Nurses care for sick or wounded patients. They collaborate with multiple healthcare professionals to improve patients’ health. The nursing team forms the largest sector in healthcare and is made up of registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and nursing assistants. Working together, they provide optimal and safe care, preventing errors, and improving outcomes.
Licensed practical nurses in long-term care generally have greater responsibilities than those in hospitals. They may function as managers of care and make vital decisions. Their defined responsibilities … Read the rest