Provide basic nursing care under the direction of doctors and registered nurses.
Licensed Practical Nurses provide nursing care in a variety of settings, especially long-term care facilities. They monitor patients and maintain records. They work under the direction of registered nurses or doctors. This career requires a license.
|Wages||$24.20 per hour on average|
|Outlook||The outlook is Excellent|
|Education & Training||Vocational training is needed for entry.|
|Related Programs (Current training programs available)|
|On the Job||
|Career Pathways||Therapeutic Services|
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