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. Patient Care Tech Salary
    by neia1621 Mar 24
    2
    LoveMyBugs
  2. accucheck finger choice??
    by melcolbstorm Mar 17
    9
    JDZ344
  3. how to read
    by melcolbstorm Mar 19
  4. new to this!!
    by melcolbstorm Mar 16
  5. PCT on Mother/Baby unit
    by Scarlettz Aug 22, '12
    11
    harristh27
  6. Inservice - What would you like to learn?
    by boogalina Apr 13, '13
    1
    Missingyou
  7. accelerated PCT courses in NJ?
    by lmyers55 Mar 10
    2
    lmyers55
  8. PCT jobs harder than they once were?
    by funtimes Mar 8
    5
    runsalot
  9. Precepting question....
    by BooBear'sMommy Mar 7
  10. NHA or NCCT certification
    by man-nurse2b Mar 6
    5
    kenya1005
  11. PCT Interview With Staff RN's
    by cdsavannah59 Jul 31, '13
    34
    funtimes
  12. PCT in the ER
    by IamPam2005 Mar 3
  13. Orientation - What exactly happens?
    by CarlyBelle Feb 27
    3
    Esme12
  14. CNA or patient care tech salary
    by nalee91 Feb 28
    2
    Marsha238612
  15. What is an "overflow" Patient care tech
    by man-nurse2b Jan 29
    6
  16. Three sets of vitals in a 12-hour shift?
    by Heavensangels Aug 6, '13
    38
    brittward
  17. new to this!!
    by melcolbstorm Feb 21
    2
    melcolbstorm
  18. Night shift
    by LCinTraining Oct 23, '13
    6
    Covaryx
  19. New PCT for a month and first night in ER
    by Rebel83 Oct 20, '13
    7
    Covaryx
  20. PCTs giving injections!
    by Kdrenee Jul 21, '12
    18
    Covaryx
  21. Best PCT training in Fort Lauderdale
    by Cici123 Feb 1
    4
    Cici123
  22. How did you become a PCT?
    by Sophie15 Aug 14, '13
    15
    yadesuyi
  23. I finally got the job offer!!!
    by BooBear'sMommy Feb 13
    2
    man-nurse2b
  24. Brookdale NJ PCT Course- Where are Clinicals Done
    by M3bts Feb 10
    3
    kimmykat72
  25. Work in the cardiac unit? What's that like? Help!!!
    by CarlyBelle Jan 16
    8
    funtimes
  26. ER tech
    by FutureRNGreen Jan 18, '13
    27
    DanERguy
  27. Overtime for PCA's/PCTs in hospital setting?
    by PVCCHoo Jan 27
    6
    PVCCHoo
  28. Getting into the health field as a pct student....
    by aaliyah23 Oct 13, '13
    8
    sdawana
  29. How to transfer from med/surg to ED
    by briannaxox Jan 29
    1
    Meeh619
  30. Resume Help
    by gatornursejor Jan 29
  31. So excited - I have a second interview in the morning!
    by BooBear'sMommy Jan 23
    4
    PD82
  32. 12 Hour Shifts
    by cdsavannah59 Jan 19
    6
    olivia60
  33. Stupid ?  Is a tech the same thing as a CNA?
    by vettechtoRN Dec 8, '13
    10
    CowboyMedic
  34. Is an ER tech and a PCT in the ER the same?
    by lalalayna92 Dec 13, '13
    2
    xrsm002
  35. Hospital pre-employment PCT skills validation
    by berttravels Jan 9
    3
    berttravels
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