LVN Job Description

A Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) is responsible for providing care to patients in medical institutions or private homes. They are considered medical professionals and are normally hired on a private basis.

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We are seeking an LVN who displays characteristics of professionalism and compassion. The ideal candidate loves working with people and is passionate about high-quality patient care. They will be adaptable and have the ability to remain calm in stressful situations. The person for this position will be required to work with a variety of patients and their family members and will require strong interpersonal skills to be successful in this role.


An LVN earns an average hourly rate of $22.11.


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