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. Is it worth it taking out a loan for a CNA program certificate?
    by mariposabella Aug 16, '11
    13
    ChristineN
  2. MS in Health Science wants to become a nurse
    by vocationallyconfused Aug 16, '11
    7
    jesskidding
  3. ADVICE PLEASE. Pct from Critical Care to ER
    by mamaxmaria Aug 15, '11
    2
    mamaxmaria
  4. How do I tell employer I got a new job?
    by mamaxmaria Aug 14, '11
    8
    caliotter3
  5. For profit learning centers: Are they reputable places to get CNA/PCT certified?
    by aaron_j_sutter Aug 13, '11
    1
    futurernfarmer
  6. New PCT offered a job at a large hospital for the night shift. Any advice??
    by lala_bee Aug 10, '10
    8
    sandyfeet
  7. Job Hunt
    by Birdbr Aug 1, '11
    1
    sandyfeet
  8. PCT in S. FL - classes?
    by syrrin Feb 19, '11
    2
    Grindaholic
  9. PCT wages in Chicago
    by Reese2012 Jul 28, '11
  10. PCT/HCT/CNA What is the difference ?
    by sincerelyjane Jul 18, '11
    9
    kristinafaith
  11. Do I have a chance of being hired?
    by LeeLee87 Jul 11, '11
    5
    mymy1219
  12. Easy decision right?
    by ally100500 Jul 19, '11
    3
    ally100500
  13. Unit Sec/PCT position
    by nursingstudent2013 Jun 20, '11
    7
  14. Interview this week PACU or CCU?
    by valleygirl99 Jun 26, '11
    5
    Erindel RN
  15. Best PCT Units?
    by h20bug Jul 7, '11
    2
    NurseAeja
  16. Whats the difference?
    by rosie1980 Jul 1, '11
    2
    ShannonRN2010
  17. To CNA first and add on...or just go for PCT program?
    by cdaugherty Jul 5, '11
    4
    tex42cares
  18. PCTs, Can I see your resume?
    by oceanmama Mar 23, '11
    15
    lillymom
  19. dialysis unit center or dialysis unit hospital?
    by AM FRANCES Jun 24, '11
  20. PCT in radiology
    by Drewby614 Jun 22, '11
  21. Hi!
    Hi!
    by Donna2011 Jun 10, '11
    1
    BlazerGuy
  22. New Job! Looking for advice!
    by guavaturtle May 31, '11
    5
    guavaturtle
  23. Best  Kept Secret! Great Bang For Your Buck (School)
    by gomeza Jun 5, '11
    4
    mymy1219
  24. question about PCT vs MA
    by rayne215 Jun 5, '11
    2
    rayne215
  25. pct schedule types
    by peacem8 Jun 13, '11
  26. Phlebotomy/EKG Tech in S. Florida?
    by syrrin Feb 21, '11
    2
    fem
  27. EMT looking for PCT work in Socal
    by MusicEMT Jun 6, '11
    1
    tech1000
  28. Patient Care Technician Course!
    • Closed
    by Serendipity, PCT Jul 11, '09
    21
    mymy1219
  29. Do you have to be a CNA to become a PCA?
    by rich10 Jun 2, '11
  30. Thank you to all the hard-working CNA's and PCTs
    by edogs334 Dec 21, '10
    4
    NENE RN
  31. PCT training in Dallas area or Lake Charles, La
    by gapeacheykeen Jun 2, '11
  32. Taking CNA class now...when to apply for job?
    by CNA2bRN13 May 31, '11
    1
    amandakash
  33. Seeking info on patient care tech training class PLEASE!
    by Ash25ley May 30, '11
  34. PCT @ st v. what do i need?
    by peacem8 May 23, '11
  35. Wage for PCAs in Connecticut Childrens
    by Hibbzem17 May 19, '11
    2
    Hibbzem17
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