Travel Long Term Care LPN Jobs

Long Term Care LPNs are licensed practical nurses, or licensed vocational nurses, who specialize in administering basic nursing care in long-term care environments. They aren’t considered independent practitioners, so they must be supervised by a registered nurse or other medical supervisor. Employment of LPNs/LVNs is projected to grow 9% from 2019 to 2029 with an increased need in residential care facilities and home health environments for an aging population.

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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareMarvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Fort Washakie, Wyoming
Marvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN
19 hours ago
Specialty: LPN  Required Lic/Certs:  WY License or Compact  Start Date: ASAP Shift: Nights 6p to 6:30a  Schedule: Variable Nights with Every other weekend Work Setting: LTC  ...
$2,517/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Great Falls, Montana
Marvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN
3 days ago
Specialty: LPN Required Lic/Certs:  MT License or Compact  Start Date: ASAP Shift: Days 6a to 6:30p  Schedule: 4 x 12 with every other weekend coverage  Work Setting: LTC  ...
$2,505/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareLRS Healthcare - Long Term Care
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Horace, North Dakota
LRS Healthcare - Long Term Care
15 hours ago
MUST BE COVID VACCINATED, and be able to start asap
$2,502/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareMarvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
St. Maries, Idaho
Marvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN
a day ago
Modality: LPN Required Lic/certs: Idaho or Compact Start Date: ASAP start Shift: 12 hr Days  Guaranteed Hours: 48
$2,440/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareHallie's Medical Staffing
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
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Seaford, Delaware
Hallie's Medical Staffing
9 hours ago
Requirements: • Driver's License • Social Security Card/SSN • 1 Year LTC/SNF Experience • Covid Vaccination • 2 Step PPD/ TB Test or Chest X-ray (Blood work will be accepted) • Phy ...
$2,400/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
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Quakertown, Pennsylvania
Hallie's Medical Staffing
13 hours ago
Requirements: • Driver's License • Social Security Card/SSN • 1 Year LTC/SNF Experience • Covid Vaccination • 2 Step PPD/ TB Test or Chest X-ray (Blood work will be accepted) • Phy ...
$2,400/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
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Salisbury, Maryland
Hallie's Medical Staffing
16 hours ago
must have requirements: State License Drivers License SSN 1 Yr LTC/SNF Experience Covid Vaccination 2 Step PPD/ TB Test or Chest Xray : Blood work will do as well Physical Resume C ...
$2,200/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareArdor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Neptune, New Jersey
Ardor Health Solutions
13 hours ago
Location: NEPTUNE, NJ Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in NEPTUNE, NJ! This is a full ti ...
$2,048/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
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Caraopolis, Pennsylvania
Hallie's Medical Staffing
15 hours ago
Requirements: • Driver's License • Social Security Card/SSN • 1 Year LTC/SNF Experience • Covid Vaccination • 2 Step PPD/ TB Test or Chest X-ray (Blood work will be accepted) • Phy ...
$2,000/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Neptune, New Jersey
Ardor Health Solutions
8 hours ago
Location: NEPTUNE, NJ Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in NEPTUNE, NJ! This is a full ti ...
$1,843/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
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Broomall, Pennsylvania
Hallie's Medical Staffing
15 hours ago
Requirements: • Driver's License • Social Security Card/SSN • 1 Year LTC/SNF Experience • Covid Vaccination • 2 Step PPD/ TB Test or Chest X-ray (Blood work will be accepted) • Phy ...
$1,800/wk
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Broomall, Pennsylvania
Hallie's Medical Staffing
15 hours ago
Requirements: • Driver's License • Social Security Card/SSN • 1 Year LTC/SNF Experience • Covid Vaccination • 2 Step PPD/ TB Test or Chest X-ray (Blood work will be accepted) • Phy ...
$1,800/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
Ardor Health Solutions
14 hours ago
Location: LOCK HAVEN, PA Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Access to 24/7 telephone support during your contract assignment! Ardor Health is Joint Commissioned ...
$1,560/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareConvergence Medical Staffing
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Walnut Ridge, Arkansas
Convergence Medical Staffing
14 hours ago
$1,440/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Convergence Medical Staffing
14 hours ago
$1,404/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Columbia, Tennessee
Ardor Health Solutions
15 hours ago
Location: Columbia, TN Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Columbia, TN! This is a full ...
$1,382/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Roswell, New Mexico
Ardor Health Solutions
14 hours ago
Location: ROSWELL, NM Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in ROSWELL, NM! This is a full ti ...
$1,356/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Milford, Massachusetts
Ardor Health Solutions
10 hours ago
Location: MILFORD, MA Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in MILFORD, MA! This is a full ti ...
$1,331/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Fair Lawn, New Jersey
Ardor Health Solutions
14 hours ago
Location: Fair Lawn, NJ Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Fair Lawn, NJ! This is a ful ...
$1,331/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Ridgefield, Connecticut
Ardor Health Solutions
15 hours ago
Location: RIDGEFIELD, CT Setting: Assisted Living Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in RIDGEFIELD, CT! This ...
$1,248/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Bridgeville, Pennsylvania
Ardor Health Solutions
13 hours ago
Location: BRIDGEVILLE, PA Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in BRIDGEVILLE, PA! This is a ...
$1,198/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Quakertown, Pennsylvania
Ardor Health Solutions
14 hours ago
Location: QUAKERTOWN, PA Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in QUAKERTOWN, PA! This is a f ...
$1,126/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Franklin, New Hampshire
Ardor Health Solutions
15 hours ago
Location: Franklin, NH Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Franklin, NH! This is a full ...
$1,036/wk
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What are the best agencies for Long Term Care LPN jobs?

