Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)?

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in Beeville:
"Wish I knew then what I know now."
If you are able to and want to get your rn. Go soon. One you have kids it is much harder.

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in Los Angeles:
"Under staffed."
Pros: 3 day work week. Accruing PTO.
Cons: Under staffed. No relief for short staffing.

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in Hillsboro:
"Tough Field."
Experience the diffrent types of Nursing out there before makig a solid commitment.

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in Temecula:
Pros: Supposed to have flexible hours/schedule.
Cons: No benefits, no sick time or vacation.

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in Los Angeles:
"Cases are fine, but company doesn't pay the nurse's true wor."
Pros: Flexibility.
Cons: Poor payrates. Stress.

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in San Diego:
"Stay strong."
Being a nurse you're going to have to develop thick skin. Dont take anything personal. Always beware of your surroundings. Be patient with your patients. Some things you're just going to learn out in the field and remember you wont always be the new grad.

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in Oxnard:
"Not supportive to nurses."
Pros: The patients I meet.
Cons: Low pay, no sick pay, no paid vacations or benefits.