Licensed Vocational Nurse
Taxonomy Code 164X00000X

Classification: Licensed Vocational 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. [An alternate term for licensed practical nurse arising from difference in occupational titles between states and post-high school training programs and institutions.] 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 Vocational Nurse - Licensed Vocational Nurse Provider Ratio per 10,000 Population by State

Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Provider information last updated 2/23/2017


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The NPI Database was last updated on 2/23/2017 with 5,133,784 records.

Provider(s) data per State with Population Ratio