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. Hospital pre-employment PCT skills validation
    by berttravels Jan 9
    3
    berttravels
  2. Going from senior care to a med-surg unit. Any advice?
    by ravenpuff Jan 13
    1
    MissGEG
  3. Acute care questions
    by Aricha2014 Jan 12
  4. Taken for granted by nurses...
    by PD82 Dec 13, '13
    15
    AnnCNA
  5. How do I become a PCT in California
    by CNAinSD619 Jan 2
  6. Psychiatric Techinicians
    by studentmamaca Dec 31, '13
    3
    Retired APRN
  7. Is nursing school still a possibility for me? What should I do?
    by shilpas Dec 16, '13
    1
    Bea40448
  8. First interview/job as PCT
    by liltiger427 Nov 22, '13
    2
    Missingyou
  9. Time Mangement? How Do You Do It?
    by SexyFloridaGirl Jun 25, '13
    5
    Missingyou
  10. How much experience do I need before a hospital will look at me?
    by futuresctRN Nov 6, '13
    10
    slilly
  11. CNA training/employment in Nassau/Suffolk County, NY?
    by Michael326 Dec 4, '11
    3
    sarahse
  12. Can you challenge the CNA exam?
    by sparke998 Nov 21, '13
    9
    Cynt87
  13. Interviewing for  Postpartum NA. Any advice?
    by ravenpuff Dec 3, '13
    1
    PD82
  14. Starting my First job as a CNA in a hospital!!!!
    by Mzfuturenurse Oct 25, '13
    5
    kenya1005
  15. Parkland - Dallas - Student PCA position
    by yellowjeepgirl Nov 27, '13
    2
    yellowjeepgirl
  16. ED Tech
    by Dom3269 Jun 5, '13
    13
    funtimes
  17. Shift Differentials
    by RN_Student14 Aug 3, '13
    12
    Divatologist
  18. PCA job for high school student
    by AriMer24 Oct 23, '13
    14
    KelRN215
  19. PCT job interview, going to have a written quiz
    by MikeDee1234 Nov 11, '13
    6
    evaughan
  20. Can I take the CNA test without taking the course?
    by AriMer24 Oct 31, '13
    4
    funtimes
  21. sub acute care nursing home cna
    by frias93 Nov 1, '13
  22. New PCT job
    by jonesel Oct 16, '13
    4
    jonesel
  23. Word of Caution
    by icemanof92 Oct 30, '13
  24. Lazy Coworkers
    by applesxoranges Oct 21, '13
    8
    applesxoranges
  25. getting a job interview at the hospital where i volunteer?
    by ravenpuff Oct 21, '13
    1
    jonesel
  26. Has anyone ever heard of or taken the HOBET?
    by Carbon-12 Jul 30, '13
    4
    RH_Fan
  27. Any other job options for Patient Care Techs?
    by libra19 Sep 1, '13
    4
    FutureRNGreen
  28. Anyone worked as a patient care tech at Mayo Clinic before?
    by Mzfuturenurse Oct 10, '13
  29. Maternity leave
    by eagreen1 Oct 9, '13
    1
  30. PCT job description
    by futurenurse1986 Sep 17, '13
    4
    AM326
  31. observing nursing errors as a PCT
    by ashlauren Sep 29, '13
    13
    misdolli
  32. What Information is covered in PCT Orientation for hospital position?
    by cdsavannah59 Sep 23, '13
    3
    icemanof92
  33. PCT/Student RN, should I do it?
    by JessRNBSN Sep 6, '13
    8
    MargaretMuslima
  34. Cna with an interview at an hospital and need some insight on interview questions/tes
    by FutureRNNini Sep 17, '13
    1
    MargaretMuslima
  35. Hourly Rounding in an ER
    by green34 Sep 13, '13
    13
    Starfish714
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