Twin Districts Region MS

CAREER TYPE

Practical Nurse

LPNs are certified healthcare professionals who are responsible for providing basic patient care. LPNs necessarily carry out their job duties under the supervision of either an RN or a doctor. An LPN collects information from the patients to be admitted; regarding medical records, medical insurance details, and helps in completing other pretreatment formalities. An LPN records health details of patients; which usually comprise blood pressure, body temperature, respiration and heartbeat rate among other vital signs. LPNs help the patient prepare for medical examinations, takes test samples from patients, and administers medicines and injections prescribed by the physician to the patients.

CAREER TYPE KEY FACTS:

Salary Range Potential: $31,444 - $53,551

Class Types:

TRAINING CENTER PROGRAMS

Practical Nursing Exit Option-Practical Nurse

Example of Class Types

  Day and Night Classes:

Pre-requisites required:

Length of Program
3 semesters

Summary of Program Requirements


Skills Needed
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Bryant Center at Tradition

Contact
Brandi Brown
228-267-8639
brandi.brown@mgccc.edu