She marched out of the door and closed it behind her, and there to her great astonishment she found the trained nurse
standing as if she had been listening and, more amazing still--she was laughing.
They've a trained nurse
and everything's been done.
I think when I grow up I'll be a trained nurse
and go with the Red Crosses to the field of battle as a messenger of mercy.
Doctors from town, and a trained nurse
, and enough medicine to kill a dog.
Judge Scott's suggestion of a trained nurse
was indignantly clamoured down by the girls, who themselves undertook the task.
Behind the doctor, a young man (a trained nurse
from the nearest city) gave a disturbed exclamation.
Under ordinary circumstances, after all that I had undergone, I should have been fit for bed and a trained nurse
But I had Raffles with me, and his hand was as steady and as cool as the hand of a trained nurse
. That I know because he turned up the collar of my overcoat for me, for some reason, and buttoned it at the throat.
He had surrounded her with doctors, trained nurses
, massage-women, and even faith-cure companions, but they were useless.
A History of Industrial and Occupational Health Nurses in New South Wales provides a detailed history of the role of the occupational health nurse: what we know today as the registered nurse and previously known as a nursing sister or trained nurse
. It describes three distinct eras of occupational health nursing in New South Wales: the early years (1911-1939), wartime and after (1940-1959) and the rise and fall (1960 onwards).
That the nurse is the distrusted and unsuspecting new woman is arresting in Newman's writing, and may be the key to why in southern literature the trained nurse
is often ignored or treated as anomalous.
As a trained nurse
and a patient, I found this idea so good for patients and a worry less for nurses, to know that your patient was clean, fed and relaxed, to be with someone they knew.