I Am a Lpn

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 36 People

    KKfromvine KKfromvine
    22-25, F
    Mar 17, 2015

    I Am Also An Lpn

    I need help, just started a new job in a long term facility and I am overwhelmed. I have 30 people to give meds and treatments to and all the charting and paper work that goes with it. they really frown on over time but its impossible to get everything done in 8 hrs
    nurse51 nurse51
    7 Responses Jun 2, 2009

    AS a LPN for 30 plus years have seen

    and experenced many changes, but most of all an rewarding carrer. Also can support others and new grads this part of my'carrer want to encourge and enpower others.
    suntop suntop
    61-65, M
    Apr 23, 2014

    Experienced Nurse

    I am an LPN and have been for 26 years. Up until the last 2 years I have always felt very rewarded in my job. Now, I feel so stressed and disatisfied. To me, I feel that the job is no longer rewarding. The patients and their families have been rude and demanding. I am confused at...
    Pamela61 Pamela61
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Sep 10, 2007

    Sick Of Ppl Underestimating The Lpn

    I am an lpn in Canada and I am not sure what the scope of practice is other places but where I am from I am a full scope lpn!! Meaning the only thing the rn can do that I can't as a lpn is literally push the Iv med straight through the lock where I have to hang it from a mini bag...
    Nursejennifer98765 Nursejennifer98765
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2013

    I Am An Lpn Of 35 Years.

    My license has been good to me, as I have been to it.  For years, I have done just about every thing there is to do as an LPN.  From ICU to med surg, to newborn nursery, to surgery.  I have gotten tired of the rat race and added stress, so i decided  to go to long term care...
    paintedlegend1 paintedlegend1
    2 Responses Feb 11, 2011

    yes I AM a nurse, Licensed practicing NURSE.

    I hate when people say we are not because we are not RN. there is different types of nursing!
    deejaymum deejaymum
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 10, 2015
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