Faith Community Nursing

Combine professional registered nursing skills with your faith to promote health, healing, and disease prevention within your congregation.


Empowering faith community nurses and health ministries

Duet’s congregational health services in collaboration with Dignity Health Center for Faith Health Partnerships, promotes health and well-being by training faith community nurses and partnering with congregations to establish and maintain health ministries.


Networking meetings

Come and network, learn, and share with others who are working in congregational health programs. We offer monthly virtual networking meetings for faith community nurses via the Zoom platform.

To receive an invitation to the networking meetings, contact: Denise Viker,

Foundations of faith community nursing course

Combine your professional registered nursing skills with your faith, in order to serve your community.

Duet is the sole trainer in Arizona of the 36.5 hour course focusing on the entry-level knowledge necessary for the faith community nursing practice. Its sections include spirituality, professionalism, wholistic health, and community. This course is based on the curriculum developed through the Westberg Institute for Faith Community Nursing, a ministry of Church Health Center.

To receive an invitation to the networking meetings, contact: Denise Viker, 


The impact of faith community nursing


of Foundations of Faith Community Nursing course participants gained the knowledge to begin their practice as a faith community nurse.


networking session attendees (duplicate count) gained valuable knowledge for their health ministries from diverse speakers.


registered nurses received training since 1994 to become a faith community nurse to promote health in body, mind, and spirit.

Hear from other faith community nurses

Alvina, Faith Community Nurse
Karen, Faith Community Nurse