Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Augusta:
"Salary."
Go back to school.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Knoxville:
Don't cheat yourself worth.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Louisville:
2 be compassionate and have respect and dignity towards your resident, put yourself in the patient shoes.Have empathy.Do as God would do.Treat them as you will treat your love one.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Auburn:
"Patients First."
Make sure you know the growth potential, work environment and that most that work for the company feel satisfied as an employee.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Nashville:
"Know what you want."
If you don't want to work weekends, nights, holidays or rotating schedules, then make sure you work someplace like a clinic or Dr. Office. So many people have come and gone at my job simply because they didn't want to work certain shifts or holidays. Nursing is a 24/7 profession. Sometimes people go into nursing simple for the pay, but it is so much more than just a paycheck.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Chapel Hill:
"Have "Patients""
Always do what is right for the patient and worry about everything else later! Be prepared...A GOOD NURSE IS A PREPARED NURSE!

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Herkimer:
Treat all your patience as if they were your own family, because they are someone's family. Take advantage of any opportunity to further your education.