Licensed Practical Nurse Job Description
The following is a full job description for Licensed Practical Nurse. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Licensed Practical Nurse along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Licensed Practical Nurse is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Licensed Practical Nurse - Home Care, Licensed Practical Nurse - Outpatient Clinic, Licensed Practical Nurse - Occupational Health, Licensed Practical Nurse - Nursing Home, Licensed Practical Nurse - Medical Management, Licensed Practical Nurse - Long-Term Care, Staff Nurse - RN - Occupational Health, Nurse Recruiter, Nurse Practitioner
Requirements and Responsibilities For Licensed Practical Nurse
Administers nursing care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Participates in the implementation and evaluation of patient care. Ensures the health, comfort and safety of patients. Requires a high school diploma and certification as a licensed practical nurse. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a registered nurse or supervisor.
Also Referred to as: LPN, Licensed Vocational Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, LVN
Similar Jobs:  Licensed Practical Nurse - Home Care, Licensed Practical Nurse - Outpatient Clinic, Licensed Practical Nurse - Occupational Health, Licensed Practical Nurse - Nursing Home, Licensed Practical Nurse - Medical Management, Licensed Practical Nurse - Long-Term Care, Staff Nurse - RN - Occupational Health, Nurse Recruiter, Nurse Practitioner
Level of Education:  Licensed Practical Nurse Salaries with a High School Diploma or Technical Certificate, Licensed Practical Nurse Salaries with an Associate's Degree, Licensed Practical Nurse Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Licensed Practical Nurse Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Licensed Practical Nurse Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Categories:  Healthcare -- Nursing
Industries:  Business Services, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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