How Much Do LPNs Make an Hour?

An LPN can provide emotional support as well as medical care to a patient.

An LPN can provide emotional support as well as medical care to a patient.

LPN is the professional occupational title used in the majority of states in the U.S., which is the abbreviation for licensed practical nurse. Texas and California refer to this occupation as licensed vocational nurse, but the general requirements and duties are similar to an LPN. These professionals work with registered nurses, physicians and other health care professionals to provide basic care to all types of patients.

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2016 Salary Information for Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

 

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