Very new LPN nursing student here :) - page 2
Hello everyone:) Making my introduction very brief. I went to Bryant and Stratton College for the first semester of nursing. They require the TEAS test to get into the RN program. I had a 4.0 the... Read More
Feb 2, '13 by Philly_LPN_GirlI live in Pa near Philadelphia and.some hospitals such as Temple and Einstein still have Lpn's working in their ER while the others phased them out. I would be careful working as an Lpn in a hospital because you never know what they might do. Also they make between $26-$30/hr.
There is nothing wrong with starting out as an Lpn, ive heard many Rn's who were formal Lpns say that it was an easier route for them. Im taking the lpn route because I failed the teas v test by 1 point and the other school had a waiting list. I already have all of my prereqs for a bsn program so I plan on finishing my lpn program and doing my rn online. Good luck hun