registered nurse

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n registered nurse a graduate nurse who has passed examinations for registration
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Quotations

  • William Shakespeare
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    “O comfort-killing night, image of hell, dim register and notary of shame, black stage for tragedies and murders fell, vast sin-concealing chaos, nurse of blame!”

Usage

In literature:

Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity or registering wrongs.
"Jane Eyre" by Charlotte Bronte
America has 8000 registered Red Cross nurses and scores of thousands are in training for aids.
"Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights" by Kelly Miller
I repeated my offer to pay her at the going prices for registered nurses with a one-month guarantee, paid in advance.
"Highways in Hiding" by George Oliver Smith
She sat in her own room with her feet over the register and munched caramels and nursed her grievance all the afternoon.
"The Governess" by Julie M. Lippmann
Tim followed me, nursing his cash register as if it had been a baby, a very heavy and awkwardly shaped baby.
"Gossamer" by George A. Birmingham
Life is too short to be spent in nursing animosities, or in registering wrongs.
"Life and Literature" by J. Purver Richardson
He wanted to say all of this, and he wanted to take back his 64-bit register and nurse it back to health.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
Only registered nurses are accepted.
"Nurses' Papers on Tuberculosis :" by Various
A Register of Nurses, duly certified as competent, would, it was argued, be a protection against impostors.
"The Life of Florence Nightingale vol. 2 of 2" by Edward Tyas Cook
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In news:

Are you an experienced Critical Care Registered Nurse who is interested in having more career options.
She spent 40 years as a registered nurse in Rockford, and began writing upon retirement.
Travel RN / Registered Nurse.
Next week, registered nurses are expected to vote at Providence too.
A registered nurse teaches a diabetic patient how to draw her own insulin injections ( John Moore, Getty Images ).
Gillespie , 83, registered nurse, died on Monday (Aug 20, 2012) at Via Christi St Francis Regional Medical Center in Wichita.
Klein, a registered nurse, sat back and listened as the 14 participants — most of them brand-new or soon-to-be grandparents — called out their answers.
Emilie Beck has been a registered nurse for 37 years.
Today's column is written by Trish Walker, a registered nurse with Sutter Coast Home Care.
According to a hospital press release, Mitchell has extensive experience as an intensive care registered nurse, specializing in post-operative cardiac surgery.
Registered Nurse Telemetry on 3rd Floor Full Time (Job Number: 124875).
In partnership with Mollen Immunization Clinics, it's also offering an expanded menu of immunizations by registered nurses through Nov 15.
HOWARDS GROVE, Wis. Lakeland College and Columbia College of Nursing have formed a partnership to increase the number of registered nurses in anticipation of a pending nursing shortage.
Margaret Shaffer, left, a registered nurse at Chambersburg (Pa.) Hospital, speaks Saturday with Cathy Layton of Chambersburg in Layton¿s room at the hospital's new King Street addition.
Medical Surgical Registered Nurse.
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