LVN Job Description

LVN Job Description

May 16th, 2019

Also known as an LPN or Licensed Vocational Nurse, LVNs work in healthcare facilities or patients' homes to provide care.

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We are looking for a kind and passionate LVN to work in healthcare facilities or patients' homes to provide care for them. An LVN's responsibilities include monitoring vital signs, assisting healthcare professionals and consulting patients' families.

To be successful as an LVN you must have a passion for helping others as well as the patience needed to assist difficult patients or family members. A good LVN balances empathy and professional care without compromising either.

LVN Responsibilities:

  • Monitor patients' vital signs.
  • Ensure that patients take their medication.
  • Observe patients' progress throughout treatment.
  • Consult patients' families about the patients' progress.

LVN Requirements:

  • Completed vocational nursing program.
  • Ability to remain calm in stressful situations.
  • Professional conduct at all times.
  • Ability to keep patient information confidential.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

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