Certified Patient Care Technician

We asked 830 job seekers about their Certified Patient Care Technician. This is what they told us:

  • 69% of job seekers said "help my career progression" was the biggest reason for earning their Certified Patient Care Technician
  • 70% said earning their Certified Patient Care Technician helped them make more money
  • 73% said earning their Certified Patient Care Technician helped them get a job
  • 93% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Certified Patient Care Technician

What are people saying about getting a Certified Patient Care Technician?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 829 responses

70% said earning their Certified Patient Care Technician helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 829 responses

73% said earning their Certified Patient Care Technician helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 830 responses

93% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Certified Patient Care Technician

Why did you decide to earn your Certified Patient Care Technician?

Based on 830 responses

Required for my current job
19%
Make more money
31%
Changing careers
31%
Get an edge over other candidates
8%
Help my career progression
69%
Other
11%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 640 responses

Patient Care Technician View jobs
47%
Nursing Assistant View jobs
18%
Home Health Aide View jobs
3%
Medical Assistant View jobs
3%
Phlebotomist View jobs
2%

What do people wish they knew before earning their Certified Patient Care Technician?

598 people answered

“Many employees are looking for this kind of skills”

Sept. 6, 2019

“Just how exactly important this is to have towards gainful employment.”

Sept. 5, 2019

“That employers like this certification.”

Sept. 4, 2019

“I wish I would have done this sooner.”

Sept. 3, 2019

“Many hospitals are looking for employees with experience or that have different qualifications.”

Sept. 3, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Certified Patient Care Technician?

639 people answered

“Be sure that this career is from the heart and is your passion your patients will require all that you have”

Sept. 5, 2019

“If you want to get a feel of the medical field start here.”

Sept. 5, 2019

“It's nice to have the knowledge you need to give the best patient care at this level.”

Sept. 5, 2019

“If this you don’t have patience & the time this specific field is not for you. People lives depend on you.”

Sept. 5, 2019

“Make sure you get forty hours a week.”

Sept. 3, 2019
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