Ministers of Care bring Holy Communion to parishioners who are homebound, living in nursing homes, or in the hospital.
Prepare the Way Series: Conversations about End of Life
Prepare the Way Series:
Conversations About End of Life
Catholic Teaching & Practical Matters
Sponsored by Respect Life Ministry;
OLPH Ministry of Care; Bereavement Ministry;
Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 1:30 pm
Our Lady of Perpetual Help- McDonnell Hall
All are Welcome
Make Your Wishes Known:
What You Need to Know About Medical Advance Directives
Nancy Valko will discuss end of life health care directives; healthcare power of attorney; DNR/DNI orders; ordinary vs. extraordinary treatment and more. Nancy is a registered nurse for 50 years, 2015 recipient of the People of Life Award from the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, has worked in hospice, home health, oncology, dialysis and other specialties for 45 years. She has served on medical and nursing ethics committees and gives speeches around the country on medical ethics issues.