Licensed practical nursing programs use academics, laboratory training, and clinical experiences to prepare students for employment as an LPN. Programs in Hattiesburg Mississippi lead to a Practical Nursing Technical Certificate or Practical Nursing Diploma that gives graduates the eligibility to apply for licensure as a Practical Nurse. Licensure in Mississippi requires completion of a Board-approved program and successful passage of the NCLEX-PN exam.
Over the last two decades, there have been many changes in the delivery of health care. From electronic patient care records to sophisticated diagnostic tools, a multitude of newly available pharmaceuticals, and shorter hospital stays, made possible by extended care in outpatient and home settings, the health care system is not what it used to be. However, there’s one area that remains constant: the role of nurses in the delivery of care. Nurses, including licensed practical nurses, form the largest … Read the rest