Quote from Hotbab3
Hey guys I forgot to say that I live in Chicago, Il. let me know from your experience. Thanks
You won't be
a CNA, but you could be considered for a PCT position in a hospital.
PCT=CNA, but PCT requires no certification... but most hospitals really
want a CNA with some experience, unless you have completed your first nursing school rotation (in which case they hire you as a PCT).
However, I do not believe this to be true of a nursing home, as I believe you actually have to be certified or getting your cert soon after hire.
Curious to see if I
am correct at all on this, but this is how I understand it and what I noticed around by me (which is actually around by you too