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Na,

symbol for the element sodiumsodium,
a metallic chemical element; symbol Na [Lat. natrium]; at. no. 11; at. wt. 22.98977; m.p. 97.81°C;; b.p. 892.9°C;; sp. gr. 0.971 at 20°C;; valence +1. Sodium is a soft, silver-white metal.
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The country code for Namibia.
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After students pass the classes' final exams, they receive an English certificate and are ready to take the state nurse's aide test.
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The court further rejected the patient's contention that sovereign immunity was not waived because the nurse's aide did "not use the intercom" in the patient's room to "call for assistance" from her supervisor to determine from a nurse if it would be appropriate to get her out of bed.
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There needs to be a fully funded and staffed Federal nurse's aide registry so that providers are able to access all other state databases to determine if an employment candidate has prior convictions or pending charges in another state.
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