head nurse

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Noun1.head nurse - the person in charge of nursing in a medical institution
nurse - one skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician)
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In his infancy he had been placed in the charge of one of the great ladies of the Court, who, according to the prevailing custom, acted first as his head nurse and then as his governess.
The incident was reported from the Government Taluk Hospital at Pambady in Kottayam district, where a doctor on duty allegedly directed the head nurse to "follow like a dog".
According to nurses the Head Nurse has slapped a nurse, Shama Abbas which was resented by the nurses.
As head nurse, she inspired me by her professionalism, her availability and her approach with patients and their families.
Kerry Buck with Molly and PDSA head nurse Steph Williams
If hired, applicants will get the following monthly salary range: head nurse position will get a salary range of 6,145 to 6,820 Saudi Riyal (SR); charge nurses will receive a salary range of SR 5.
Right, Amy |Jones, student vet nurse, Sam Adams, head nurse and Emma Joyce, vet nurse
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Bella was rescued by the motorist and her friend, passers-by, police and head nurse at nearby St Clair Veterinary Centre, Natasha Banks.
Alison Massey, associate head nurse for Solihull Community Services, said: "The passion and enthusiasm of our staff is really something to shout about and International Nurses Day provides the ideal opportunity to give our nursing team a special treat.
Donahue went on to a long and distinguished career serving as Associate Director of Nursing for the former Hahnemann Hospital in Worcester; the Director of Nursing for the Lincoln Nursing Home in Worcester and the Head Nurse at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit.
She was head nurse in the emergency room at Memorial Hospital when it first opened and worked there 17 years.