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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 FIRST YEAR: Robin Barker, a nurse midwife, shares more than 25 years of experience working with parents and babies in ``Baby Love: Everything You Need to Know About Your Baby's First Year'' (M.
But it is important to note that there is a difference between a lay midwife and a nurse midwife, said Phyllis Long, a nurse midwife who heads the program on community-based nurse midwife education at the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing in Wendover, Ky.
There is a clear difference between a nurse midwife and a `lay' midwife, who may or may not have advanced training,'' Long said.
In a pilot project, every OB/GYN, Family Practitioner with OB privileges, or Certified Nurse Midwife insured by ProMutual in Massachusetts received the training CD beginning in June.
Verispan is pleased to announce the release of three new health care lists--Certified Nurse Midwife, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist and Clinical Nurse Specialist-- which provide clients with indispensable tools for understanding and targeting the "hidden prescribers" of the health care industry.
where she worked as an advanced registered nurse practitioner and a certified nurse midwife.
All of the medical staff, which includes a pediatrician, nurse educator/manager and certified nurse midwife, is bilingual in Spanish, Cantonese or Mandarin.

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