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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 sample consisted of 73 students who participated in the interviews and 16 interviewers: 11 faculty and 5 community nurses.
Like most faith community nurses, part of Heather's ministry includes responding to problems as parishioners visit her during scheduled office hours.
It's so important that community nurses have enough time to spend with our patients to ensure they get the best care possible and that's why ratios are important--to ensure that we can provide the best face-to-face time with our patients.
Few community nurse leaders in this study had access to emotional support in their leadership role unless they became stressed and unwell.
This study used mixed qualitative methods involving community nurses and leaders in 31 individual interviews and three focus groups, with a total of 39 participants in three health boards in Scotland.
The faith community nurse will make follow-up phone calls monthly and provide support to study participants as needed.
A health visitor has beaten off hundreds of hopefuls to be shortlisted for the title of Community Nurse of the Year.
The Parkside Community Church, United Church of Christ, in Sacramento, California has had an ongoing Tai Chi class meeting twice a week for approximately ten years using the Faith Community Nurse and a volunteer as leaders.
Alison Rutherford, from Gateshead, has reached the final 15 for the Dettol Community Nurse of the Year Award.
For example, a generalist community nurse will go into someone's home, change a dressing and leave because they've got 12 more patients to see.

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