PACU Nursing

PACU is where pre-op preparation and post-op recovery topics are located. Some topics recently discussed include parents/visitors in the pre-op/post-op areas, control of post-op nausea/vomiting and starting post-op orders. Comments/questions/solutions are always welcome.

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  1. patient satisfaction scores
    by emain86 Jul 17
    3
    toomuchbaloney
  2. CPAN Exam
    by casey0405 Mar 20
    3
    emain86
  3. PACU Pay
    by DNURSENSOCAL Jul 5
  4. How many codes happen in a PACU?
    by Maddy_Rose Mar 16
    7
  5. All my PACU RNs
    by Whoatemyburger Apr 28
    9
  6. Is this the norm in PACU? Have I been spoiled before????
    by MomRNof2 Jun 5
    6
  7. wasting of narcs in pacu
    by Jaesim Mar 22
    8
  8. PACU flowsheet
    by Irishlassi Jun 2
    3
    skiern
  9. Interview tomorrow...what kind of questions should I ask?
    by jenrninmi Jun 19
  10. Is PACU (recovery room?) good door to OR?
    by tarotale Apr 9
    9
    TraumaQueen57
  11. Leaving the ED for the PACU
    by jrw002 Jan 5
    5
    TraumaQueen57
  12. PACU
    by rconfrey Jun 5
    1
    Hopecascade
  13. PACU Call Coverage
    by 1PACURN Jul 23, '12
    9
    emain86
  14. Just took the CPAN and passed. Ask me anything.
    by muenbuty Nov 25, '13
    3
    jennafly
  15. why do you do PACU?
    by tarotale May 2
    5
    sbfairy
  16. Versant/New Grad PACU RNs
    by mnyr907 Apr 29
    2
    sbfairy
  17. Specialty Switch ICU V. PACU
    Poll by CBRADRN Mar 22
    3
    Nickat
  18. What's the weirdest cardiac rhythm you've seen in the PACU?
    by wannabecnl Apr 10, '13
    8
  19. Soon to be  New grad
    by JerseyGirl2010 Feb 23
    6
    SailorWifey
  20. Plastic Cases-IV Fluids
    by kngl Mar 4
    5
    brownbook
  21. Defining the Criteria for PACU lengths of Stay
    by dantespikiks Feb 7
    2
    dantespikiks
  22. Too Much On Call?
    by emain86 Feb 12
  23. New PACU NURSE
    by aramis2121 Jan 31
    2
    aramis2121
  24. Brand new world! Nicu to Pacu!
    by cassidyhodgkins Jan 31
    3
    brownbook
  25. I've hit the wall--suggestions?
    by wannabecnl Oct 23, '13
    7
    wannabecnl
  26. Surgical Nursing Student Question
    Moved by mission1234 Jan 21
  27. Interview for PRN Recovery position in PACU unit that only listed CPR as requirement?
    by Trueblood83 Mar 5, '13
    9
    emain86
  28. CHOA (Egleston) in Atlanta
    by uscgal09 Jan 10
    1
    quittaRN
  29. Tips for a new PACU RN
    by newrnltc Oct 4, '13
    4
    wannabecnl
  30. PACU hold times
    by Manatee111 Dec 31, '13
    5
    wannabecnl
  31. Pediatric post tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy
    by Isabelle49 Jan 10
    2
    Janey496
  32. Lap Chole Bundle
    by emain86 Nov 24, '13
    6
    emain86
  33. New to PACU
    by lacnola Dec 19, '13
    1
    macawake
  34. RN post op lap chole, 200mcg of Fentanyl, still severe pain!
    • Closed
    by CyndieRN2007 Dec 11, '13
    1
    Esme12
  35. PACU care of pts with substance use/abuse
    by wannabecnl Nov 30, '13
    3
    brownbook
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