How long does it take to become a patient care technician?
about 5-8 months depending on program
Patient care technicians generally have the same job duties as certified nursing assistants. They provide direct patient care in hospitals, long-term care facilities and assisted living facilities. Patient care techs assist patients with bathing, dressing, grooming, eating and exercising. They also monitor vital signs and assist nurses and other health care technicians. Have a look at the Payscale and Indeed websites for further salary information.