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    In an effort to cut costs, the CEO of Jones Memorial is considering replacing Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) with non-licensed assistive personnel. What are the legal and organizational implications of making this move?

    Objective: Discuss issues unique to the use of non-licensed assistive personnel in health care.

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    The legal implication is that non licensed assistive personnel will not be legally allowed to provide numerous nursing care services in the absence of license. "Tasks which require a substantial amount of scientific knowledge and technical skill may not be assigned to unlicensed assistive personnel. Examples of restricted tasks requiring a substantial ...

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    This solution discusses issues unique to the use of non-licensed assistive personnel in health care.

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