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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 CNS, nurse clinician for OTD, the intensivist and one of the DCD committee co-chairs meet with the staff who were directly involved.
Educational programs, such as team nursing and training geriatric nurse clinicians (masters- or doctoral-prepared clinical nurses with an emphasis in geriatrics/gerontology), were often focused on the targeted patient-care programs, emphasizing comprehensive assessment of patient problems, improved care planning, and patient monitoring.
Based on the results of her study, del Bueno (2005) asked why so many nurse clinicians were not able to accurately identify and/or manage patient problems despite being bright enough to meet academic entry and exit requirements and pass state licensing requirements.
In particular, the nurse clinician was seen to have a critical influence on student nurse experiences in the clinical learning environment (Atack, Comacu, Kenny, Labelle, & Miller, 2000; Booth, 1997; Chan, 2001; Orchard, 1999; Peirce, 1991; Schroyen, 2001; Turnbull, 2001; Windsor, 1987).
The time commitment is considerable for both the nurse clinician and patient, ranging from 18 to 41.
s largest infusion center and as Nurse Clinician and charge nurse for Overlook Hospital in Summit, NJ.
Guiding the New York cohort through the CSI Academy program will be AACN past president Debbie Brinker, RN, MSN, CNS, clinical assistant professor and associate director of Undergraduate Programs and Academic Partnerships at Washington State University College of Nursing, Spokane, and former AACN national board member Marian Altman, RN, MS, CNS-BC, ANP, nurse clinician in the digestive health unit, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Health System, Richmond, and an adjunct faculty member in the VCU School of Nursing.
A website, which goes live today, will include a presentation given to schools by Royal Liverpool Hospital nurse clinician Rob Jackson, featuring graphic images of violent injuries to illustrate the potentially horrific and often tragic consequences of carrying a knife or gun.
Since she took me under her wing, I have gone from nurse in dialysis to Nurse Clinician in CKD and now to the Patient Care Manager position.
I was an oncology nurse clinician in an outpatient unit, giving chemotherapy to patients on clinical trials and working closely with research nurses.
Her tenacity and dedication to improving physician-nurse collaboration, implementing nurse clinician roles for Army nurses, revitalizing their career planning, and putting nursing at the table when new hospital facilities were being planned were just some of her accomplishments.
When my registered nurse clinician and I lecture to menopausal women in the community, they are eager to hear about menopausal symptom relief and treatment options, alternative treatments to hormone replacement therapy, and treatment of fallen libido.