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Based on 190 responses, the job of Charge Nurse (LPN) has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.61 out of 5. On average, Charge Nurse (LPN)s are highly satisfied with their job.
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Q: What is it like working as a Charge Nurse (LPN)?

March 2015
"Horrible working conditions."
Charge Nurse (LPN):
Pros: My patients and co-workers.
Cons: No raises in 6 years. No incentives. No reviews. Management will not help if we are short staffed. 35 patients to 1 nurse. No support. Residents are allowed to physically and verbally abuse the staff. Old broken equipment. No isolation equipment ever. To much more to list.
May 2015
"It's great."
Charge Nurse (LPN):
Pros: The one on one resident care.
Cons: Poor communication.
June 2015
Charge Nurse (LPN):
Recieve the proper training before working on your own.
August 2015
Charge Nurse (LPN):
Don't was time with lpn school go straight to RNs . In this profession lpn can't advance to any position except pass med.
October 2015
Charge Nurse (LPN):
Pros: The residents. Being able to visit with them when I have time.
Cons: Not having enough time to spend the one on one time with them. Everything is so rush rush anymore with all this new technology. I feel it takes away from the actual human touch/care.
July 2016
"Fast paced, diverse work environment. Stressful at times."
Charge Nurse (LPN):
Pros: The residents and family members. The challenge of the job and pushing myself to learn and excel. I enjoy working with my co workers.
Cons: Feel under paid when I hear about what other nurses are making and the years ive been there. There is no bonus for not missing work. Can be a stressful when call offs and short staffed.
September 2014
"How much paperwork there is."
Charge Nurse (LPN):
Speed comes with experience. Be safe, ask about what you don't know.