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. Any online certs?
    by DarkLotus Jan 21, '12
    1
    NurseGreta
  2. Better to take an actual "PCT" class or just Phlebotomy??
    by EthnicBeauty Aug 30, '10
    8
    AngieLC
  3. Where to get Patient Care Technician Training in Essex County NJ?
    by Phoenixbyrd Jan 22, '12
  4. What to Expect During Orientation for a PCT Position? (Please respond)
    by aismail3 Jan 10, '12
    4
    Phoenixbyrd
  5. Why is it so hard to find a PCA job?
    by ThePrincessBride Jan 13, '12
    2
    Phoenixbyrd
  6. Shadow and then panel interview?
    by karamarie91 Jan 18, '12
  7. How to ask for a raise as a Per Diem PCT?
    by Duice88 Jan 15, '12
  8. Internship Interview tomorrow with Davita
    by DBHSMH Jan 11, '12
    2
    DBHSMH
  9. Sitting
    by whichone'spink Jan 2, '12
    3
    mamaxmaria
  10. PCT job
    by kmatos9687 Jan 8, '12
    2
    mamaxmaria
  11. PCT ratio to patients 34:1 ..... how is this safe?
    by katehensley Jan 3, '12
    8
    ashleyisawesome
  12. Catching nail fungus from patients?
    by MyriadIotas Jan 8, '12
    1
    Pneumothorax
  13. Children's hospital ER tech
    by nursinghopeful1111 Jan 6, '12
    5
    Pneumothorax
  14. Yeahhhhh!!!
    by Pneumothorax Dec 3, '11
    7
    Pneumothorax
  15. ER or PACU?
    by oceanmama Dec 15, '11
  16. Do most hospitals require EKG/ Phlebotomy certtification?
    by ladybug09 Oct 3, '11
    4
    Pneumothorax
  17. HCSS for TBI?
    by KnitAndPurl Dec 2, '11
  18. Switching from Assisted Living to Hospital... Any Advice??
    by katehensley Nov 20, '11
    3
    Jmsica
  19. Colonoscopy and drug test
    by sportsmed Nov 15, '11
    1
    Bruce_Wayne
  20. Regarding PCT
    by 9star Nov 2, '11
    6
    HeatUSA-Tunisia
  21. Interview for PCA in Neuro
    by hayeslm Nov 11, '11
    1
    boogalina
  22. LNA/CNA
    by jstus Nov 5, '11
    1
    MySonIsAdorable
  23. CNA to Dialysis Tech
    by umah Nov 4, '11
    1
    mzrainydayz
  24. PCA or companion aide?
    by confused individual Oct 30, '11
    1
  25. PCT Regulation
    by jedi88 Oct 18, '11
    1
    LeighAnne85
  26. Per Diem Pay
    by scrubbbs Sep 4, '11
    1
    Leeshie
  27. PCT I & O test questions??
    by cindympk67 Oct 13, '11
    2
    Bruce_Wayne
  28. Phone Interview for PCT Position
    by aismail3 Oct 19, '11
    3
    dxchange
  29. PCA  in sicu
    by cantwaittograduate1 Oct 12, '11
    1
    dxchange
  30. Patient Care Tech vs Nurse Tech
    by dxchange Oct 10, '11
    1
    adnrnstudent
  31. Pct on telemetry unit??
    by Ash25ley Oct 6, '11
    2
    Ash25ley
  32. PCT/Clinical Question:  How often should you empty drains?
    by futurernfarmer Aug 13, '11
    5
    adnrnstudent
  33. Rejected: Davita PCT :(
    by Noob_to_Nursing Oct 5, '11
    1
    tyhmar6
  34. Considering going for PCT cert. to find direction...
    by WCSU1987 Oct 3, '11
  35. Nursing Student Looking For Hospital CNA/PCA/PCT Position And Struggling
    by SuchanSuch Apr 25, '11
    16
    melanie77
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