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. New PCT for a month and first night in ER
    by Rebel83 Oct 20, '13
    7
    Covaryx
  2. PCTs giving injections!
    by Kdrenee Jul 21, '12
    18
    Covaryx
  3. Best PCT training in Fort Lauderdale
    by Cici123 Feb 1
    4
    Cici123
  4. How did you become a PCT?
    by Sophie15 Aug 14, '13
    15
    yadesuyi
  5. Dialysis Technicians -Let's Talk :)
    by RescueNinja2013 Sep 6, '10
    30
    ckbaby
  6. I finally got the job offer!!!
    by BooBear'sMommy Feb 13
    2
    man-nurse2b
  7. Brookdale NJ PCT Course- Where are Clinicals Done
    by M3bts Feb 10
    3
    kimmykat72
  8. Work in the cardiac unit? What's that like? Help!!!
    by CarlyBelle Jan 16
    8
    funtimes
  9. ER tech
    by FutureRNGreen Jan 18, '13
    27
    DanERguy
  10. Overtime for PCA's/PCTs in hospital setting?
    by PVCCHoo Jan 27
    6
    PVCCHoo
  11. Getting into the health field as a pct student....
    by aaliyah23 Oct 13, '13
    8
    sdawana
  12. How to transfer from med/surg to ED
    by briannaxox Jan 29
    1
    Meeh619
  13. Resume Help
    by gatornursejor Jan 29
  14. So excited - I have a second interview in the morning!
    by BooBear'sMommy Jan 23
    4
    PD82
  15. 12 Hour Shifts
    by cdsavannah59 Jan 19
    6
    olivia60
  16. Stupid ?  Is a tech the same thing as a CNA?
    by vettechtoRN Dec 8, '13
    10
    CowboyMedic
  17. Is an ER tech and a PCT in the ER the same?
    by lalalayna92 Dec 13, '13
    2
    xrsm002
  18. Hospital pre-employment PCT skills validation
    by berttravels Jan 9
    3
    berttravels
  19. Going from senior care to a med-surg unit. Any advice?
    by ravenpuff Jan 13
    1
    MissGEG
  20. Acute care questions
    by Aricha2014 Jan 12
  21. Taken for granted by nurses...
    by PD82 Dec 13, '13
    15
    AnnCNA
  22. Med/Surg Floor help
    by FutureRNGreen Feb 8, '13
    9
    kpollard55
  23. How do I become a PCT in California
    by EinSD619 Jan 2
  24. Psychiatric Techinicians
    by studentmamaca Dec 31, '13
    3
    Retired APRN
  25. Is nursing school still a possibility for me? What should I do?
    by shilpas Dec 16, '13
    1
    Bea40448
  26. First interview/job as PCT
    by liltiger427 Nov 22, '13
    2
    Missingyou
  27. Time Mangement? How Do You Do It?
    by SexyFloridaGirl Jun 25, '13
    5
    Missingyou
  28. How much experience do I need before a hospital will look at me?
    by futuresctRN Nov 6, '13
    10
    slilly
  29. CNA training/employment in Nassau/Suffolk County, NY?
    by Michael326 Dec 4, '11
    3
    sarahse
  30. Can you challenge the CNA exam?
    by sparke998 Nov 21, '13
    9
    Cynt87
  31. Interviewing for  Postpartum NA. Any advice?
    by ravenpuff Dec 3, '13
    1
    PD82
  32. Starting my First job as a CNA in a hospital!!!!
    by Mzfuturenurse Oct 25, '13
    5
    kenya1005
  33. Parkland - Dallas - Student PCA position
    by yellowjeepgirl Nov 27, '13
    2
    yellowjeepgirl
  34. ED Tech
    by Dom3269 Jun 5, '13
    13
    funtimes
  35. Shift Differentials
    by RN_Student14 Aug 3, '13
    12
    Divatologist
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