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A person, often a family member, who stays by the bedside of a patient of any age who requires mechanical ventilation, and guards for equipment malfunctions or other problems

babysitter

 A person, often an intelligent family member, who stays by the bedside of a Pt requiring mechanical ventilation, and guards for equipment malfunctions or other problems
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Cerete advirtio que las madres tambien deben estar al pendiente de las personas con las que vive la baby-sitter, ya que muchas veces detras del esposo, del hermano, del primo o del amigo, puede haber un abusador sexual.
Baby-sitters, in turn, are taught to administer ``time outs'' - placing children in a quiet, safe area - instead of spanking.
In a separate but related case, Beason on Monday also convicted Lafata of attempted witness intimidation for calling the home of the baby-sitter three months after her daughter's death, Cromer said.
Scholastic also said that it plans to reissue new paperback editions of the original The Baby-sitters Club books from April 2010, starting with Kristy's Great Idea and Claudia and the Phantom Phone Calls, followed by The Truth About Stacey in June, with more titles in autumn 2010.
But good baby-sitters are hard to find in Tinseltown, so Kevin Costner and Don Johnson, who both split with their wives last year, had to take their kids along to the premiere of their new film, Tin Cup.
Sometimes, animal parents use baby-sitters to help care for their young.
In the feature film arena, SE has produced the critically-acclaimed movies The Baby-sitters Club, The Indian in the Cupboard, Tuck Everlasting, The Mighty and is currently adapting the best-selling Philip Pullman trilogy, His Dark Materials, for the big screen with New Line Cinema and recently released Clifford's Really Big Movie with Warner Bros.
In What To Expect Baby-Sitters Handbook, Heidi Murkoff informatively surveys over sixty questions that responsible baby-sitters tend to ask most, ranging from daily routines and feeding, to safety and play-date activities.
Individuals can also perform checks on potential household workers, nannies, baby-sitters and employees of small businesses.
DRAGONS' Den star Duncan Bannatyne has claimed his ex-wife "prefers to leave the children with paid baby-sitters than me".
Moms and baby-sitters crowd makeshift seating by a boxing ring to watch kids elsewhere in the center.
The movie also stars Kevin Kilner ("Smart House"), Vanessa Zima ("Ulee's Gold," "The Baby-Sitters Club"), Rich Little, and Alexandra Paul ("Baywatch").