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. CNA, EKG, and PHLEBOTOMY Certification
    by Queen Tiye, CNA Feb 1, '11
    16
    sarasa
  2. PCT Interview: need some tips!
    by Tyler626 Mar 21, '13
  3. How does one become a PCT?
    by pmabraham Mar 21, '13
    2
    HeatherMax
  4. Job hunting for PRN/PCTs in louisiana
    by FutureNurseColeman Mar 20, '13
  5. Emt/pct info??
    by emily12345 Mar 14, '13
    1
    funtimes
  6. PRN tech help!!!!
    by AM326 Mar 1, '13
    4
    Bobmo88
  7. GOT THE JOB!!
    by MTonmymind Mar 5, '13
    2
    CarlyBelle
  8. Did my internship, ready for written test (NY) how was it for you?
    by CarlyBelle Mar 5, '13
  9. Iv cath insertion class
    by FutureRNGreen Feb 10, '13
    9
    FutureRNGreen
  10. Is surgical tech a good career to go for?
    by Wendyym18 Feb 5, '13
    2
    besaangel
  11. Anyone working as a PCT? How much medical terminology included in...
    by CarlyBelle Feb 19, '13
    3
    CarlyBelle
  12. Is a patient care tech the same as a multi skilled tech?
    by amanda_weinberger Feb 11, '13
    7
  13. Broken communication
    by Mrsladysoul83 Feb 16, '13
  14. Work at two hospitals??
    by jonguitardude Feb 12, '13
    1
    Miiki SN
  15. After Interview
    by FutureRNGreen Feb 9, '13
    5
    FutureRNGreen
  16. Is there such a thing as a PCT to LPN program or assistance from work place?
    by CarlyBelle Feb 10, '13
    2
    CarlyBelle
  17. Will soon be placed at a nursing home, first time, PCT grad. Scared, advice?!
    by CarlyBelle Jan 31, '13
    5
    CarlyBelle
  18. Beneficial to obtain pct during nursing school?
    by lnsjes Feb 10, '13
    6
    KNP->SND
  19. My patient called me a "flunkie" today..... -_-
    by FaithGurl93 Nov 30, '12
    19
    thelittledoe
  20. Critique my resume for a tech position
    by amg418 Feb 3, '13
    6
    Hay927
  21. Interview on this upcoming wed
    by FutureRNGreen Jan 31, '13
    5
    adoRNo2b2015
  22. New York State National Exam for PCT  tips and tricks for passing exam !!!
    by akrabat Feb 21, '12
    10
    CarlyBelle
  23. VS and when to tell your nurse
    by MoopleRN Jan 31, '13
    2
    CP2013
  24. doing the work of a CNA at a lesser pay
    by grace_lorraine87 Aug 21, '12
    34
    Miiki SN
  25. Is it appropriate to tell a job interviewer what days you can't work?
    by delrepublica1776 Dec 19, '12
    7
    adoRNo2b2015
  26. Interviewing for PACU and ICU-PCT positions
    by txhusker-SN Jan 4, '13
    3
    KBICU
  27. Can't lift patient- help!
    by MadameFreckles Jan 7, '13
    9
    MTonmymind
  28. Dealing with a declining patient
    by AM326 Jan 20, '13
    3
    funtimes
  29. PCT employment in NJ
    Poll by Kvd1679 Jan 22, '13
    2
    JustBeachyNurse
  30. what are some great study tools?
    by jenncai Jan 17, '13
  31. FT Techs: What are the most popular and least popular days of the week to work?
    by Naturally Brilliant Jan 11, '13
    1
    dah doh
  32. What do PCTs or clinical assistants do when they aren't working?
    by Naturally Brilliant Jan 11, '13
    7
    boricualuna
  33. What do you love most about being a PCT?
    by kimmykat72 Jan 8, '13
    1
    Kdrenee
  34. Working in the Float Pool as a nursing student
    by loquitamamita Jan 3, '13
    5
    Miiki SN
  35. I am having trouble getting a PCT job in Georgia...
    by apspct Dec 30, '10
    9
    Jhely06182009
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