nursing aide

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Noun1.nursing aide - someone who assists a nurse in tasks that require little formal training
auxiliary, aide - someone who acts as assistant
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The Diploma in Nursing Aide is a unique 2 year Program preparing the students to align themselves in today's rapidly changing healthcare industry.
Two of the main projects of OPAG are the publication of the Senior Voice newspaper, in circulation for more than 27 years, and the UAA-accredited Personal Care Attendant and Certified Nursing Aide training and certification they provide.
Choosing terms such as "aide" may result in listings of jobs not related to direct care, while the term "nursing aide" may omit other relevant jobs that have similar duties.
Nursing aide Israel Moret, 37, yesterday pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting the 24-year-old patient at the nursing home near Boston where he worked.
Nursing and nursing aide services have been provided to individuals with significant physical disabilities since the beginning of organized society.
Eventually, a nursing aide appears, only to say, "Hold your horses, honey.
Cebu City, Cebu -- The Russian Government is now strongly looking at opening job opportunities for Filipino nursing aides who are interested to work there, a Russian envoy said here yesterday.
This means a continued need for professional caregivers and certified nursing aides to support seniors as senior care companies must maintain staffing levels and turn to Caregiverlist to hire pre-qualified caregiver job applicants.
The three occupations with the overall greatest number of injuries and illnesses were laborers and material movers; heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers; and nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
As administrators are well aware, much of this has to do with nursing aides and other senior-care staff spending much of their time lifting residents from beds or chairs, as well as picking up and moving equipment and supplies.
Jones, 81, passed away on August 25, 2003, under the loving care of the nursing aides of Heritage Manor of Mandeville, Louisiana.

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