|Hawthorne Trust Limited|
|(Registered Charity Number: 209230)|
|A member of the Association of Organizations for Christian Science Nursing Inc.|
|Christian Science Visiting Nurse Service, London Field (CSVNS)|
Purpose of the CSVNS|
To provide Christian Science nursing care in the home to those
electing to rely on the method of spiritual healing, Christian
Science, as taught and explained in Science and Health with
Key to the Scriptures, by the Discoverer and Founder of
Christian Science, Mary Baker Eddy. The mandate for the
Christian Science Nurse is set out in
Article VIII, Section 31
of the Manual of The First Church of Christ, Scientist,
in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, the governing document of the
Patients may cancel their engagement of a Christian Science nurse from the
Service at any time. The Christian Science Nurse will withdraw from the
case if it is found that the patient is mixing or allowing the intrusion
of medical treatment of any kind, or if “proper care” can no longer be
provided in the home situation
- The Service will only provide a Christian Science Nurse if a Journal-listed
Christian Science Practitioner is giving Christian Science treatment.
(It is the responsibility of the patient to engage the Practitioner of their
- The Visiting Nurse Service is funded by the Visiting Nurse Service for
Christian Scientists, London Field, and operated by Hawthorne Trust Ltd.
- Christian Science nursing care will be given by Christian Science
nurses listed in The Christian Science Journal, or trainee Christian Science nurses
under the direct supervision of a Journal-listed Christian Science nurse.
Patients’ permission will be sought before involving trainees in their care.
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