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
Great Falls, Montana
Marvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN
11 hours 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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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Boston, Massachusetts
GQR Healthcare
a day ago
Long Term Care Any state license! Overtime Available
$2,400/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
Salt Lake City, Utah
Marvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN
11 hours ago
LPNs needed in UTAH Specialty: LPN Required Lic/Certs:  UTAH cert Start Date: ASAP Shift: 12 hr Days Schedule: 4/12hr shift every other weekend  Work Setting: LTC Float: N ...
$2,384/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Salt Lake City, Utah
Marvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN
11 hours ago
LPNs wanted in UTAH Specialty: LPN Required Lic./Certs:  UT lic/ compact Start Date: ASAP Shift: Morning, NOC Schedule: 6p-6a Work Setting:  We have 128 beds. We run about 1 ...
$2,306/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Grants Pass, Oregon
Marvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN
11 hours ago
LPNs needed in Oregon Specialty: LPN Required Lic./Certs:  Oregon cert/lic. Emergency License available  Start Date: ASAP Shift: nights Schedule: 6p-6a Work Setting:  SNF Gu ...
$2,304/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareLRS Healthcare - Travel Nursing
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Poncha Springs, Colorado
LRS Healthcare - Travel Nursing
4 hours ago
$2,201/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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Salisbury, Maryland
Hallie's Medical Staffing
4 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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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Hallie's Medical Staffing
4 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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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
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Mendam, New Jersey
Hallie's Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
must have requirements: 1 Yr LTC/SNF Experience Covid Vaccination CArd 2 Step PPD/ TB Test or Chest Xray : Blood work will do as well Physical Resume CPR 2 References drivers licen ...
$2,200/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Bangor, Maine
Marvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN
8 hours ago
LPNs needed in ME Specialty:  LPN Required Lic./Certs:  ME license Start Date: ASAP Shift:  Nights Schedule: 6p-6a Guaranteed Hours: 48 Length: 13 weeks OT Available: Y CO ...
$2,105/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareConvergence Medical Staffing
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Le Mars, Iowa
Convergence Medical Staffing
9 hours ago
$1,920/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareArdor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Seneca, South Carolina
Ardor Health Solutions
4 hours ago
Location: Seneca, SC Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Seneca, SC! This is a full time ...
$1,792/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Milford, New Hampshire
Ardor Health Solutions
8 hours ago
Location: Milford, NH Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Milford, NH! This is a full ti ...
$1,740/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Owensboro, Kentucky
Ardor Health Solutions
4 hours ago
Location: Owensboro, KY Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Owensboro, KY! This is a ful ...
$1,728/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareConvergence Medical Staffing
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Satanta, Kansas
Convergence Medical Staffing
9 hours ago
$1,620/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Millinocket, Maine
Ardor Health Solutions
4 hours ago
Location: MILLINOCKET, ME Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Join Team Ardor in Maine! Requirements include: BLS, Active ME license, ability to clear a drug screen ...
$1,612/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Lincoln, Nebraska
Ardor Health Solutions
6 hours ago
Location: Lincoln, NE Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Lincoln, NE! This is a full ti ...
$1,612/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Millinocket, Maine
Ardor Health Solutions
4 hours ago
Location: MILLINOCKET, ME Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Join Team Ardor in Maine! Requirements include: BLS, Active ME license, ability to clear a drug screen ...
$1,450/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareScout Nurse Staffing
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Amarillo, Texas
Scout Nurse Staffing
10 hours ago
2+ Years Experience in LTC
$1,440/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareArdor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Lewiston, Maine
Ardor Health Solutions
11 hours ago
Location: LEWISTON, ME Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in LEWISTON, ME! This is a full ...
$1,408/wk
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareConvergence Medical Staffing
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Andrews, Texas
Convergence Medical Staffing
9 hours ago
$1,404/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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Gardendale, Alabama
Hallie's Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
must have requirements: 1 Yr LTC/SNF Experience Covid Vaccination 2 Step PPD/ TB Test or Chest Xray : Blood work will do as well Physical Resume CPR 2 References Drivers license SS ...
$1,350/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Ardor Health Solutions
6 hours ago
Location: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in COLORADO SPRINGS, CO! ...
$1,221/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Morrison, Colorado
Ardor Health Solutions
8 hours 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
Rutland, Vermont
Ardor Health Solutions
9 hours ago
Location: Rutland, VT Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Rutland, VT! This is a full ti ...
$1,152/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 (195), Marvel Medical Staffing LTC/LPN (80), and Convergence Medical Staffing (28).

How Much Do Long Term Care LPN Jobs Pay?

For jobs available on Vivian as of Wednesday, December 1st 2021, the average weekly salary for a Long Term Care LPN is $1,480, but can pay up to $2,505 per week.

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  • min - $934
  • avg - $1,480
  • max - $2,505

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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Posted on Jun 24, 2021
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Lewisburg, Tennessee
Ardor Health Solutions
3 days ago
Location: Lewisburg, TN Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Lewisburg, TN! This is a ful ...
$1,382/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Francesville, Indiana
Ardor Health Solutions
a day ago
Location: Francesville, IN Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler LPN We are currently hiring an LPN to join our travel team in Francesville, IN. This is a 36-hour posi ...
$1,521/wk
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Convergence Medical Staffing
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
New Albany, Indiana
Convergence Medical Staffing
a day ago
$2,052/wk
Travel contract
Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Kennebunk, Maine
Ardor Health Solutions
11 hours ago
Location: KENNEBUNK, ME Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in KENNEBUNK, ME! This is a ful ...
$1,408/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Exton, Pennsylvania
Ardor Health Solutions
a day ago
Location: Exton, PA Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Exton, PA! This is a full time t ...
$1,013/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Rutland, Vermont
Ardor Health Solutions
a day ago
Location: Rutland, VT Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Rutland, VT! This is a full ti ...
$1,152/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Oneonta, New York
Ardor Health Solutions
3 days ago
Location: Oneonta, NY Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Oneonta, NY! This is a full ti ...
$1,996/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Rutland, Vermont
Ardor Health Solutions
2 days ago
Location: Rutland, VT Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Rutland, VT! This is a full ti ...
$1,152/wk
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Sharp Nursing Medical Staffing
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Medford, Wisconsin
Sharp Nursing Medical Staffing
12 hours ago
2 years exp-st
$1,600/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Rutland, Vermont
Ardor Health Solutions
8 hours ago
Location: Rutland, VT Setting: SNF UNIT Employment Type: Traveler Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facility - LTC/SNF to join our travel team in Rutland, VT! This is a full ti ...
$1,152/wk
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