Licensed Practical Nurse
Taxonomy Code 164W00000X

Classification: Licensed Practical Nurse

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Description

An individual with post-high school vocational training and practical experience in the provision of nursing care at a level less than that required for certification as a Registered Nurse. Requirements for education, experience, licensure, and job responsibilities vary among the states.

Notes

Source: Rhea, Ott, and Shafritz, The Facts On File Dictionary of Health Care Management, New York: Facts On File Publications, 1988.

Volume numbers are based on primary as well as secondary taxonomy codes of Providers.

Licensed Practical Nurses Ratio per 10,000 Population by State

Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Provider information last updated 11/14/2017


Green Color Indicates no Provider(s) recorded for that state

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The NPI Database was last updated on 11/14/2017 with 5,400,392 records.

Licensed Practical Nurses per State with Population Ratio