♥ Licensed Practical Nurse, or Lpn. Lpns in some states are known as Licensed Vocational Nurse, or Lvns but lps and lvns are the same. To become an Lpn usually only takes a year of study, and a degree is not required, although a diploma or certificate well be issued. But the Lpn to Rn program itself is only 12-15 months at most schools. ♥
♥ A general surgeon is a physician who has been educated and trained in the diagnosis and preoperative, operative, and postoperative management of patient care. Surgery requires knowledge of anatomy, emergency and intensive care , immunology , metabolism, nutrition, pathology, physiology, shock and resuscitation, and wound healing first they have to get a regular college degree from a four year, sometimes three, college majoring in science. Then they have to complete four years of medical school and at the end pass the MCATS. After that they complete 5 or more years as being a resident. ♥
♥ Being a registered nurse can be both a challenging and a rewarding profession. Some Rns work evening, weekend or on-call hour , and are exposed to a variety of medical conditions. But they also have fairly lucrative salaries as well as the satisfaction of making a valuable impact on the lives of patients and their families. 2-3 years and then you must pass your State's Nursing exam. Check your local Community Colleges, Universities, Colleges for day and night programs. Best to get a BS in Nursing as well as your RN certification.
An associate degree in nursing (ADN) requires two years of college to obtain. After this, you are qualified to take the NCLEX exam to obtain your RN license. A bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) requires four years of college. There are two paths to obtain a BSN: some people first get their ADN and take further courses, while others go directly from high school into a baccalaureate nursing program . ♥
♥ Physical therapists provide services that help restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients suffering from injuries or disease. They restore, maintain, and promote overall fitness and health. Their patients include accident victims and individuals with disabling conditions such as low-back pain, arthritis, heart disease, fractures, head injuries, and cerebral palsy . You must attend school for a minum of 8 years. ♥
♥ A nurse is a highly trained and skilled professional who cares for the sick and infirm. A nurse helps to educate patients in issues of healthy living and wellness as well as any current or chronic disease process and treatment. A nurse performs treatments and procedures as prescribed by physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. It takes 9-10 years to the most. ♥