# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Patient Care Technician Task 525212907

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe the Scope of Practice of a patient care technician.


Description should include the national /state association or licensing boards guidelines that define the procedures and actions that regulate the profession.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the Scope of Practice for a patient care technician in Virginia?
  • Who provides the guidelines?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.