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. Question about patient care technician/cna.
    by mariposabella Sep 4, '12
    14
    sbrook5
  2. Baths!
    by Nursingschoolzombie Jul 9, '12
    13
    duskyjewel
  3. Patient care technician vs patient support technician
    by FutureRN813 Aug 26, '12
  4. Stunned after a chance in favorite unit. this is a rant
    by kht124 Aug 25, '12
    4
    kht124
  5. Chance of getting hired as R.N. after working as a PCT/NA in hospital?
    by Billy11 Aug 20, '12
    5
    Hygiene Queen
  6. Looking for job/have prior nursing school education
    by crenee02 Aug 6, '12
    4
    futurenurseya33
  7. working in Er tonight...
    by luvmykids0810 Aug 4, '12
    3
    AprilAnney
  8. Nursing Assistant in acute rehab
    by Brittany2206 Aug 8, '12
    2
    Kimynurse
  9. What does "application forwarded to manager" mean?
    by odintelligent Jul 23, '12
    7
    shay&lynn
  10. How clean is a "bathed" patient?
    by tiredtech Aug 9, '12
    29
    rn2be73
  11. What is the difference between PCT and CNA?
    by daisygarten Jul 29, '12
    12
    daisygarten
  12. HELP! Failed nursing school after 1 yr, but still want to work as nurse technician
    by panjia Jul 27, '12
    5
    LifesAJourney
  13. Do I Have a Chance?
    by Rose of Lima Jul 26, '12
    1
  14. Phone Interview for NA
    by Billy11 Jul 6, '12
    7
    Billy11
  15. No experience.....no job, no job.....no experience!!!
    by StarLite1980 Sep 30, '11
    25
    ctmed
  16. New CNA with several nurse tech interviews
    by Kdrenee Jul 22, '12
    3
    Kdrenee
  17. How did you get your hospital job???
    by stigrl Mar 7, '12
    48
    shay&lynn
  18. New PCT in the ER
    by Ashleym9831 Jun 17, '12
    6
    moorejulie
  19. Should I become a cna if I don't get accepted into the lpn program?
    by Aongroup1990 Jul 19, '12
    3
    Aongroup1990
  20. Home care?
    by jimithing112 Jun 26, '12
    11
    MrsFrancis
  21. What is an observational unit?
    by miyhaka May 21, '12
    1
    rupey
  22. I need a job
    by HealthyFuture May 10, '12
    11
    JNBartley
  23. Oklahoma AUA working in another state
    by Naya9600 Jul 10, '12
  24. Dialysis Technician
    by 5ummer Jul 5, '12
    2
    mzrainydayz
  25. working and doing pre-reqs for nursing...
    by luvmykids0810 Jul 7, '12
    3
    Swellz
  26. Frustrated with finding job.
    by bethanphetamine Jun 29, '12
    8
    duskyjewel
  27. Got an Interview for Physicians Exchange Operator Position
    by MusicEMT Jun 16, '12
    8
    MusicEMT
  28. Anyone had a Tdap shot?
    by MissyMango Jun 25, '12
    10
    Bobmo88
  29. I got the job
    by MissyMango Jun 21, '12
    10
    Preemie 2 RN
  30. Things to do while working night-shift - Caretaker
    by Anonymous2 Jun 22, '12
    2
    Nurse2b209
  31. Any Nurse Techs in RN nursing programs?
    by kv07 Jan 29, '11
    31
    Shaunda9
  32. My online application status is still under consideration, its been 4 weeks.
    by MissyMango Jun 4, '12
    5
    Swellz
  33. PCA vs CNA
    • Closed
    by Cryssi Jan 17, '04
    18
    ORnurseCT
  34. Pct interview for davita
    by cookiemonster84 Dec 1, '10
    26
    irish lpn
  35. CNA vs. PCA vs. HHA
    by SingDanceRunLife May 30, '12
    7
    lbmRN2014
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