NOSOCOMI, civil law. Persons who have the management and care of hospitals for paupers. Clef Lois Rom. mot Administrateurs.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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They employed orderlies or nosocomi; a derivative of the original Greek/Latin 'nosocomial' meaning 'hospital' recently better associated to the term 'nosocomial infection' or 'HAI'.
Durante el imperio romano, la enfermeria progresa como organizacion, se menciona a los nosocomi que ejercian la labor de enfermeria en los hospitales militares.