Confessions of a Medical Assistant / Patient Care Tech

A medical assistant, also be known as a patient care tech (PCT), is a person who assists nurses and doctors in completing procedures and monitoring the status of patients. This job requires an attentive and responsible individual to insure patients receive the proper care.

My name is Teddie Wiggins. I am 23 years old and have been a member of the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center staff for almost two years. I began working at AMMC in December 2008, after completing the Certified Nursing Assistant program at Arkansas Northeastern College in Paragould, AR.