What do practical nurses do?

Answer Practical nurses provide professional medical care to those who are hospitalized, visiting the doctor for an annual check up, or living in a nursing home. Practical nurses work directly under regis... Read More »

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What is the job description of licensed practical nurses?

Licensed practical nurses (LPNs) are professionals who provide care to patients that requires only minimal medical training in order to free registered nurses and physicians to handle more advanced... Read More »

How much do practical nurses make a year?

The salaries of licensed practical nurses (LPNs) vary with experience. As of November 2009, those with less than one year of experience made from $25,667 to $36,004 annually. Those with 20 years of... Read More »

Day-to-Day problems faced by Nurses in rendering flawless healthcare services. Things that bother the Nurses?

What bothers me is the rapidly approaching nursing shortage. Our workload and job demands are increasing. Patients in the hospital are sicker than they were even 5 years ago and individual patients... Read More »

What is a practical nursing diploma?

A licensed practical nurse (LPN) is a step below registered nurse (RN). One major difference is that it only takes one year to get an LPN diploma, versus two to four years for RN training. Due to t... Read More »