Patient Care Technician / Assistants

Patient Care Technician / Assistants (PCT/PCA) 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. Salary for pct?
    by amanda_weinberger Feb 16, '13
    8
    Jayblade0
  2. Does BIDMC hire their PCA's for RN positions
    by MRH23 Jul 16, '13
    1
    KelRN215
  3. My first rapid response
    by lmattera Jun 16, '13
    4
    close the books
  4. MA/CNA looking for a part-time job in Central Florida
    by Nathifalr26 Jun 22, '13
    5
    Nathifalr26
  5. New PCT, am I better starting off as a CNA ?
    by CarlyBelle Jun 29, '13
    4
    JamieGurl21
  6. Future of PCT
    by HeatherMax Mar 26, '13
    6
    green34
  7. How is the NHA test scored? What is passing?
    by CarlyBelle Jun 25, '13
  8. Interview assistance: Health Care Assistant
    by kcsmira Jun 25, '13
  9. PCT Taking the CNA Exam.
    by SexyFloridaGirl Jun 19, '13
    2
    Nathifalr26
  10. What to expect on the NHA PCT certification exam - Please help
    by AnaisaP Jun 17, '13
  11. PCT/PCAs what department?
    by MommaTy Jun 7, '13
    10
    runsalot
  12. Need help with decision on job??
    by 5ummer Jun 14, '13
    4
    green34
  13. Trouble finding work as a PCT after 1st semester of NS!
    by Mind0v3rmattR Jun 10, '13
    5
    green34
  14. Learning to say "NO"
    by icemanof92 Jun 14, '13
    1
    SoldierNurse22
  15. New Med/Surg PCT! So nervous.  : )
    by RaniStorm Apr 17, '13
    7
    RaniStorm
  16. If a patient wants something but an RN says don't do it, whom do you follow?
    by Naturally Brilliant Apr 23, '13
    26
    Glycerine82
  17. Nursing student-cant find a job
    by anetta7 Apr 24, '13
    9
    green34
  18. How much do sitters make?  And how to qualify?
    by Phoenixbyrd Jan 22, '12
    20
    calivianya
  19. Registered for my PCT Class today!
    by jonesel Apr 16, '13
    3
    BeautifulOne23
  20. How do you challenge the boards as a CNA?
    by Shonay May 27, '13
    11
  21. PCT at Davita Dialysis
    by AmandaMarquellCraft Jun 5, '13
  22. Working in the Float Pool as a nursing student
    by loquitamamita Jan 3, '13
    10
    Z0LIN
  23. PRN PCTs how often do you work?
    by Kdrenee Dec 10, '12
    11
    leighTX
  24. PCT interview :)
    by MommaTy May 15, '13
    7
    MommaTy
  25. Advice on PCT interview
    by Lacie1213 May 27, '13
    4
    MommaTy
  26. How long does it take for an application to be reviewed?
    by CCua May 18, '13
    8
  27. New ED job ... Question
    by KDSkyy44 May 24, '13
    3
    KDSkyy44
  28. Great Experience vs Good Experience & $$$
    by johngoner May 14, '13
    3
    funtimes
  29. How do I become a PCT in GA?
    by TKeith8109 May 17, '13
    5
    sharon4248
  30. Children's Hospital PCT
    by AM326 Feb 20, '13
    3
    MommaTy
  31. Good interview questions
    by runsalot Apr 12, '13
    4
    MommaTy
  32. Just got hired as PCA - Advise Please
    by roemerr May 9, '13
    4
  33. Interview Clinical Support Staff?...
    by AM326 May 10, '13
    1
    MommaTy
  34. How to become a PCT?
    by maddiem Apr 22, '13
    6
    MommaTy
  35. Any PCT have to go through?
    by MommaTy May 16, '13
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