Patient Care Technician / Assistants (PCT/PCA)

Patient Care Technician / Assistants 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. Interview for a Patient Care Assistant  PT SVCS
    by Laurlaur09 Jun 5, '12
    1
    NCRNMDM
  2. PCA a good or Bad idea?
    • Closed
    by AngelaChanel24 Jul 25, '08
    15
    Versiongirl
  3. 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
  4. Unit Secretary/Monitor Tech--I got the JOB
    by CruzanNurseRN Mar 10, '12
    3
    socaminx
  5. What else should I do to get a job as a PCA?
    by WannaBNursey Apr 2, '12
    21
    my_purpose
  6. Is this pay too low?
    by ThePrincessBride Apr 16, '12
    9
    NCRNMDM
  7. PCA Advice
    by NikkiNicole1488 May 25, '12
    1
    Esme12
  8. How to do a hibiclens bath?
    by stigrl May 29, '12
    1
    CnaAz
  9. Did I do the right thing?
    by Jackfackmasta May 24, '12
    3
    northernguy
  10. How to network when you are new in the healthcare field?
    by otilika May 9, '12
    6
    otilika
  11. Do you like your job?
    by ginaw623 Apr 9, '12
    15
    funtimes
  12. Year one COMPLETE
    by NoKoward May 21, '12
    3
    sandyfeet
  13. I have a problem!
    by Kdrenee May 14, '12
  14. PCT to CNA?
    by emilyl915 May 7, '12
  15. Got an interview :)
    by on eagles wings Apr 20, '12
    9
    on eagles wings
  16. What is a nurse tech?
    • Closed
    by FutureIsBlue Jul 26, '04
    16
    mshaw23
  17. How to get my foot into the Women's Specialties door?
    by sarah.e.foley Apr 24, '12
    1
  18. Is this a scam or will it help me get a PCT job?
    by Cloud6221 Apr 28, '12
    2
    FirefighterDoug
  19. Been working as a PCT for almost a year... go from 0 write ups to TWO within a month.
    by Spikey9001 Mar 1, '12
    17
    sarah.e.foley
  20. Trying for PCA job.. any suggestions?
    by LBale11 Apr 12, '12
    2
    northernguy
  21. Had an interview last week... still no call
    by jxoxo Apr 19, '12
  22. Nursing School on CNA Resume?
    by Mideast100 Apr 15, '12
    1
  23. Quadriplegic Aid
    by Murseintrain Apr 18, '12
    1
  24. Recent Graduates/Current Surgical Tech students
    by akimb24 Apr 17, '12
  25. Medical Asst Pay
    by Twincities75 Apr 16, '12
  26. Harassed at work
    by catebsn25 Apr 14, '12
    10
    tomc5555
  27. Question From PCT Screening
    by Soliloquy Apr 12, '12
  28. Working in an Urgent Care Center
    by starlight88 Apr 10, '12
  29. How did you get hired at Davita or Fresenius as a PCT?
    by Future_Tech Jan 20, '12
    3
    MedicalFaith
  30. Anyone been a PCA for "security checks"??
    by stigrl Apr 2, '12
    1
    DarkLotus
  31. Any hospitals that pay for your education/schlrships in northwest Indiana?
    by fsingh Apr 1, '12
    1
    Hygiene Queen
  32. tuition
    by ginaw623 Mar 29, '12
    1
    sunsetheights
  33. PCT training
    by ginaw623 Mar 29, '12
  34. Patient care technician  to LPN or RN to BSN
    by 2bNursevaldez2 Mar 23, '12
    7
    2bNursevaldez2
  35. help choosing program??
    by rayne215 Mar 21, '12
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