ward sister


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ward sister

A female nurse who manages a ward in the UK; charge nurse.
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She said: "My day job is as a ward sister at the Maelor, so I'm very familiar with the medical world.
"As a Ward Sister you are trying to keep patients safe but also to make a decent working environment for nurses.
As the doctor walked up the corridor with a nurse she said 'isn't Mrs Brown taking a long time to die?' I heard her loud and clear so I went to find her but the ward sister got to her first.
I prefer to use the title of Ward Sister because I feel that the title sums up my role; I belong to the ward and the ward belongs to me, with ultimate responsibility for its well-being and safe functioning.
Its report reveals a drop of nearly 12% of experienced staff including, ward sisters, community matrons and specialist nurses between 2010 and 2013.
Which Holby City star is leaving after 12 years as ward sister Chrissie Williams?
Mr Cameron also emphasised the need for leadership on wards, saying people wanted to see a figure of authority, whether they were called matron, ward sister or team leader.
Hayley joined Heartlands Hospital's ward 11, which looks after emergency surgery patients, working under the supervision of ward sister Tracey Tillotson.
But, she had a fierce ward sister who would tear a strip of anyone who left a speck of dust, or whose starched uniform was even vaguely crumpled.
Smoking Bullet is from the second litter of Aggies Vixen (Greenpark Fox - Ward Sister), a smallish 56-pounder who won at Tralee in 29.60sec.
And the ward sister who reported the allegations of abuse at Argyll and Bute Hospital, in Lochgilphead, has been on sick leave since.