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. Does volunteering at a hospital help?
    by DarkLotus Apr 9, '12
    11
    Laurabird
  2. PCT job in hospital while in ADN school--on Treasure Coast of FL
    by Neohippy Mar 16, '12
    5
    Floridayz
  3. patient care tech vs cna, whats the difference?
    by Mrsladysoul83 Oct 10, '12
    8
    Mrsladysoul83
  4. im so terrified!
    by luvmykids0810 Sep 7, '12
    4
    CheesePotato
  5. Patient Care Tech/CNA-same thing?
    by CSellers3 Aug 8, '10
    14
    kaplinkle
  6. Job interview
    by jashuler Sep 23, '12
    3
    gracecase
  7. can a cna get a jog in the ER or Labor and Delivery dept?
    by aalsina Sep 16, '12
    5
    gracecase
  8. PCAs on med/surg
    by Kdrenee Aug 19, '12
    6
    nerol
  9. ST Paul School of Nursing in Staten Island
    by aniscao Sep 21, '12
  10. Who to turn to????
    by joshsmother Sep 17, '12
    4
    Hygiene Queen
  11. Am I a CNA or a PCT?
    by pnkgirl25 Sep 14, '12
    7
    RunnerRN2b2014
  12. pct/nurse tech wages, in MD
    by buseylady Jul 26, '11
    3
    btrossbach
  13. Patient Care Tech in the Emergency Room
    by Birdbr Jul 28, '11
    10
    btrossbach
  14. Getting into an ER as a Tech
    by MusicEMT Jan 10, '12
    13
    btrossbach
  15. Thinking about going to keiser university for RT.
    by MissyMango Sep 17, '12
  16. Dialysis technician
    by nurseling30 Aug 29, '12
    2
    FutureRNGreen
  17. Question about patient care technician/cna.
    by mariposabella Sep 4, '12
    14
    sbrook5
  18. Baths!
    by Nursingschoolzombie Jul 9, '12
    13
    duskyjewel
  19. Patient care technician vs patient support technician
    by FutureRN813 Aug 26, '12
  20. Stunned after a chance in favorite unit. this is a rant
    by kht124 Aug 25, '12
    4
    kht124
  21. Chance of getting hired as R.N. after working as a PCT/NA in hospital?
    by Billy11 Aug 20, '12
    5
    Hygiene Queen
  22. Looking for job/have prior nursing school education
    by crenee02 Aug 6, '12
    4
    futurenurseya33
  23. working in Er tonight...
    by luvmykids0810 Aug 4, '12
    3
    AprilAnney
  24. Nursing Assistant in acute rehab
    by Brittany2206 Aug 8, '12
    2
    Kimynurse
  25. What does "application forwarded to manager" mean?
    by odintelligent Jul 23, '12
    7
    shay&lynn
  26. How clean is a "bathed" patient?
    by tiredtech Aug 9, '12
    29
    rn2be73
  27. What is the difference between PCT and CNA?
    by daisygarten Jul 29, '12
    12
    daisygarten
  28. HELP! Failed nursing school after 1 yr, but still want to work as nurse technician
    by panjia Jul 27, '12
    5
    LifesAJourney
  29. Do I Have a Chance?
    by Rose of Lima Jul 26, '12
    1
  30. Phone Interview for NA
    by Billy11 Jul 6, '12
    7
    Billy11
  31. No experience.....no job, no job.....no experience!!!
    by StarLite1980 Sep 30, '11
    25
    ctmed
  32. New CNA with several nurse tech interviews
    by Kdrenee Jul 22, '12
    3
    Kdrenee
  33. How did you get your hospital job???
    by stigrl Mar 7, '12
    48
    shay&lynn
  34. New PCT in the ER
    by Ashleym9831 Jun 17, '12
    6
    livelifeloveRN
  35. Should I become a cna if I don't get accepted into the lpn program?
    by Aongroup1990 Jul 19, '12
    3
    Aongroup1990
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