According to LDS Living , that will all change now that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is encouraging members with nursing and medical expertise to submit their papers. The LDS church hopes to have one missionary nurse for every mission around the world -- all of them. We can serve them by helping them return home not only with honor but with good health," said chair of the Church's missionary nurse specialist committee Sister Deanne T. Francis in an article on lds. LDS Living said that the church currently has nurse missionaries serving in the field.
Healthy retired nurse ends her life because old age 'is awful' - Telegraph
Gill Pharaoh, 75, who wrote two books giving advice on how to care for the elderly, was not suffering from a terminal disease. She told The Sunday Times: I do not think old age is fun. It is not going to start getting better. I do not want people to remember me as a sort of old lady hobbling up the road with a trolley. In the interview before her death on July 21, she said her daughter, Caron, a nurse, had struggled particularly with the decision.
LDS church still wants nurse specialists in every mission
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See Article History Nursing, profession that assumes responsibility for the continuous care of the sick, the injured, the disabled, and the dying. Nursing is also responsible for encouraging the health of individuals, families, and communities in medical and community settings. Nurses are actively involved in health care research, management, policy deliberations, and patient advocacy.