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. Iv cath insertion class
    by FutureRNGreen Feb 10, '13
    9
    FutureRNGreen
  2. Is surgical tech a good career to go for?
    by Wendyym18 Feb 5, '13
    2
    besaangel
  3. Anyone working as a PCT? How much medical terminology included in...
    by CarlyBelle Feb 19, '13
    3
    CarlyBelle
  4. Is a patient care tech the same as a multi skilled tech?
    by amanda_weinberger Feb 11, '13
    7
  5. Broken communication
    by Mrsladysoul83 Feb 16, '13
  6. Work at two hospitals??
    by jonguitardude Feb 12, '13
    1
    Miiki SN
  7. After Interview
    by FutureRNGreen Feb 9, '13
    5
    FutureRNGreen
  8. Is there such a thing as a PCT to LPN program or assistance from work place?
    by CarlyBelle Feb 10, '13
    2
    CarlyBelle
  9. Will soon be placed at a nursing home, first time, PCT grad. Scared, advice?!
    by CarlyBelle Jan 31, '13
    5
    CarlyBelle
  10. Beneficial to obtain pct during nursing school?
    by lnsjes Feb 10, '13
    6
    WoundedBird
  11. My patient called me a "flunkie" today..... -_-
    by FaithGurl93 Nov 30, '12
    19
    thelittledoe
  12. Critique my resume for a tech position
    by amg418 Feb 3, '13
    6
    Hay927
  13. Interview on this upcoming wed
    by FutureRNGreen Jan 31, '13
    5
    adoRNo2b2015
  14. New York State National Exam for PCT  tips and tricks for passing exam !!!
    by akrabat Feb 21, '12
    10
    CarlyBelle
  15. VS and when to tell your nurse
    by MoopleRN Jan 31, '13
    2
    CP2013
  16. doing the work of a CNA at a lesser pay
    by grace_lorraine87 Aug 21, '12
    34
    Miiki SN
  17. Is it appropriate to tell a job interviewer what days you can't work?
    by delrepublica1776 Dec 19, '12
    7
    adoRNo2b2015
  18. Interviewing for PACU and ICU-PCT positions
    by txhusker-SN Jan 4, '13
    3
    KBICU
  19. Can't lift patient- help!
    by MadameFreckles Jan 7, '13
    9
    MTonmymind
  20. Dealing with a declining patient
    by AM326 Jan 20, '13
    3
    funtimes
  21. PCT employment in NJ
    Poll by Kvd1679 Jan 22, '13
    2
    JustBeachyNurse
  22. what are some great study tools?
    by jenncai Jan 17, '13
  23. 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
  24. What do PCTs or clinical assistants do when they aren't working?
    by Naturally Brilliant Jan 11, '13
    7
    boricualuna
  25. What do you love most about being a PCT?
    by kimmykat72 Jan 8, '13
    1
    Kdrenee
  26. Working in the Float Pool as a nursing student
    by loquitamamita Jan 3, '13
    5
    Miiki SN
  27. I am having trouble getting a PCT job in Georgia...
    by apspct Dec 30, '10
    9
    Jhely06182009
  28. Can i  qualify as a cna/pct once I enter nursing school?
    by mee9mee9 Jan 4, '13
    3
    WannaBNursey
  29. Will I get over my discomfort with blood draws?
    by Laurabird Oct 24, '12
    7
    UTprenur
  30. PCT Oncology/Telemetry
    by nanerz13 Dec 22, '12
    5
    nanerz13
  31. How long do I wait to find out if I got the PCT job?
    by nanerz13 Dec 18, '12
    3
    Melissa1986
  32. Thinking of transfer from ortho to ICU
    by Pcrowley1 Sep 7, '12
    5
    all517
  33. cardiac ICU PCT job???
    by Cricket86 Dec 15, '12
    1
    all517
  34. New Job PCT Float Pool (needs advice)
    by cnabeauty Nov 29, '12
    3
    jchilds
  35. PCT Interview (nervous)
    by cnabeauty Oct 8, '12
    6
    Kdrenee
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