Patient Care Technician / Assistants

Patient Care Technician / Assistants (PCT/PCA) is available for the individual who provides basic patient patient care under the supervision of Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Physicians, and/or other Healthcare Professionals. Topics will include measuring vital signs, collecting specimens, observing and reporting patient behavior changes, patient personal hygiene and grooming, utilizing gait belts. Other topics will include educative avenues, preparation for certification, and using the training and experience gained to pursue a career in nursing.

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  1. What does "application forwarded to manager" mean?
    by odintelligent Jul 23, '12
    7
    shay&lynn
  2. How clean is a "bathed" patient?
    by tiredtech Aug 9, '12
    29
    rn2be73
  3. What is the difference between PCT and CNA?
    by daisygarten Jul 29, '12
    12
    daisygarten
  4. HELP! Failed nursing school after 1 yr, but still want to work as nurse technician
    by panjia Jul 27, '12
    5
    LifesAJourney
  5. Do I Have a Chance?
    by Rose of Lima Jul 26, '12
    1
  6. Phone Interview for NA
    by Billy11 Jul 6, '12
    7
    Billy11
  7. No experience.....no job, no job.....no experience!!!
    by StarLite1980 Sep 30, '11
    25
    ctmed
  8. New CNA with several nurse tech interviews
    by Kdrenee Jul 22, '12
    3
    Kdrenee
  9. How did you get your hospital job???
    by stigrl Mar 7, '12
    48
    shay&lynn
  10. New PCT in the ER
    by Ashleym9831 Jun 17, '12
    6
    livelifeloveRN
  11. Should I become a cna if I don't get accepted into the lpn program?
    by Aongroup1990 Jul 19, '12
    3
    Aongroup1990
  12. Home care?
    by jimithing112 Jun 26, '12
    11
    MrsFrancis
  13. What is an observational unit?
    by miyhaka May 21, '12
    1
    rupey
  14. I need a job
    by HealthyFuture May 10, '12
    11
    JNBartley
  15. Oklahoma AUA working in another state
    by Naya9600 Jul 10, '12
  16. Dialysis Technician
    by 5ummer Jul 5, '12
    2
    mzrainydayz
  17. working and doing pre-reqs for nursing...
    by luvmykids0810 Jul 7, '12
    3
    Swellz
  18. Frustrated with finding job.
    by bethanphetamine Jun 29, '12
    8
    duskyjewel
  19. Got an Interview for Physicians Exchange Operator Position
    by MusicEMT Jun 16, '12
    8
    MusicEMT
  20. Anyone had a Tdap shot?
    by MissyMango Jun 25, '12
    10
    Bobmo88
  21. I got the job
    by MissyMango Jun 21, '12
    10
    Preemie 2 RN
  22. Things to do while working night-shift - Caretaker
    by Anonymous2 Jun 22, '12
    2
    Nurse2b209
  23. Any Nurse Techs in RN nursing programs?
    by kv07 Jan 29, '11
    31
    Shaunda9
  24. My online application status is still under consideration, its been 4 weeks.
    by MissyMango Jun 4, '12
    5
    Swellz
  25. PCA vs CNA
    • Closed
    by Cryssi Jan 17, '04
    18
    ORnurseCT
  26. CNA vs. PCA vs. HHA
    by SingDanceRunLife May 30, '12
    7
    lbmRN2014
  27. My phone was disconnected two days after my interview
    by li.la.lo'13 Jun 7, '12
    1
    Merlyn
  28. Cleveland Clinic PCNA Interview Proc
    by jlandino001 Jun 7, '12
  29. Interview for a Patient Care Assistant  PT SVCS
    by Laurlaur09 Jun 5, '12
    1
    NCRNMDM
  30. PCA a good or Bad idea?
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    by AngelaChanel24 Jul 25, '08
    15
    Versiongirl
  31. Hi I am a newbie to this forum, but I have been on this site to read about nurses
    by fit4life Jun 5, '12
    1
    klone
  32. Unit Secretary/Monitor Tech--I got the JOB
    by CruzanNurseRN Mar 10, '12
    3
    socaminx
  33. What else should I do to get a job as a PCA?
    by WannaBNursey Apr 2, '12
    21
    my_purpose
  34. Is this pay too low?
    by ThePrincessBride Apr 16, '12
    9
    NCRNMDM
  35. PCA Advice
    by NikkiNicole1488 May 25, '12
    1
    Esme12
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