full shift

full shift

A UK term for a (hospital) work shift which divides the total working week into definitive time blocks, with doctors or other staff rotating around the shift pattern. Doctors work for the whole duty period, except for natural breaks; juniors are rostered for duty periods of up to 13 hours.
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Our boys will have put in a full shift before having to drive to Alloa.
A 10-ton chiller operating one full shift per day reportedly could pay for itself in energy savings within three years.
In an announcement, the nurses' branch of the civil servants' union Pasydy, said that following the recent cabinet decision concerning doctors working at the A&Es, it was "imperative" that the government also look into the possibility of restoring the full shift allowances to nursing staff working in the same departments "as a minimum indication of the recognition and appreciation of their difficult task".
All versions come with a rechargeable battery that can be charged inside or outside the printer and was designed to last a full shift for most use cases.
The Lambourn handler - almost certain to be crowned champion trainer again when the jumps campaign ends on Saturday - is represented by Top Ville Ben in the opening Murrayshall Hotel And Golf Courses Novices' Hurdle and Full Shift in the All New Discovery River Tay Handicap Chase.
Other senior chasers expected to flourish over shorter trips are Josses Hill, Vaniteux, L'Ami Serge and Full Shift, who were involved at Cheltenham in March, while henderson would love to see Close Touch come back to what he's capable of.
Perhaps it is time for the "Special One" to ask Paul Pogba to put a full shift in for his PS290,000 a week wages?
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The problem is that when you get home at night after a full shift and all the other stuff we have to do around the home, you feel knackered.
A past appearance at the Festival is also a must which leaves us with a shortlist of Fingal Bay, Sew On Target, Kings Lad, Quincy Des Pictons and Full Shift.
2-amp hour battery for full shift use, 110-volt battery charger is included with each lifter.
And I would go through every operational process without compressing time in a typical 'Gemba' walk by shadowing nurses and doctors for a full shift.