What is nurse?

  • (verb): Serve as a nurse; care for sick or handicapped people.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on nurse, nurses:

Cape Cod Hospital - History
... Before the founding of the hospital, the Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod formed in 1916 to establish a single nurse in Falmouth, Massachusetts ... the hospital was home to the Cape Cod Hospital School of Nursing, which trained local nurses ... cape and in 1996 that merged with Cape Cod Hospital and the Visiting Nurse Association to form the unified Cape Cod Healthcare organization, currently the parent company ...
American Nurses Credentialing Center - Services - Certification Exams
... nursing Informatics nursing Medical-surgical nursing Nurse Executive (formerly Nursing Administration) Nursing Case Management Nursing Professional ...
L'Infermiera
... Palance and Luciana Paluzzi, also known by the titles I Will If You Will, The Nurse, The Sensuous Nurse and The Secrets of a Sensuous Nurse ...
County Hospital (1932 Film) - Cast
... Himself) Oliver Hardy (Himself) Billy Gilbert as The Doctor May Wallace as Miss Wallace, head nurse Estelle Etterre as Nurse Smith William Austin as Ollies' Roommate Belle Hare as a Nurse Lilyan Irene as a ...
Bureau Of Health Professions - Nursing Recruitment and Retention Programs - Advanced Education Nursing Program
... This program encourages individuals to serve as nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurse midwives, nurse anesthetists, nurse educators, nurse administrators ...

More definitions of "nurse":

  • (noun): A woman who is the custodian of children.
    Synonyms: nanny, nursemaid
  • (noun): One skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician).
  • (verb): Treat carefully.
    Example: "He nursed his injured back by liyng in bed several hours every afternoon"; "He nursed the flowers in his garden and fertilized them regularly"
  • (verb): Try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury.
    Example: "He nursed his cold with Chinese herbs"

Famous quotes containing the word nurse:

    Then England’s ground, farewell. Sweet soil, adieu,
    My mother and my nurse that bears me yet!
    Where e’er I wander, boast of this I can:
    Though banished, yet a true-born Englishman.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness—a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion.
    William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

    The intellectual damn
    Will nurse your half-hurt. Quickly you are well.
    Gwendolyn Brooks (b. 1917)