practitioner

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practitioner

Christian Science a person authorized to practise spiritual healing
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At the center, PACE participants receive services ranging from medical care provided by a geriatrician or geriatric nurse practitioner to rehabilitation, dental care, and psychiatric care.
PHOTO : Koop with hospital administrator Peter Bastone and Lynne Morishita, geriatric nurse practitioner.
With the broad goal of improving the quality of nursing home care in a cost-effective manner, MSHC's Geriatric Nurse Practitioner Program was designed to provide additional training and expertise to nurses currently working in nursing homes.
A specialist in caring for elderly patients, Turner-Hubbard is a geriatric nurse practitioner trained to quickly spot the sudden changes in mental status that signal the onset of the sudden, severe confusion known as delirium.
She held board certifications as both an adult nurse practitioner, and geriatric nurse practitioner.
The needs and goals of each patient are discussed in a meeting of the hospitalist, who may be a geriatric nurse practitioner or a doctor; a geriatrician; nurses; a pharmacist; social workers; physical, occupational and speech therapists; a dietitian; a psychologist and a chaplain.

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