Skilled nursing is care under the supervision of trained professionals or technical personnel – such as Registered Nurses (RNs), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) and Certified Nurse Assistants (CNAs). Skilled nursing encompasses more advanced treatments and care like IV therapy, wound vacuum treatments, post-surgical wound care, ostomy care, enteral feedings, anticoagulant management, diabetic management and training, and education to prepare you for discharge from this facility.