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. Is it appropriate to tell a job interviewer what days you can't work?
    by delrepublica1776 Dec 19, '12
    7
    adoRNo2b2015
  2. Interviewing for PACU and ICU-PCT positions
    by txhusker-SN Jan 4, '13
    3
    KBICU
  3. Can't lift patient- help!
    by MadameFreckles Jan 7, '13
    9
    MTonmymind
  4. Dealing with a declining patient
    by AM326 Jan 20, '13
    3
    funtimes
  5. PCT employment in NJ
    Poll by Kvd1679 Jan 22, '13
    2
    JustBeachyNurse
  6. what are some great study tools?
    by jenncai Jan 17, '13
  7. 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
  8. What do PCTs or clinical assistants do when they aren't working?
    by Naturally Brilliant Jan 11, '13
    7
    boricualuna
  9. What do you love most about being a PCT?
    by kimmykat72 Jan 8, '13
    1
    Kdrenee
  10. Working in the Float Pool as a nursing student
    by loquitamamita Jan 3, '13
    5
    Miiki SN
  11. I am having trouble getting a PCT job in Georgia...
    by apspct Dec 30, '10
    9
    Jhely06182009
  12. Can i  qualify as a cna/pct once I enter nursing school?
    by mee9mee9 Jan 4, '13
    3
    WannaBNursey
  13. Will I get over my discomfort with blood draws?
    by Laurabird Oct 24, '12
    7
    UTprenur
  14. PCT Oncology/Telemetry
    by nanerz13 Dec 22, '12
    5
    nanerz13
  15. How long do I wait to find out if I got the PCT job?
    by nanerz13 Dec 18, '12
    3
    Melissa1986
  16. Thinking of transfer from ortho to ICU
    by Pcrowley1 Sep 7, '12
    5
    all517
  17. cardiac ICU PCT job???
    by Cricket86 Dec 15, '12
    1
    all517
  18. New Job PCT Float Pool (needs advice)
    by cnabeauty Nov 29, '12
    3
    jchilds
  19. PCT Interview (nervous)
    by cnabeauty Oct 8, '12
    6
    Kdrenee
  20. So tired of HHA!
    by COMPLEXBeautyy Dec 8, '12
    3
    Ms.PCT1990
  21. the nurses i work with dont want me to succeed!
    by luvmykids0810 Oct 17, '12
    3
    BiohazardBetty
  22. Should i get my CNA?
    by 1futurenurse12 Aug 21, '12
    4
    mbrookeRN
  23. Anyone at Parkland in Dallas ?
    by Lin19687 Jun 12, '10
    13
    princesstl121
  24. Advice about other tech!
    by joshsmother Sep 2, '12
    7
    joshsmother
  25. why did you want to be a cna?
    by mee9mee9 Jan 16, '12
    13
  26. Pct/ Pca
    by sucess2012 Nov 6, '12
    1
    MidwestBetty
  27. What certifications do I need to apply to work as a dialysis technician?
    by 5ummer Nov 8, '12
    2
    jaycee15
  28. Scared of patients now? Need help.
    by stickit34 Oct 14, '12
    4
    LexRaven
  29. Drive to work pregnant in state of emergency?
    by mamaxmaria Oct 28, '12
    47
    mamaxmaria
  30. Lookin for work while studying....
    by johnmlorenzo Nov 3, '12
  31. Quitting a job dilemma
    by Brittany2206 Oct 30, '12
    3
    CrunchRN
  32. Does volunteering at a hospital help?
    by DarkLotus Apr 9, '12
    11
    Laurabird
  33. PCT job in hospital while in ADN school--on Treasure Coast of FL
    by Neohippy Mar 16, '12
    5
    Floridayz
  34. patient care tech vs cna, whats the difference?
    by Mrsladysoul83 Oct 10, '12
    8
    Mrsladysoul83
  35. im so terrified!
    by luvmykids0810 Sep 7, '12
    4
    CheesePotato
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