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staff

 [staf]
1. a wooden rod or rodlike structure.
2. a grooved director used as a guide for the knife in lithotomy.
3. the professional personnel of a health care facility or agency.
staff of Aesculapius see aesculapius.
attending staff the corps of attending physicians and surgeons of a hospital.
consulting staff specialists associated with a hospital and acting in an advisory capacity to the attending staff.
house staff the resident physicians and surgeons of a hospital.
staff mix a term in the nursing minimum data set, defined as the combination of all caregivers participating in nursing care for an individual patient or client.

at·tend·ing staff

physicians and surgeons who are members of a hospital staff and regularly see their patients at the hospital; may also supervise and teach house staff, fellows, and medical students.

at·tend·ing staff

(ă-tend'ing staf)
Physicians and surgeons who are members of a hospital staff and regularly see their patients at the hospital; may also supervise and teach house staff, fellows, and medical students.

attending staff

The group of physicians and surgeons who have privileges to practice at a hospital.
See also: staff
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With a known SAM patient, the anesthesiologist, surgeon or procedure physician will institute their sedation plan and order the SAM assessment and monitoring protocol to be followed by attending staff for this patient.
I was willing to pay the charges in full but I was told by the attending staff that even if I have paid, the money will not be returned to me in cash after the BD35 has been waived.
the arriving Roadsters were welcomed home by attending staff.
On the contrary; so long as one refrains from drinking directly from the fountain as I was tempted to, the attending staff last Sunday were quite enthusiastic about guests trying everything.
However it has been demonstrated that factors such as pain, lights, sounds, attending staff activities and stress may disturb the patient's rest.
Mandavia, attending staff physicianat Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles.
They said that, even though we had qualified in this area, if we wanted to work at Ysbyty Gwynedd, we would basically be able to do so only as attending staff or on a voluntary basis.
John's roles include attending staff family funerals, and providing a service for any players who feel they need to have a prayer said for them or need support.
Results outside these limits should be called to the attention of the attending staff since changes in warfarin dosage or other measures may be indicated.
Make certain elevators are sized to accommodate a stretcher and two to three attending staff.
He is working each week with a mentor iii his discipline and is attending staff development opportunities and every open college meeting we have held.
Fortunately, the attending staff were careful to point out that student attendance at abortions was purely voluntary.