candy striper


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candy striper

n.
A volunteer worker in a hospital.
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Sites 1-3 (the three peer phone listening services) and Site 4 (the candy stripers) were not significantly different on gender, race, grade, parental residence, extracurricular activities, employment, parents' education, and whether mothers were volunteers.
She worked as a candy striper at Sacred Heart Medical Center during World War II and helped operate the day care center at the Willamette Activity Center in Oakridge during the late 1970s and early 1980s.
Become a counselor for tots at your community center, or suit up candy striper style at a hospital.
Bonnie prepared for her nursing career by using her high school years to volunteer at a nursing home and in a hospital candy striper program.
When I was a teen, I realized that I wanted to make a difference in the health and lives of others, so I became a candy striper at a community hospital in Canada.
Cassidy Cascade), James Earl (Candy Striper), Colton Haynes, Laura Bell Bundy and Jerry O'Connell.
A resident of Shrewsbury most of her life, she enjoyed traveling to her native country, Lithuania, was a volunteer at UMass Medical Center, Worcester, in the registration area and was a candy striper. She also loved to knit.
The simulators don't exactly bowl you over with their realism; even a far-sighted candy striper can tell from across the room that they're mannequins.
In addition to Strong, Stamos and Lautner, other new actors joining the show for Season 2 are James Earl (Candy Striper), Colton Haynes, Laura Bell Bundy and Jerry O'Connell.
FITCHBURG - Gale Hurd got her start in philanthropy many years ago volunteering as a candy striper at Burbank Hospital, but, retired and living in Vermont, she is still involved with the hospital as the driving force behind the opening of the Simonds-Hurd Complementary Care Center.
She had volunteered as a candy striper. She enjoyed golf, Italian cooking, sewing, gardening, travel and spending time with friends.
Besides Stamos and Lautner, other new actors joining the comedy-horror series for Season 2 are James Earl (Candy Striper), Colton Haynes, Cecily Strong, Laura Bell Bundy and Jerry O'Connell.