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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Communicating with residents' families is another part of a licensed practical nurse's job.
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.
Prescribe standards for educational programs preparing persons for licensure as a registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, or certification as an advanced unlicensed assistant.
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.
It is given to a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse each month to recognize their outstanding efforts in delivering exceptional patient care.
She was a Licensed Practical Nurse and worked at the Knollwood Nursing Home for many years before retiring.
It is given to a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse each month to recognize their exemplary efforts in delivering exceptional patient care.
Vincent Hospital in the pediatrics department as a licensed practical nurse and later in their health office before retiring.
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.
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).
Collaborative Working Relationships: Practice Expectations for the Registered Nurse and the Licensed Practical Nurse
First training program for geriatric nursing assistants (intended to create a level of nursing between a nurse's aide and a licensed practical nurse) approved, with funding coming from the Federal Manpower Development Training Act.
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