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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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Our aim is to highlight the challenges nurses face in providing palliative care, to empower our clinical nurse specialists and to give them a platform to expand their knowledge and share their experiences with their colleagues across HMC as well as those from other healthcare organizations in Qatar.
The stoma nurse specialists care for people who have had bladder or bowel cancer or who suffer from inflammatory bowel disease conditions, such as Crohn's Disease or Ulcerative Colitis, and, as a result of their treatment, are living with a temporary or permanent stoma - a surgically-created opening.
For example, a winter crisis management plan led by the respiratory nurse specialists in South/North Powys for patients with the conditions of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and Bronchiectasis was developed and implemented.
She later advanced to staff nurse in Dermatology before becoming a tissue viability nurse specialist.
Vascular nurse specialists will be available to answer questions all week in the hospital's main reception area and tweets will be sent from @ nhsuhcw.
ISNAP has therefore started utilizing nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists who have a background in chemical dependency treatment.
The Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation (RCLCF) and the National Lung Cancer Forum for Nurses (NLCFN) have published a report showing that, despite clear evidence of better outcomes for patients if they received care from a lung cancer nurse specialist, many patients do not receive care from them.
In January 2011, the Affiliate petitioned the Maryland State Board of Nursing (MBON) to assist in the development of Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) regulations to recognize the Maryland CNS for APRN licensure.
In England, there is only one lung cancer nurse specialist for every 161 patients and in Scotland the figure is 200, according to the report by the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation and the National Lung Cancer Forum for Nurses.
Depressed workers exhibit low mood, have difficulty concentrating, are accident-prone and have limited ability to perform mental or interpersonal tasks, the May/June Clinical Nurse Specialist reports.
This week, we asked the staff from The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust to pay lip service to the latest hi-shine colours TESTER: Cathy Stoneley, 48, from Crosby, is a neurovascular nurse specialist.
Whether as a ward manager, clinic nurse, HIV clinical nurse specialist or voluntary sector worker, I have had first-hand experience of the power of seamless, well-communicated community care.