English version

nurse practitioner

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishnurse practitionerˌnurse pracˈtitioner noun [countable]  a nurse who is trained to do some of the work that is usually done by a doctor
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nurse practitionerThompson is an obstetrics-gynecology nurse practitioner at Central Texas Planned Parenthood.We now have a new healthcare worker -- a psychiatric nurse practitioner.Opportunities for the development of clinical and managerial skills, with a clearer role for the specialist nurse practitioner and adviser.Visions of the nurse practitioner of the future are ambitious and exciting.
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