LPN Salary in Louisville, Tennessee

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for LPN in Louisville, Tennessee

The average salary of a(n) LPN in Louisville, Tennessee is $43,879.

The average hourly rate of a(n) LPN in Louisville, Tennessee is $21.10.

The average bonus of a(n) LPN in Louisville, Tennessee is $645.00.

Job Description:

Cares for and gives prescribed medical personal care services to ill, injured, convalescent, and disabled patients in such settings as hospitals, clinics, private homes, schools, sanitariums, and similar institutions. Takes and records patients' vital signs. Dresses wounds, gives enemas, douches, alcohol rubs, and massages. Applies compresses, ice bags, and hot water bottles. Observes patients and reports adverse reactions to medication or treatment to medical personnel in charge. Administers specified medication, orally or by subcutaneous or intermuscular injection, and notes time and amount on patients' charts. Requires an LPN or LVN license. Assembles and uses such equipment as catheters, tracheotomy tubes, and oxygen suppliers. Collects samples, such as urine, blood, and sputum, from patients for testing and performs routine laboratory tests on samples. Sterilizes equipment and supplies, using germicides, sterilizer, or autoclave. Prepares or examines food trays for prescribed diet and feeds patients. Records food and fluid intake and output. Bathes, dresses, and assists patients in walking and turning. Cleans rooms, makes beds, and answers patients' calls. Washes and dresses bodies of deceased patients. In home care environment, serves as a liaison between the client and the private duty staff, and assesses the client's condition and the home environment. Provides health care instruction to patient and family members. May provide medical treatment and personal care to patients in private home settings. May assist in delivery, care, and feeding of infants. May inventory and requisition supplies. Less

Cares for and gives prescribed medical personal care services to ill, injured, convalescent, and disabled patients in such settings as hospitals, clinics, private homes, schools, sanitariums, and similar institutions. Takes and records patients' vital signs. Dresses wounds, gives enemas, douches,... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) LPN?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in Louisville, Tennessee

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for LPN in Louisville, Tennessee

LPN UNIT LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE - Louisville, TN

Life Care Centers

The LPN UNIT LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE delivers quality nursing care to patients through interpersonal contact and provides care and services to allow patients...

View job on Indeed.com

Care Navigator - Knoxville, TN

Covenant Medical Management

LPN with active license in the state of TN or Certified Medical Assistant from an approved/accredited organization....

View job on Indeed.com

LPN or MA Needed For Pediatric Office - Knoxville, TN

Pediatric Ear, Nose & Throat Associates, P.C.

LPN or CMA:. Busy, sub specialty pediatric practice seeking full time (32-40 hours) Monday - Friday clinical staff member....

View job on Indeed.com

Weekend LPN - Knoxville, TN

Autumn Care Assisted Living

Needing an LPN ASAP. Autumn Care is looking for a weekend LPN. This is a part-time position....

View job on Indeed.com

Per Diem Home Health Licensed Practical Nurse-Home Option - South Knoxville, TN

Kindred At Home

ACLS, ANA, Acute care, Admissions Nurse, Admission Nurse, cardio nurse, cardio LPN, cardio LVN, cardiac nurse, cardiac LPN, cardiac LVN, case management, case...

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x