practical nurse

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Synonyms for practical nurse

a nurse who has enough training to be licensed by a state to provide routine care for the sick

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The fact that a professional or practical nurse may be registered as a direct-entry midwife does not expand the scope of practice of the nurse.
Three types of direct-care jobs in a nursing home include nursing assistants, licensed practical nurses, and nurse assessment coordinators.
The collaboration between Rue Education and NAPNES will build upon proven distance learning strategies that enable practical nurse educators to deliver the theory portion of their programs via Rue's online learning platform.
Ava has over 33 years of experience as a Nurse and is currently responsible for Acute Care; Geriatric Care; Holistic Nursing; as well as supervising other Licensed Practical Nurses.
Scott Law is a licensed practical nurse (LPN) at Heartland Home Health Care and Hospice in Virginia Beach, Va.
Jane was a licensed practical nurse for Assured Nursing Services in Chicopee until her illness.
Ms Doughty has been a union member for more than 20 years, working at Medical College of Philadelphia-Hahnemann University Hospital for that time, as a licensed practical nurse.
A licensed practical nurse performs selected nursing activities under the direction of a licensed professional nurse, a physician or dentist.
If you are a Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) willing to volunteer, please call (571) 226-8221, - 8223 or -8224.
A registered practical nurse (RPN) is a position that's been in consistent demand over the last several years, and as the baby boomer generation plans to transition into retirement, it appears it will stay that way.
After completion of the program, all 'passing' trainees will be awarded with a Practical Nurse Certificate from BMC.
It is given to a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse each month to recognize their exemplary efforts in delivering exceptional patient care.
Tatayana Karadobrii received Goodwill's Outstanding Achievement Award for her persistence and dedication in studying to become a licensed practical nurse.
Presently the Aboriginal Practical Nurse program at NorQuest's Wetaskiwin campus has 10 students enrolled, none of whom are Aboriginal.
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