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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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CASN is an affiliate of the National Association of School Nurses, which enhances the available services of CASN members.
The role of the school nurse has been highlighted this spring as the H1N1 influenza story unfolded across the country.
In 2007, hospitals had a vacancy rate of just over 8 percent, according to the National Association of School Nurses (NASN).
Not only teachers but an increasing number of nurse's aides, teacher's aides and secretaries are carrying out the duties typically reserved for school nurses, and they're having to do a lot more than just dole out aspirin or clean scraped knees.
RCN Wales has campaigned for a rise in the number of school nurses as part of its Get it Right campaign which aims to provide 'nursing focused solutions' to Wales' health challenges.
School nurses focus on identifying, removing, or minimizing health related barriers to learning.
But the meat, the core of nursing, is the school nurse.
The Indiana Association of School Nurses is also an ISNA affiliate organization.
In 2005, MASNRN actively began to recruit school nurse members, publicizing its efforts through the MSNO Web site and meetings, as well as the weekly informational e-mails to 1800 school nurses through the MDPH-SHU.
The State of Florida, Department of Health's School Health Program encourages national school nurse certification and when funding is available, provides training to assist nurses in fulfilling this recommendation.
The NASN provides an organizational voice to the needs and objectives of the thousands of school nurses working nationwide.
Q: I am a school nurse and I want to know what information I have to collect in order to administer prescription medications to students?

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