Licensed Vocational Nurses practice under the direction of a licensed Physician or Registered Nurse and are trained to perform services requiring technical and manual nursing skills to provide basic nursing services which include the following:
Uses and practices basic assessment (data collection), participates in planning, executes interventions in accordance with the care plan or treatment plan, and contributes to evaluation of individualized interventions related to the care plan or treatment plan.
Provides direct patient/client care
Performs basic nursing services
Applies communication skills in patient care and education
Participates in patient education to promote self-care skills
Licensed Vocational Nurses are employed in a variety of health care settings that include:
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