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Parish Nurse

Jan Levengood, RN, BSHA

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Jan Levengood graduated from nursing school in 1953.  She worked nights in pediatrics.  She moved to Gainesville, FL and she worked in a doctor's office for several years.  Next moved was New Jersey where she worked in obstretics.  She moved to Tucker, GA in 1970 and took 10 years off to raise 4 kids!  In 1980 she worked at DeKalb Medical in cardiac care, got her BS in health arts, was evening supervisor in the hospital and retired in 1998.  In 1998 she became Parish Nurse at Living Grace and is still there - loving ervery minute of it.
 
As Parish Nurse, Jan Levengood, RN, BSHA, oversees the Health Ministry initiatives of the church as a health educator and counselor, referal source to community health professionals, coordinator of volunteer and suport groups and the facilitator of the dynamic relationship between faith and health.
 
As  member of the parish staff, she has an office in the Church and is available after Sunday services as well as during regular office hours listed below:
 
Office Hours:
Tuesdays and Fridays
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
 

What Does Our Parish Nurse Do?
-She serves as an advocate for members in dealing with the health care system by accompanying them to Doctor visits, when needed.
-She brings Holy Communion to members who are shut-in, or are unable to attend worship services.
-She supports individuals who have recently lost a loved one.
-She coordinates seminars on exercise, nutrition, and routine screenings.
-She serves as a referral source to the local medical community.
-She makes arrangements for elderly assistance and transportation.
-She makes hospital visits to support the spiritual, emotional, and advocacy needs of hospitalized members.

 

Jan Levengood, RN, BSHA
678-406-9229 ext. 23
jleven@bellsouth.net


Blood Pressure Testing: First Sunday of Every Month!
Stay after our worship service on the first Sunday of every month to see Jan for a blood pressure test, 
provided free to members and visitors.