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: "Outside the room, the ward sister told me: 'He is a bit better this morning but we haven't given him his breakfast.
The Minister was addressing a delegation of approximately 100 Ward Sisters, Charge Nurses and District Nursing Sisters/Team Leaders during their annual conference where he highlighted that their profession not only delivers complex care but most importantly is a profession which places the patient at the centre.
Its report reveals a drop of nearly 12% of experienced staff including, ward sisters, community matrons and specialist nurses between 2010 and 2013.
A patient has his blood pressure checked by apprentice Hayley Hope, supervised by 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.
John is pictured with Ward Sister Wendy Parry on the right and his wife Linda on the left with the nursing team in the background.
Amanda, 45, said: "I was told by a ward sister she probably contracted MRSA when she had a feeding tube removed.
Within a year every ward sister will have control over ward staffing budgets, worth as much as GBP800,000 a year.
And the ward sister who reported the allegations of abuse at Argyll and Bute Hospital, in Lochgilphead, has been on sick leave since.
Dead Simple features an all-star cast led by Tina Hobley, who played ward sister Chrissie Williams in BBC 1's Holby City.