The agencies on Vivian that currently have the most Long Term Care LPN jobs are Ardor Health Solutions (199), Marvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN (77), and Convergence Medical Staffing (30).

How Much Do Long Term Care LPN Jobs Pay?

For jobs available on Vivian as of Thursday, December 9th 2021, the average weekly salary for a Long Term Care LPN is $1,490, but can pay up to $2,517 per week.

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  • min - $460
  • avg - $1,490
  • max - $2,517

What does a Long Term Care LPN do?

LPNs typically work as bedside nurses, but in long-term facilities, they may act as supervisors to nursing assistants who provide direct caregiving. LPNs in LTC facilities perform basic patient care, including taking vital signs, changing bandages, wound care, inserting catheters, collecting specimens, and administering oral medications. They may also assist with patients’ basic comforts and personal hygiene, helping them with activities of daily living like bathing, dressing, grooming, eating, etc. Other tasks may include:

  • Monitoring patients’ health

  • Reporting changes in condition to RNs or doctors

  • Consulting with RNs on patient care plans

  • Taking patient histories and maintaining patient data

  • Assisting with and promoting mobility

  • Assisting with tests and/or procedures

  • Listening to patient concerns

Where do Long Term Care LPNs work?

A majority of LTC LPNs work in nursing and residential care facilities or other long-term care locations, such as assisted living facilities or continuing care retirement communities. LPNs and LVNs may also work in hospitals, physician offices, rehabilitation centers, clinics, and private homes.

What skills make a good Long Term Care LPN?

Good long-term care LPNs are thoroughly familiar with their scope of practice at the facility that employs them. They possess the appropriate clinical skills and knowledge to care for the patients within this facility and maintain current CPR and first aid certifications. LTC LPNs have excellent observation skills and exceptional oral and written communication skills to effectively give and receive information between medical professionals and patients. They also possess superb time management skills to ensure all patients receive the best care in the most efficient manner. A good bedside manner is a highly essential quality for LPNs to effectively develop bonds and build relationships with LTC patients.

How to become a Long Term Care LPN Travel Nurse?

LPNs and LVNs must complete a state-approved educational program, usually taking about a year to finish and awarding a certificate or diploma. LPNs must be licensed in all states, which requires passing the NCLEX-PN licensing exam. Employers may require LPNs to complete CPR training and some prefer advanced certification. Travel LTC LPN positions typically require six months to two years of recent experience in a skilled nursing facility.

LPNs may earn Basic Life Support certification from the American Red Cross and Long-Term Care Certification through the National Association for Practical Nurse Education and Services. LTC LPNs may also consider specialty certifications in IV Therapy, Rehabilitation Nursing, and/or Pharmacology.

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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
Ardor Health Solutions
14 hours ago
Location: LOCK HAVEN, PA Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Access to 24/7 telephone support during your contract assignment! Ardor Health is Joint Commissioned ...
$1,560/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Pelham, Georgia
Ardor Health Solutions
10 days ago
Location: Pelham, GA Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Pelham, GA! This is a full time ...
$1,497/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Saranac Lake, New York
Ardor Health Solutions
10 days ago
Location: SARANAC LAKE, NY Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in SARANAC LAKE, NY! This is ...
$1,382/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Saranac Lake, New York
Ardor Health Solutions
10 days ago
Location: SARANAC LAKE, NY Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in SARANAC LAKE, NY! This is ...
$1,382/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Saranac Lake, New York
Ardor Health Solutions
9 days ago
Location: SARANAC LAKE, NY Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in SARANAC LAKE, NY! This is ...
$1,382/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Morrison, Colorado
Ardor Health Solutions
8 days ago
Location: MORRISON, CO Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in MORRISON, CO! This is a full ...
$1,221/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Belen, New Mexico
Ardor Health Solutions
10 days ago
Location: Belen, NM Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Belen, NM! This is a full time t ...
$1,105/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Ardor Health Solutions
10 days ago
Location: Albuquerque, NM Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Albuquerque, NM! This is a ...
$1,405/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Quakertown, Pennsylvania
Ardor Health Solutions
14 hours ago
Location: QUAKERTOWN, PA Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in QUAKERTOWN, PA! This is a f ...
$1,126/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Ardor Health Solutions
16 hours ago
Location: Albuquerque, NM Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Albuquerque, NM! This is a ...
$1,405/wk
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