ICHM Canada Statistics

2012 Statistics

2012 Monthly/Annual Progress Reports were requested from all parish nurses and parish nurse candidates in ICHM Canada partner congregations. 24 active parish nurses (including candidates) who were working in 26 congregations reported out of a possible 45 parish nurses reflecting 53% of possible respondents. The 24 Parish Nurses reported for 26 sites: 27,826 client contacts plus 13,670 participants at 789 Health Promotion Events and 4,046 participants at Small Group gatherings for a total of 45,542 client contacts! The 24 parish nurses spent 16,914 hours working, made 576 referrals to outside agencies and congregational supports and provided spiritual care during 4,070 visits. In addition, 5,159.5 volunteer hours were reported making a total of 22,073.5 hours spent in work related to parish nursing ministry. 19 parish nurse positions were paid and 7 were unpaid.

2011 Statistics

2011 Monthly/Annual Progress Reports were requested from all parish nurses and parish nurse candidates in ICHM Canada partner congregations. 23 active parish nurses (including candidates) reported for 25 congregations out of a possible 47 parish nurses in 49 congregations. The 23 parish nurses reported 23,648 client contacts plus 11,371 participants at 751 Health Promotion Events and 3,938 participants at Small Group gatherings for a total of 38,951 client contacts. The 23 parish nurses spent over 16,775 hours working, made 391 referrals to outside agencies and congregational supports and provided spiritual care during 3,504 visits. 8,171.75 hours were spent by congregational volunteers in work related to parish nursing ministry. 20 parish nurse positions were paid and 29 were unpaid.

 

2010 Statistics

2010 Monthly/Annual Progress Reports were requested from all parish nurses and parish nurse candidates in ICHM Canada partner congregations. 23 active parish nurses (including candidates) reported for 24 congregations out of a possible 48 parish nurses reflecting 49% of possible respondents. Parish Nurses reported 18,139 client contacts plus 8,478 participants at 402 Health Promotion Events and Small Group gatherings for a total of 26,617 client contacts among 24 parish nurses in ICHM Canada partnership congregations. These 24 parish nurses spent 16,531 hours working, and made 458 referrals to outside agencies and congregational supports. 13 parish nurses were paid and 10 were unpaid.

 

2009 Statistics

2009 Monthly/Annual Progress Reports were requested from all parish nurses and parish nurse candidates in ICHM Canada partner congregations. 31 active parish nurses (including candidates) reported out of a possible 57 reflecting 54% of possible respondents.  Parish Nurses reported 11,854 client contacts plus 10,288 participants at 605 Health Promotion Events and Small Group gatherings for a total of 22,142 client contacts among 31 parish nurses in ICHM Canada partnership congregations.  These 31 parish nurses spent 16,080.5 hours working an average of 10.1 months per year. 296 referrals were made to outside agencies and congregational supports.  14 parish nurses were paid and 17 were unpaid.

 

2008 Statistics

2008 Monthly/Annual Progress Reports were requested from all Parish Nurses and Parish Nurse Candidates in ICHM partner congregations. Thirty active parish nurses (including candidates) reported out of a possible 53 reflecting 57% of possible respondents.

Parish Nurses reported:

These 30 parish nurses spent: