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Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Care for ill, injured, or convalescing patients or persons with disabilities in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, private homes, group homes, and similar institutions.

Salary Breakdown

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Average

$51,670

ANNUAL

$24.84

HOURLY

Entry Level

$44,310

ANNUAL

$21.3

HOURLY

Mid Level

$51,515

ANNUAL

$24.77

HOURLY

Expert Level

$58,720

ANNUAL

$28.23

HOURLY


Program Recommendations

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Chandler-Gilbert (MCCCD)

Practical Nursing

Education

Associate's degree

Gateway (MCCCD)

Fast Track Practical Nursing

Education

Associate's degree

Glendale (MCCCD)

Practical Nursing

Education

Associate's degree

Mesa (MCCCD)

Practical Nursing

Education

Associate's degree

Paradise Valley (MCCCD)

Practical Nursing

Education

Associate's degree

Scottsdale (MCCCD)

Practical Nursing

Education

Associate's degree


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

95

Current Available Jobs

9,550

Projected job openings through 2024


Top Expected Tasks

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Medicine and Dentistry

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

Psychology

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Therapy and Counseling

SKILL

Service Orientation

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Monitoring

ABILITY

Speech Clarity

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity


Job Opportunities

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

  • Licensed Practical Nurse - West Valley Hiring Event
    Vascular Institute    Phoenix, AZ 85015
     Posted about 13 hours    

    Advanced Wound Institute has recently expanded and we're looking to add to our team. Advanced Wound Institute specializes in advanced wound therapies. These therapies take a more comprehensive approach to treat the wound, utilizing advanced technologies including collagen, biological dressings, platelet-derived growth factors, silver products, negative pressure wound therapy, and skin substitute products. These advanced therapies are able to provide a unique solution for patients and physicians experiencing difficult-to-treat wounds.

    We are growing and are seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse PRN to work 12 - 24 hours per week. Our clinic hours are Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm. The ideal candidate will be flexible commuting between both the Gilbert & Phoenix facilities with Phoenix being the main facility.

    Job 2: Requirements (limited to 150 words)
    Record a patient’s medical history accurately
    Take and record measurements of blood pressure, temperature, heart rate etc.
    Observe patients under treatment to identify progress, side-effects of medications etc.
    Administer injections, prescribed medications, clean and dress wounds and assist with other basic medical care tasks
    Collect samples for lab testing as assigned
    Provide emotional and psychological support when needed
    Communicate with patients’ family or friends to provide advice, comfort and release instructions


    Seniority Level

    Some work experience (up to 5 years, non-manager)

    Field of Interest

    Health Sciences

    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Clinical Nurse - Surgery
    Phoenix Children's Hospital    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 6 days    

    Clinical Nurse - Surgery

    Position Details

    Department:PCH-MAIN | Surgery East

    Category:Nursing

    Location:Phoenix

    Posting #:529837

    Date Posted:10/1/2020

    Employee Type:Regular

    Position Summary

    Posting Note:SIGN ON BONUS for those qualified candidates who are hired with PCH based on years of experience!!! Recruiter will share bonus information/qualifications during interview. Position is in our outpatient surgery unit; mostly ENT; dental, endo and other misc procedures. Position requires ONE year of Operating Room experience, inpatient or outpatient operating room experience. NO weekends, holidays or nights!!! No new grads, please.

    This position will work in collaboration with the healthcare team, patient and family to promote patient health through delivery of professional nursing care appropriate to patients age and condition as documented in the nursing and medical plans of care in accordance with evidence-based nursing and patient care practice standards and hospital goals, values and regulatory standards.

    PCH Values

    + Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team

    + Excellence in clinical care, service and communication

    + Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals

    + Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future

    + Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best in the most cost-effective way.

    Position Duties

    + Completes nursing assessment of patient conditions consistent with age and condition, including physical, psychological, social, developmental, and educational factors, to determine initial level of compliance with treatment plan per policy and unit guidelines. Performs ongoing patient and family assessments and identifies variations from diagnoses.

    + Continually evaluates patient responses to care, teaching, and discharge plans. Documents patient progress in appropriate charts and shares observations and assessment outcomes with healthcare team and families to ensure timely communication and understanding of patient health status, progress, and ongoing needs.

    + Contributes to team effort by accomplishing required activities within established parameters to ensure compliance with all applicable medication, storage and documentation standards, regulations, and requirements.

    + Provides orientation to the unit, hospital systems, and processes to patients and family members to ensure familiarity with unit’s policies and requirements.

    + Supervises patient care activities of assigned team members and delegates activities appropriate to knowledge, skill, and competency. Provides timely feedback and review of care delivery to ensure maintenance of patient safety, infection control procedures, therapeutic environment, and team members’ performance level, maintaining confidentiality as appropriate.

    + Works collaboratively with patient care team and family members to establish and implement plan of care to ensure coordination of activities and ongoing communication of patient health status. Participates in patient care rounds and patient care conferences as appropriate.

    + Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.

    Phoenix Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, or other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Phoenix Children’s also provides aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Clinical Nurse - Surgery
    Phoenix Children's Hospital    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 6 days    

    Clinical Nurse - Surgery

    Position Details

    Department:PCH-MAIN | Surgery Main

    Category:Nursing

    Location:Phoenix

    Posting #:364453

    Date Posted:2/22/2021

    Employee Type:Regular

    Position Summary

    Posting Note:SIGN ON BONUS for those qualified candidates who are hired with PCH based on years of experience!!! Recruiter will share bonus information/qualifications during interview. We care for surgical patients in all specialties, including General, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Cardiac, Transplant, ENT, Plastics, and Urology. We are a Level I Trauma program. Responsibilities include functioning in the OR Circulating role. OR experience required. Pediatric OR experience, Level I Trauma experience, Pediatric Cardiac experience and CNOR certification preferred. #PCHCB

    This position will work in collaboration with the healthcare team, patient and family to promote patient health through delivery of professional nursing care appropriate to patients age and condition as documented in the nursing and medical plans of care in accordance with evidence-based nursing and patient care practice standards and hospital goals, values and regulatory standards.

    PCH Values

    + Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team

    + Excellence in clinical care, service and communication

    + Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals

    + Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future

    + Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best in the most cost-effective way.

    Position Duties

    + Completes nursing assessment of patient conditions consistent with age and condition, including physical, psychological, social, developmental, and educational factors, to determine initial level of compliance with treatment plan per policy and unit guidelines. Performs ongoing patient and family assessments and identifies variations from diagnoses.

    + Continually evaluates patient responses to care, teaching, and discharge plans. Documents patient progress in appropriate charts and shares observations and assessment outcomes with healthcare team and families to ensure timely communication and understanding of patient health status, progress, and ongoing needs.

    + Contributes to team effort by accomplishing required activities within established parameters to ensure compliance with all applicable medication, storage and documentation standards, regulations, and requirements.

    + Provides orientation to the unit, hospital systems, and processes to patients and family members to ensure familiarity with unit’s policies and requirements.

    + Supervises patient care activities of assigned team members and delegates activities appropriate to knowledge, skill, and competency. Provides timely feedback and review of care delivery to ensure maintenance of patient safety, infection control procedures, therapeutic environment, and team members’ performance level, maintaining confidentiality as appropriate.

    + Works collaboratively with patient care team and family members to establish and implement plan of care to ensure coordination of activities and ongoing communication of patient health status. Participates in patient care rounds and patient care conferences as appropriate.

    + Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.

    Phoenix Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, or other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Phoenix Children’s also provides aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Vascular Access Clinical Nurse
    Phoenix Children's Hospital    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 6 days    

    Vascular Access Clinical Nurse

    Position Details

    Department:PCH-MAIN | Vascular Access Service

    Category:Nursing

    Location:Phoenix

    Posting #:541135

    Date Posted:12/17/2020

    Employee Type:Regular

    Position Summary

    Posting Note:PCH is looking for a Vascular Access nurse to work across the hospital to insert PICC/ Midlines, as well as ultra sound guided lines; blood draws, and change ports. This position is a NIGHT shift, 6 PM - 6:30 AM; the incumbent must be highly motivated to work independently throughout the hospital. This position is part of a highly specialized team of nurses who we depend on to ensure the children are well taken care of when inserting specialized IVs and/or ports. MUST be an experienced vascular access, ICU, CVICU nurse with strong problem solving and critical thinking skills. Incumbent will be working closely with providers regarding orders. NO NEW GRADS, please.

    This position will work in collaboration with the healthcare team, patient and family to promote patient health through delivery of professional nursing care appropriate to patients age and condition as documented in the nursing and medical plans of care in accordance with evidence-based nursing and patient care practice standards and hospital goals, values and regulatory standards.

    PCH Values

    + Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team

    + Excellence in clinical care, service and communication

    + Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals

    + Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future

    + Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best in the most cost-effective way.

    Position Duties

    + Completes nursing assessment of patient conditions consistent with age and condition, including physical, psychological, social, developmental, and educational factors, to determine initial level of compliance with treatment plan per policy and unit guidelines. Performs ongoing patient and family assessments and identifies variations from diagnoses.

    + Continually evaluates patient responses to care, teaching, and discharge plans. Documents patient progress in appropriate charts and shares observations and assessment outcomes with healthcare team and families to ensure timely communication and understanding of patient health status, progress, and ongoing needs.

