Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)?

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Bourbonnais:
Get your RN , as an LPN you are more limited in where you can work.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Knoxville:
Cons: We never receive raises, no PTO.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Dickson:
Pros: Interaction with patients, casting, suture and staple removal, post-op care.
Cons: Having to to the same thing daily.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Dunnellon:
"Self enrichment."
Acquired skills in a specialty that is an increasing focus in our society (mental health, substance abuse). Have learned very much about myself and from interaction with clients, realized how I've contributed to their well being.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Beaufort:
Pros: Everything.
Cons: Rude doctors that have bad breath and roaming eyes.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Shreveport:
"That I was not going to get a raise no matter how hard u wor."
Go ahead n get your RN.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Virginia Beach:
"Very Rewarding!"
Pros: Making people feel better about and letting them know that no matter what happens someone loves them and that they have some one there that cares for them no matter what the situation is in their lives.
Cons: Having to see love ones lose their family member they love very much. It is hard sometimes see how people suffer at the end of life.