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clerk

 [klerk]
an employee who keeps records and does other general office work.
unit clerk (ward clerk) a worker on a nursing unit who schedules patients for prescribed studies, prepares charts for patients, answers the phone on the unit, and handles other general clerical tasks. In some provinces of Canada, ward clerks of certain types of facilities are also trained to transcribe orders. Called also unit secretary.

clerk

verb To take a full history, perform a physical examination, record one’s findings in the patient’s notes, and write a problem list and care plan.
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Daily site visitation and monitoring of all processes with the clerk of the works helps maintain a presence on-site over the course of the investigation and restoration.
1755-78), both in Yorkshire, thought the task of the clerk of the works so crucial to their enterprises that they undertook the job themselves.
The Town of Waitsfield is seeking a qualified Clerk of the Works to represent the Towns interests and oversee the construction of a new 4,700 sf, 2-story, wood-frame, high-performing Town Office building.
He was in charge of assembling the landmark Gardner Chair at its present location on Elm Street and the reconstruction of Riverside Bridge, served as clerk of the works for the Monument Park community bandstand, and helped build the Ovila Case Playground, among many projects.
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Gama Parayson, a former Athol resident, has moved back to his native Haiti to serve as the project's clerk of the works.
Others, such as Jim Herlihy of Herlihy Insurance Group in Worcester, have donated insurance for the vehicle already at the orphanage construction site at Grand Goave, where Britney intended to go to help people 20 miles from her hotel in Port-au-Prince; workers compensation insurance for Kervince Parayson of Athol, a Haitian native serving as clerk of the works for the orphanage; and liability insurance for directors of BeLikeBrit.
FITCHBURG - A Sterling resident who served as clerk of the works on projects for Shrewsbury, Spencer, Sterling and Westminster has been named Fitchburg's new building commissioner.