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- by ChargeNurseAmy74 Dec 31, '07I was talking to someone who said "they have just finished nursing school and got thier PCA" I felt so dumb to ask, can someone tell me what a PCA is? lol. whew. I've never heard of that in nursing school.
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- Dec 31, '07 by XB9SNot sure but is it a personal care assistant?
- Dec 31, '07 by Sarah BellumAround here it stands for Patient Care Assistant and they generally hire nurse's aides (STNA) for those positions.
- Dec 31, '07 by ChargeNurseAmy74Oh so it is the same as CNA right? thanks for the info, I've just never heard of it before!
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