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. Can i  qualify as a cna/pct once I enter nursing school?
    by mee9mee9 Jan 4, '13
    3
    WannaBNursey
  2. Will I get over my discomfort with blood draws?
    by Laurabird Oct 24, '12
    7
    UTprenur
  3. PCT Oncology/Telemetry
    by nanerz13 Dec 22, '12
    5
    nanerz13
  4. How long do I wait to find out if I got the PCT job?
    by nanerz13 Dec 18, '12
    3
    Melissa1986
  5. Thinking of transfer from ortho to ICU
    by Pcrowley1 Sep 7, '12
    5
    all517
  6. cardiac ICU PCT job???
    by Cricket86 Dec 15, '12
    1
    all517
  7. New Job PCT Float Pool (needs advice)
    by cnabeauty Nov 29, '12
    3
    jchilds
  8. PCT Interview (nervous)
    by cnabeauty Oct 8, '12
    6
    Kdrenee
  9. So tired of HHA!
    by COMPLEXBeautyy Dec 8, '12
    3
    Ms.PCT1990
  10. the nurses i work with dont want me to succeed!
    by luvmykids0810 Oct 17, '12
    3
    BiohazardBetty
  11. Should i get my CNA?
    by 1futurenurse12 Aug 21, '12
    4
    mbrookeRN
  12. Anyone at Parkland in Dallas ?
    by Lin19687 Jun 12, '10
    13
    princesstl121
  13. Advice about other tech!
    by joshsmother Sep 2, '12
    7
    joshsmother
  14. why did you want to be a cna?
    by mee9mee9 Jan 16, '12
    13
  15. Pct/ Pca
    by sucess2012 Nov 6, '12
    1
    MidwestBetty
  16. What certifications do I need to apply to work as a dialysis technician?
    by 5ummer Nov 8, '12
    2
    jaycee15
  17. Scared of patients now? Need help.
    by stickit34 Oct 14, '12
    4
    LexRaven
  18. Drive to work pregnant in state of emergency?
    by mamaxmaria Oct 28, '12
    47
    mamaxmaria
  19. Lookin for work while studying....
    by johnmlorenzo Nov 3, '12
  20. Quitting a job dilemma
    by Brittany2206 Oct 30, '12
    3
    CrunchRN
  21. Does volunteering at a hospital help?
    by DarkLotus Apr 9, '12
    11
    Laurabird
  22. PCT job in hospital while in ADN school--on Treasure Coast of FL
    by Neohippy Mar 16, '12
    5
    Floridayz
  23. patient care tech vs cna, whats the difference?
    by Mrsladysoul83 Oct 10, '12
    8
    Mrsladysoul83
  24. im so terrified!
    by luvmykids0810 Sep 7, '12
    4
    CheesePotato
  25. Patient Care Tech/CNA-same thing?
    by CSellers3 Aug 8, '10
    14
    kaplinkle
  26. Job interview
    by jashuler Sep 23, '12
    3
    gracecase
  27. can a cna get a jog in the ER or Labor and Delivery dept?
    by aalsina Sep 16, '12
    5
    gracecase
  28. PCAs on med/surg
    by Kdrenee Aug 19, '12
    6
    nerol
  29. ST Paul School of Nursing in Staten Island
    by aniscao Sep 21, '12
  30. Who to turn to????
    by joshsmother Sep 17, '12
    4
    Hygiene Queen
  31. Am I a CNA or a PCT?
    by pnkgirl25 Sep 14, '12
    7
    RunnerRN2b2014
  32. pct/nurse tech wages, in MD
    by buseylady Jul 26, '11
    3
    btrossbach
  33. Patient Care Tech in the Emergency Room
    by Birdbr Jul 28, '11
    10
    btrossbach
  34. Getting into an ER as a Tech
    by MusicEMT Jan 10, '12
    13
    btrossbach
  35. Thinking about going to keiser university for RT.
    by MissyMango Sep 17, '12
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