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English definition of “staff nurse”

staff nurse

noun [C] uk   UK us  
a person who works in a hospital taking care of the ill and injured and whose rank is below that of a sisterDoctors and health workers generally
(Definition of staff nurse from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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