charge nurse

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charge nurse

n
(Professions) Brit a nurse in charge of a ward in a hospital. Female equivalent: sister
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Senior sister Karen Allen added: "It's really emotional for us.
Mrs Wilkes works as is a senior sister of ophthalmology at Wye Valley NHS Trust, while Mr Wilkes is a volunteer ambulance car driver for Falck, a patients' transport service provider in Shropshire.
Debi Harris, Carey Ward Senior Sister said; "In addition to jigsaws, colouring books & reading books, which help stimulate brain activity, the Carey Ward team are hoping to raise enough money to purchase iPads and other smart devices on which we can install apps designed to benefit people with dementia."
Speaking to magazine Runner's World, the senior sister called the rules "outdated", and said: "I was quite taken aback when I read that they'd rejected my application.
Senior sister, Rebecca Morris said: "We've had the end of treatment bell put in in Wrexham because Evelyn and her family felt that although Evelyn had her treatment in Alder Hey, they also came here for treatment and they wanted to celebrate with us as well.
ED senior sister Katrina Rees said staff were always encouraged to report violence or aggression.
They include a snap of Dr Robert Wright, consultant cardiologist atJames Cook University Hospital, in the new [pounds sterling]2m cardiac catheter lab with first patient Carole Harris, from Guisborough, and senior sister Andrea Moffitt.
| Staff from Nexus and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead with senior sister Vicky Jobson
Principal Presentation Convent School Rawalpindi Sister Rehana Mehnga, Senior Sister Shameem and Sister Nargis along with the students attended the event.
Senior sister on Ward 2B at the Great North Children's Hospital Allyson Turnbull went out of her way to make the clinical ward feel more like a hotel - even bringing one of the paediatric respiratory consultants breakfast in bed.
Senior sister on Ward 2B at the Great North Children's Hospital, Allyson Turnbull, made sure all members of staff were as comfortable as possible whilst staying on the ward, distributing care packages and laying out towels and blankets on beds.
Illicit The nurse has been a senior sister at the hospital for more than ten years and has enjoyed an exemplary career at others prior to that.

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