Why did you choose to become a licensed practical nurse?
I wanted to do something in my career that is challenging, interesting, and makes a difference in people’s lives daily. In the nursing profession, you deal with many aspects of patient care, and I enjoy the variety in the routine.
What are the benefits of being a LPN?
4 benefits of becoming an LPNYou can enter the workforce quicker. A professional nursing degree takes up to four years to complete. There is exciting employment growth. Entry-level jobs are abundant. You can further your education while working.
How do you prove nursing negligence?
Breach of Duty The next legal element that the plaintiff must establish is that the hospital or nursing home breached the duty of care. In medical malpractice cases, this is usually proven by showing how the medical provider’s actions deviated from the accepted standard of care.
Which is an example of negligence?
Examples of negligence include: A driver who runs a stop sign causing an injury crash. A store owner who fails to put up a “Caution: Wet Floor” sign after mopping up a spill. A property owner who fails to replace rotten steps on a wooden porch that collapses and injures visiting guests.