Medical Dictionary

district nurse


district nurse

noun dis·trict nurse \ˌdis-trikt-\

Definition of DISTRICT NURSE

British :  a qualified nurse who is employed by a local authority to visit and treat patients in their own homes—compare visiting nurse
February 27, 2015
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