licensed practical nurse

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Synonyms for licensed 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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Figueroa when she carried out the duties of a licensed practical nurse without the proper training.
Licensed practical nurses care for residents in many ways.
61-196 indicated that licensed practical nurses (LPNs) were qualified semi-professionals who had completed a prescribed course of formal training and passed their state's licensing examination.
It has advertised the following openings in Roseburg: nursing assistants, licensed practical nurses, registered nurses, geriatrician, primary care providers, psychiatrist, medical support assistants.
The Board may issue a license to practice without examination to any applicant who has been duly licensed as a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse, or is entitled to perform similar services under a different title, according to the laws of another state, territory, the District of Columbia, or a foreign country, if such applicant meets the requirements for licensure in the State of Oklahoma.
The differences between the adaptive competency acquisition of students in licensed practical nurse (LPN) programs and associate degree nurse (ADN) programs were examined in a quasiexperimental study.
She is a 47-year-old licensed practical nurse from Traskwood, a rural area just southeast of Benton.
She tried to return to college to earn a licensed practical nurse degree a decade ago, but two months into the program had to drop out when she was hit by a car.
Upon graduation, students may be eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) for licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).
Perkins Vocational Training Center would like to request bids for a personal service contract to be issued to provide a nursing service/care to our facility by a licensed practical nurse (LPN).
She was a Licensed Practical Nurse and worked at the Knollwood Nursing Home for many years before retiring.
Collaborative Working Relationships: Practice Expectations for the Registered Nurse and the Licensed Practical Nurse
She grew up in Worcester, graduating from Worcester Vocational Technical High School in 1942 and then attending Worcester State where she earned her certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).
She attended Clark University and was also certified as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
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