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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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PLANS: Alf as clerk of works at Coventry Cathedral CROSS: Alf Cleugh outside Coventry Cathedral, which he used to visit regularly after helping to build more than 50 years ago
We work closely with the Clerk of Works at St Paul's to ensure that any repairs are completed sympathetically and with little or no disruption so that its history and beauty can still be enjoyed.
Mr Jenkins, 52, was the clerk of works on the school building site.
Paul's most faithful servants - the Clerk of Works to the celebrated architect, Sir Christopher Wren.
Contract:Dacorum borough council is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified clerk of works to act on the behalf of the council (the client) for the following sites: project 1: martindale, hp1 2qs - 65 units (planning reference 4/01587/16/mfa) project 2: northend garage site, hemel hempstead - 4 x 2 bed and 2 x 1 bed (planning reference 4/02647/17/ful) and westerdale garage site, hemel hempstead - 6 x 2 bed units (planning reference 4/02649/17/ful) project 3: stationers place, london road, hemel hempstead - 8 x 1 bed flats & 18 x 2 bed flats (planning reference (4/03344/15/mfa)
After receiving her letter in 1956, the Chief Clerk of Works had the work done 48 hours later.
Peter Rodriguez, the company's clerk of works, said: "Every year when we carry out these essential tree removal works we get calls from members of the public who are alarmed that we may be removing trees and destroying wildlife habitats.
He has a BSc (Hons) degree in building surveying and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Building and the Institute of Clerk of Works.
He was made clerk of works on the construction of the Liver Building in 1908 at the age of just 21.
In 1967, Mr Caldwell was employed as a clerk of works for Cardiff City Council.
Mark - a clerk of works with Fife Council - yesterday vowed to make legal history by taking his case to Strasbourg in an attempt to block the "preposterous" payments.
Contract notice: employers agent and clerk of works services for a section 106 contract at marston moretaine