Reply To: Is there a future for LPNs? Home › Forums › Mighty LPNs/LVNs › Is there a future for LPNs? › Reply To: Is there a future for LPNs? January 5, 2014 at 5:46 AM #11221 Sabrina WaldronMember Where I live the hospital will only hire RN or higher. The LPNs they do have are made to go back to school for their RN degree. They want to have that 5 star rating.