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. So tired of HHA!
    by COMPLEXBeautyy Dec 8, '12
    3
    Ms.PCT1990
  2. the nurses i work with dont want me to succeed!
    by luvmykids0810 Oct 17, '12
    3
    BiohazardBetty
  3. Should i get my CNA?
    by 1futurenurse12 Aug 21, '12
    4
    mbrookeRN
  4. Anyone at Parkland in Dallas ?
    by Lin19687 Jun 12, '10
    13
    princesstl121
  5. Advice about other tech!
    by joshsmother Sep 2, '12
    7
    joshsmother
  6. why did you want to be a cna?
    by mee9mee9 Jan 16, '12
    13
  7. Pct/ Pca
    by sucess2012 Nov 6, '12
    1
    MidwestBetty
  8. What certifications do I need to apply to work as a dialysis technician?
    by 5ummer Nov 8, '12
    2
    jaycee15
  9. Scared of patients now? Need help.
    by stickit34 Oct 14, '12
    4
    LexRaven
  10. Drive to work pregnant in state of emergency?
    by mamaxmaria Oct 28, '12
    47
    mamaxmaria
  11. Lookin for work while studying....
    by johnmlorenzo Nov 3, '12
  12. Quitting a job dilemma
    by Brittany2206 Oct 30, '12
    3
    CrunchRN
  13. Does volunteering at a hospital help?
    by DarkLotus Apr 9, '12
    11
    Laurabird
  14. PCT job in hospital while in ADN school--on Treasure Coast of FL
    by Neohippy Mar 16, '12
    5
    Floridayz
  15. patient care tech vs cna, whats the difference?
    by Mrsladysoul83 Oct 10, '12
    8
    Mrsladysoul83
  16. im so terrified!
    by luvmykids0810 Sep 7, '12
    4
    CheesePotato
  17. Patient Care Tech/CNA-same thing?
    by CSellers3 Aug 8, '10
    14
    kaplinkle
  18. Job interview
    by jashuler Sep 23, '12
    3
    gracecase
  19. can a cna get a jog in the ER or Labor and Delivery dept?
    by aalsina Sep 16, '12
    5
    gracecase
  20. PCAs on med/surg
    by Kdrenee Aug 19, '12
    6
    nerol
  21. ST Paul School of Nursing in Staten Island
    by aniscao Sep 21, '12
  22. Who to turn to????
    by joshsmother Sep 17, '12
    4
    Hygiene Queen
  23. Am I a CNA or a PCT?
    by pnkgirl25 Sep 14, '12
    7
    RunnerRN2b2014
  24. pct/nurse tech wages, in MD
    by buseylady Jul 26, '11
    3
    btrossbach
  25. Patient Care Tech in the Emergency Room
    by Birdbr Jul 28, '11
    10
    btrossbach
  26. Getting into an ER as a Tech
    by MusicEMT Jan 10, '12
    13
    btrossbach
  27. Thinking about going to keiser university for RT.
    by MissyMango Sep 17, '12
  28. Dialysis technician
    by nurseling30 Aug 29, '12
    2
    FutureRNGreen
  29. Question about patient care technician/cna.
    by mariposabella Sep 4, '12
    14
    sbrook5
  30. Baths!
    by Nursingschoolzombie Jul 9, '12
    13
    duskyjewel
  31. Patient care technician vs patient support technician
    by FutureRN813 Aug 26, '12
  32. Stunned after a chance in favorite unit. this is a rant
    by kht124 Aug 25, '12
    4
    kht124
  33. Chance of getting hired as R.N. after working as a PCT/NA in hospital?
    by Billy11 Aug 20, '12
    5
    Hygiene Queen
  34. Looking for job/have prior nursing school education
    by crenee02 Aug 6, '12
    4
    futurenurseya33
  35. working in Er tonight...
    by luvmykids0810 Aug 4, '12
    3
    AprilAnney
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