Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: Serendipity, PCT

From Date
  1. My patient fell!! now in hospital...need advice
    I was involved in a similar situation. However, I was told that the incident needs to be reported to the Department of Health. Is it possible that a CNA can lose his/her license as a result of a...
    Jan 26, '11
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  2. Do You Go By First Or Last Name At Work?
    You are too funny!!! I am very strict about privacy as well. Now, unfortunately (long story) my whole building knows my first AND last name (it's all in fun, though) - and you know I just started...
    Jul 20, '10
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  3. Do You Go By First Or Last Name At Work?
    Some very interesting responses so far. . seems as if most people go by their first names. How do you feel that the name we use at work influences our professional image? Should CNA's be called by...
    Jul 20, '10
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  4. Do You Go By First Or Last Name At Work?
    Just curious to know. Let's get a census going :p
    Jul 19, '10
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  5. stna hourly pay
    I'm assuming you havent gotten a response because there has been numerous threads on this very subject. In order to find them, all you have to do is use the search engine. CNA pay varies based on...
    Jul 18, '10
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  6. New CNA Orientation!
    You are definitely well prepared !!! :clown: From what i've gathered so far you seem to be an amazing CNA. .Cool, you get to pass meds?! I had the opportunity to work in a NH yesterday. My HH...
    Jul 18, '10
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  7. New CNA Orientation!
    :idea: thank you so much for your response!! you made some great points. the one that sticks out the most is when you suggested that i listen more than i talk; i will definitely take that to heart...
    Jul 16, '10
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  8. New CNA Orientation!
    just landed my first job as a cna in a nursing home/rehab :yeah: this is a very exciting time for me as i have been waiting since last year when i passed the boards to land a cna job. all this...
    Jul 16, '10
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  9. NYC CNA's
    Got the job!! *DEEP BREATH* Now all I can do is hope for the best on this ride. Believe me, it WILL be a ride; this will be my first time working in a facility as a CNA! Transferring from Home...
    Jul 15, '10
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  10. NYC CNA's
    how are you??? :p you are right, it's been a while !!!!! congrats on your employment as a cna/pct; how are those facilities working out for you? still there??? yes, i will pm you or vice...
    Jul 13, '10
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  11. Any Long Island,NY ladies on here ?
    Queens, NY here if its any consolation! I've heard of that school. Hope you enjoy your experience! P.S. I have already started a NYC CNA thread on here, check it out.
    Dec 29, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  12. NYC CNA's
    *BUMP* How is everyone doing? It would be nice if we could make this a NYC Community Thread and we got to know each other on here! It's a small world..
    Dec 27, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  13. PCT Trained but Not CNA Certified......
    If you are going to work in a NH, ALF, etc there is really no way around it: you need to take and pass State Boards. I have heard of people getting hired at these types of facilities if they are...
    Dec 27, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  14. Being a Tech.
    This did make me feel better. It is so easy to just get offended and ignore the big picture. I suppose this is the nature of the Healthcare field and I am the only one who can feel comfortable with...
    Dec 27, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  15. Being a Tech.
    You know what? This is quite possible. Although her body language suggested otherwise because she turned her back to me. Lol! Maybe she is just lacking a little in the social category? Its quite...
    Dec 27, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  16. Being a Tech.
    I took a CPR/AED for the professional rescuer course recently and I encountered some girl who was a Dietitian and we were talking to an RN who was really cool, BTW. I mentioned that I was a Tech and...
    Dec 21, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  17. Finishing PCT program 12-14-09
    Congrats on your accomplishment! :cheers:
    Dec 11, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  18. NYC CNA's
    Just a little update: I completed my PCT course and I am now studying for my National Patient Care Technician exam. After the exam I am going to take a CPR course and then send my resume out...
    Dec 11, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  19. VEEB LPN Program (info request)
    Too bad I am not starting this year because I live in St. Albans as well. I'm hoping to start with the class of 2011, and I will have to take the railroad as well unless I buy a little used car for...
    Aug 27, '09
    Forum: New York Nursing
  20. VEEB LPN Program (info request)
    Make sure you all keep posting here during the 2009-2010 LPN program at VEEB about your experiences, etc. BTW- Where are the 2010-2011 VEEB applicants? I hope we can keep an open forum going...
    Aug 11, '09
    Forum: New York Nursing
  21. Is anyone attending Lincoln Tech (Edison, NJ)this June?
    What are the entrance requirements for this school?
    Jul 31, '09
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  22. What school are you going to?
    How was the program?
    Jul 31, '09
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  23. VEEB LPN Program (info request)
    congrats to everyone who has gotten accepted into veeb for the upcoming school year! go class of 2010! :clpty: being that i have been following this...
    Jul 28, '09
    Forum: New York Nursing
  24. How long does it take to go from CNA to CHHA?
    The agency I work for does an all day In-Service for CNA's to transition into Home-Health. Usually HHA courses are about a month, though. My agency just doesn't require CNA's to take an extended...
    Jul 25, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  25. Can any Patient Care Techs tell me how much your training cost?
    My PCT program costs $990. It includes the EKG, Phlebotomy, and PCT Certifications; plus, the National exams.
    Jul 24, '09
    Forum: Patient Care Technician / Assistants


Top