Bonnie Blachly MSN, RN, Certified End of Life Doula, Catholic Nurse and Regional Director for Washington, Oregon, California, Alaska, Hawaii, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands & American Samoa was interviewed on Dan Kennedy's Life Talk NW on Sacred Heart Radio. Bonnie shares her end-of-life class, Birthing Your Soul into Eternal Life, which she co-developed to train lay persons, parishioners, and healthcare professionals on preparation for death, dying, grief, mourning and bereavement. The class is just a portion of the ministry, Momento Mori which Bonnie also presented at the CICIAMS World Congress [...]
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Non-prescription oral contraceptive to prevent pregnancy. Catholic Nurses weighed in on the dangerous usage of a proposed contraceptive being available without prescription in this request for comment document the U.S. FDA. November 14, 2022 Non-prescription Drugs Advisory Committee and the Obstetrics, Reproductive and Urologic Drugs Advisory Committee U.S. Food and Drug Administration Dockets Management Staff RE: FDA-2022-N-1959-0001. “Joint Meeting of the Non-prescription Drugs Advisory Committee and the Obstetrics, Reproductive and Urologic Drugs Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting; Establishment of a Public Docket; Request for Comments.” Read and Print PDF [...]
The largest group of healthcare professionals is Nurses who touch our lives in so many ways; at schools, offices, clinics and of course hospitals. Help Nurses to grow in support of one another through membership in the NACN-USA. Print and post our Membership flyer at your parish, school or place of work. What the world needs in more Catholic Nurses! What Catholic Nurses need is the friendship and support from another Catholic Nurse. Get Flyer Here
Open letter to AMA, CHA, AAP discussing tactics of harassment, intimidation and threats of violence. Read and Print Full Letter October 28, 2022 Dear American Medical Association, Children’s Hospital Association, and American Academy of Pediatrics, On behalf of the American College of Pediatricians, the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, the Catholic Medical Association, the Christian Medical and Dental Associations, the Coalition for Jewish Values Healthcare Council, the Coptic Medical Association of North America, and the National Association of Catholic Nurses, USA, we write this open letter in response [...]
Watch livestream Mass and speaking events throughout the 2022 World Congress of Catholic Nurses on the Shrine of our Lady of Czestochowa's YouTube channel. We're live now! Watch HERE.
With just a week to go before the World Congress of Catholic Nurses, Pat Sayers (President, NACN-USA) and Maria Arvonio (President-Elect, NACN-USA) hit the radio air waves to talk about all that will be happening during these three days (August 2-4). Get a behind-the-scenes peek at what to expect as details are shared to help us all better prepare. Get EXCITED! Listen NOW to this beautiful, inspiring and very informative radio broadcast!
Day-by-day overview of World Congress sessions and activities, available to download and print. Click link or image below to open, view and download the schedule overview. World Congress Schedule
Children are gifts. Children are the future of families, societies, cultures, nations. Children! Children take lots of time and care to be raised. They call for love and generosity. All of us started out as children. We could not care for ourselves. We needed adults around us to provide all that we needed. But they bring such energy, surprise, and joy! They stretch us taking us places that we never expected to go. How is it that whole healthcare professional associations, who say that they are “specializing in the provision [...]