Begin your nursing support career with Ascension. You'll gain the knowledge and skills you need to advance your career, and Ascension will support you every step of the way. You'll also find generous paid time off, comprehensive benefits packages, continuing education programs and so much more. Explore nursing support opportunities across our national network of hospitals.
What is a patient care technician?A patient care technician (PCT) works in our critical care settings and assists with personal care and daily activities, documents patient records, maintains medical equipment and collaborates with nursing staff on patient care. PCTs have opportunities in a variety of specialties and shifts.
What is a certified nursing assistant?A certified nursing assistant (CNA) tends to patients under the supervision of a registered nurse, including patients’ personal care, daily activities, transfers or transport and helps report on the patient’s condition. At Ascension, CNAs primarily work in our senior living communities.
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Learn. Grow. Thrive. We offer entry-level positions, on-the-job training, tuition assistance and online continuing education options to support your career advancement with Ascension and help you create the career of your dreams.
Ascension LivingOur independent living, assisted living, short-term rehab, memory support and long-term care teams are empowered to provide personalized care and develop lasting relationships with our residents and their families. Explore careers with one of the nation's top five senior care organizations.