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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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Watson, RN, CIC, has been an Infection Control Nurse with the VA Western New York Healthcare System for the past 24 years.
SNP health spokesman Kay Ullrich said: "The low number of infection control nurses is a huge concern which must be dealt with.
HAPPY: The health trust's acting lead infection control nurse, Jean Robinson (S)
Infection control nurses Mike Coltman and Jan Gartside illustrate the new campaign.
The number of infection control nurses at the Trust has been increased.
Former Mercy Hospital infection control nurse Karen Davis introduced the Ministry of Health's infection prevention and control (IPC) e-learning programme.
The trust's lead infection control nurse, Carole Hallam, urges people showing symptoms to stay away until they have been free from them for 48 to 78 hours as they are still infectious during this time.
June Woodcock, the infection control nurse at the George Eliot, said: "We want to make what is a very serious issue a bit of fun to encourage children and adults visiting the George Eliot Hospital to assist us in beating the bugs.
We are delighted to be nominated," said the trust's infection control nurse Debbie King.
Lead infection control nurse Viv Atkinson said: "A small number of patients on four wards at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital are currently suffering from the symptoms of diarrhoea and vomiting.
Infection control nurse Jennie Dunkerley said: "All staff in all roles are well aware of how important hand hygiene is on the wards.
The trust's project leader and senior infection control nurse, Jean Robinson, said: "Very often an area looks clean but when it is analysed to this degree it is apparent it could be cleaner still.

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