    + Contributes to team effort by accomplishing required activities within established parameters to ensure compliance with all applicable medication, storage and documentation standards, regulations, and requirements.

    + Provides orientation to the unit, hospital systems, and processes to patients and family members to ensure familiarity with unit’s policies and requirements.

    + Supervises patient care activities of assigned team members and delegates activities appropriate to knowledge, skill, and competency. Provides timely feedback and review of care delivery to ensure maintenance of patient safety, infection control procedures, therapeutic environment, and team members’ performance level, maintaining confidentiality as appropriate.

    + Works collaboratively with patient care team and family members to establish and implement plan of care to ensure coordination of activities and ongoing communication of patient health status. Participates in patient care rounds and patient care conferences as appropriate.

    + Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.

    Phoenix Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, or other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Phoenix Children’s also provides aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • LPN Licensed Practical Nurse LPN Traveler
    Life Care    Payson, AZ 85541
     Posted 8 days    

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    This is a unique opportunity for full-time professionals to work three 12-hour shifts. We’ll pay for travel to and from Payson and two days of lodging. We’re just 90 minutes from Central Phoenix. Come enjoy the beautiful and cool Rim Country of Arizona and earn a competitive wage with great benefits. Day and Night shifts available.

    Come and grow with us! We are affiliated with Life Care Centers of America, which is a privately owned 47-year industry leader in healthcare with more than 200 locations across the U.S. We are currently seeking a qualified Licensed Practical Nurse to add to our team of professionals. We believe that every job in our company plays a vital role in our continued growth and commitment to provide quality patient care. We believe in providing our associates with opportunities to help them reach their maximum potential through working with strong multidisciplinary teams. We invites you to come and join our growing team.

    As an important member of our interdisciplinary team, the LPN delivers quality nursing care to patients through interpersonal contact and provides care and services to allow patients to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards. . Your role will involve monitoring and reporting changes in the patient’s condition. On a daily basis you must be able to assign duties, instruct, and provide clinical supervision to C N As.

    Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements:

    * Must have graduated from an accredited LPN program

    * Must be currently licensed/registered in applicable State. Must maintain an active Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) license in good standing throughout employment.

    * One (1) year geriatric nursing experience preferred

    * Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.

    Specific Job Requirements:

    * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action

    * Must be able to knowledgeably and competently deliver quality nursing care to patients

    * Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients

    An Equal Opportunity Employer


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • LPN Licensed Practical Nurse
    Life Care    Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
     Posted 8 days    

    Come and grow with us! We are affiliated with Life Care Centers of America, which is a privately owned 47-year industry leader in healthcare with more than 200 locations across the U.S. We are currently seeking a qualified Licensed Practical Nurse to add to our team of professionals. We believe that every job in our company plays a vital role in our continued growth and commitment to provide quality patient care. We believe in providing our associates with opportunities to help them reach their maximum potential through working with strong multidisciplinary teams. We invites you to come and join our growing team.

    As an important member of our interdisciplinary team, the LPN delivers quality nursing care to patients through interpersonal contact and provides care and services to allow patients to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards. . Your role will involve monitoring and reporting changes in the patient’s condition. On a daily basis you must be able to assign duties, instruct, and provide clinical supervision to C N As.

    Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements:

    * Must have graduated from an accredited LPN program
    * Must be currently licensed/registered in applicable State. Must maintain an active Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) license in good standing throughout employment.
    * One (1) year geriatric nursing experience preferred
    * Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.
    Specific Job Requirements:

    * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action
    * Must be able to knowledgeably and competently deliver quality nursing care to patients
    * Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients
    An Equal Opportunity Employer


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • LPN Licensed Practical Nurse
    Life Care    Chandler, AZ 85286
     Posted 8 days    

    Come and grow with us! We are affiliated with Life Care Centers of America, which is a privately owned 47-year industry leader in healthcare with more than 200 locations across the U.S. We are currently seeking a qualified Licensed Practical Nurse to add to our team of professionals. We believe that every job in our company plays a vital role in our continued growth and commitment to provide quality patient care. We believe in providing our associates with opportunities to help them reach their maximum potential through working with strong multidisciplinary teams. We invites you to come and join our growing team.

    As an important member of our interdisciplinary team, the LPN delivers quality nursing care to patients through interpersonal contact and provides care and services to allow patients to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards. . Your role will involve monitoring and reporting changes in the patient’s condition. On a daily basis you must be able to assign duties, instruct, and provide clinical supervision to C N As.

    Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements:

    * Must have graduated from an accredited LPN program

    * Must be currently licensed/registered in applicable State. Must maintain an active Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) license in good standing throughout employment.

