin has been a member of Calvary Baptist Church since 2010.

She has been an RN and public health nurse for almost 50 years.

Jane has an Master of Science in Health Services with concentration in Wellness Promotion. She also is a Certified Diabetes Educator, Gerontology Specialist, and Educator in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders. As our faith community nurse, she can be an advocate, counselor, educator, resource liaison and support group leader.


To get more informed about your health CONTACT JANE.


Throughout the year, Jane will be holding Educational Class, Support Groups , Monitoring and Screening, and Health and Resource Fairs.


First class is listed below.

HEALTHIER LIVING WITH A CHRONIC CONDITION

Jan. 27 - Mar. 9, 2020

1:00pm - 3:30pm (no class Feb. 10)


Calvary Baptist Church  

8281 Garfield Ave. Huntington Beach, CA 92646


REGISTER HERE


Classes will:

  • Be a small group (10-15 participants)
  • BE peer-led (non-health care professional) self-management workshop
  • Promote empowerment by teaching behavior management
  • Not be disease-specific
  • Be great for people with a single or multiple chronic health conditions
  • Great for caregivers

Address topics such as:

                 1. Problem Solving

                2. Relaxation techniques

                3. Nutritious eating

                4. Improving communication with physicians, family, and friends

               5. Medication “how to’s”

                6. Weekly goal setting


The Benefits of Healthy Living

  • More energy/reduced fatigue
  • Improved symptom management
  • Increase in exercise
  • Improved health status
  • Reduction in pain
  • enhanced partnerships with physicians
  • Fewer outpatient visits
  • Fewer emergency room visits
  • Fewer hospitalizations
  • Decrease in length of hospital stays