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1. a person, usually a woman, who tends the sick, injured, or infirm
2. Zoology a worker in a colony of social insects that takes care of the larvae

What does it mean when you dream about a nurse?

Dreaming of a nurse suggests a need to be taken care of and to be healed. It also sometimes indicates a healing is in progress. This dream also implies that strained or unpleasant conditions are being set aright.

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The CRNA asserted that the publication of such literature in the country was illegal, but that nothing could be done regarding privately imported Russian publications.
Therefore, from a purely economic standpoint, it makes sense to grant the CRNAs the additional two weeks of vacation time.
Three sets of analyses were constructed: CRNA-only compared with ANES-only, CRNA I compared with ANES-only, and CRNA II compared with ANES-only.
CRNAs provide the lion's share of MAC services in the United States for patients undergoing colonoscopies in hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, and physician offices, working in most instances directly with the surgeon performing the procedure.
Ten micrograms of fragmented CRNA was denatured at 95 [degrees]C for 5 min and immediately placed on ice until hybridization.
Although certification of nurse anesthetists was established in 1945, the CRNA credential was adopted in 1956.
This was of grave concern to those of us in the nursing community concerned with protecting the legitimate independent scope of practice of APRNs; rural hospitals who strive to provide cost effective, quality care; CRNAs who simply want to be able to provide a service and do the work they do so well; and patients in communities where Certified Nurse Anesthetists are the sole providers of anesthesiology services in their locale.
The CRNA reported in December 2004 that of the 2,780 religious communities subject to the re-registration requirement, 2,676 successfully re-registered.
19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- NorthStar Anesthesia, one of the country's leading anesthesia care companies, announced today that it has been selected by the Detroit Medical Center(DMC) to manage the hospital's anesthesia services, including its active residency and CRNA training programs.
Pieari, Price, and CRNA Armington, assembled within thirty minutes.
seeking to enjoin the Nursing Board from taking any further procedural action on the Advisory Opinion request and seeking to prevent the CRNA from practicing interventional pain procedures or practicing anesthesia related management unless under a physician's order and supervision.