    * One (1) year geriatric nursing experience preferred

    * Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.

    Specific Job Requirements:

    * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action

    * Must be able to knowledgeably and competently deliver quality nursing care to patients

    * Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients

    An Equal Opportunity Employer


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • LPN Licensed Practical Nurse
    Life Care    Glendale, AZ 85304
     Posted 8 days    

    Come and grow with us! We are affiliated with Life Care Centers of America, which is a privately owned 47-year industry leader in healthcare with more than 200 locations across the U.S. We are currently seeking a qualified Licensed Practical Nurse to add to our team of professionals. We believe that every job in our company plays a vital role in our continued growth and commitment to provide quality patient care. We believe in providing our associates with opportunities to help them reach their maximum potential through working with strong multidisciplinary teams. We invites you to come and join our growing team.

    As an important member of our interdisciplinary team, the LPN delivers quality nursing care to patients through interpersonal contact and provides care and services to allow patients to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards. . Your role will involve monitoring and reporting changes in the patient’s condition. On a daily basis you must be able to assign duties, instruct, and provide clinical supervision to C N As.

    Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements:

    * Must have graduated from an accredited LPN program

    * Must be currently licensed/registered in applicable State. Must maintain an active Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) license in good standing throughout employment.

    * One (1) year geriatric nursing experience preferred

    * Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.

    Specific Job Requirements:

    * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action

    * Must be able to knowledgeably and competently deliver quality nursing care to patients

    * Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients

    An Equal Opportunity Employer


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Treatment Nurse (Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN)
    Life Care    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 8 days    

    Position Summary:

    The LPN Treatment Nurse provides primary skin care to patients under the medical direction and supervision of patients’ attending physicians and registered nurse, as indicated, in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards.

    Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements:

    * Must have attended an accredited LPN program

    * Must be currently licensed/registered in applicable State. Must maintain an active Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) license in good standing throughout employment.

    * Prior wound care experience preferred

    * One (1) year geriatric nursing experience preferred

    * Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.

    Specific Job Requirements:

    * Must have advanced knowledge in field of practice

    * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action

    * Must be knowledgeable of practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations, and guidelines governing functions in the post acute care facility

    * Must have the ability to implement and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, and procedures of the department

    * Must perform proficiently in all competency areas including but not limited to: patient rights, and safety and sanitation

    * Maintains professional working relationships with all associates, vendors, etc.

    * Maintains confidentiality of all proprietary and/or confidential information

    * Must understand and follow company policies including harassment and compliance procedures

    * Displays integrity and professionalism by adhering to Life Care’s Code of Conduct and completes mandatory Code of Conduct and other appropriate compliance training

    Essential Functions:

    * Must be able to knowledgeably and competently deliver quality nursing care to patients

    * Must be able to identify, manage, and treat specific skin disorders and primary/secondary lesions

    * Must be able to work with nursing team to educate CNAs as to proper positioning, training, and skin care

    * Must be able to identify changes in patients’ conditions and report changes to DON

    * Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients

    * Must be able to assist in the evacuation of patients

    * Must demonstrate dependable, regular attendance

    * Must be able to concentrate and use reasoning skills and good judgment

    * Must be able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team

    * Must be able to sit, stand, bend, lift, push, pull, stoop, walk, reach, and move intermittently during working hours

    * Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language

    An Equal Opportunity Employer


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • LPN Licensed Practical Nurse $2,000.00 Sign On Bonus
    Life Care    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 8 days    

    Come and grow with us! We are affiliated with Life Care Centers of America, which is a privately owned 47-year industry leader in healthcare with more than 200 locations across the U.S. We are currently seeking a qualified Licensed Practical Nurse to add to our team of professionals. We believe that every job in our company plays a vital role in our continued growth and commitment to provide quality patient care. We believe in providing our associates with opportunities to help them reach their maximum potential through working with strong multidisciplinary teams. We invites you to come and join our growing team.

    As an important member of our interdisciplinary team, the LPN delivers quality nursing care to patients through interpersonal contact and provides care and services to allow patients to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards. . Your role will involve monitoring and reporting changes in the patient’s condition. On a daily basis you must be able to assign duties, instruct, and provide clinical supervision to C N As.

    Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements:

    * Must have graduated from an accredited LPN program

    * Must be currently licensed/registered in applicable State. Must maintain an active Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) license in good standing throughout employment.

    * One (1) year geriatric nursing experience preferred

    * Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.

    Specific Job Requirements:

    * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action

    * Must be able to knowledgeably and competently deliver quality nursing care to patients

    * Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients

    An Equal Opportunity Employer


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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