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.

  1. Best books for pacu beginners
    by Joy4RN Mar 21
    4
    Greenclip
  2. PACU visitation & policies
    by FJW&ADP Apr 2
    4
    HeySis
  3. PACU Standards - 2 RNS
    by Rinehajb Apr 13
    2
    HeySis
  4. How to get into PACU as a New Grad?
    by greeentea Apr 12
    1
    Double-Helix
  5. NYP PACU
    by FNPhopefull Apr 10
    1
    TheCommuter
  6. Medical-Surgical to Recovery Room
    by brownladyRN Mar 30, '16
    2
    nocturnallife
  7. From bedside to outpatient surgery center (pre/post op RN), do you like it?
    by justcuriousrn1 Feb 1
    6
    meaghann3
  8. PACU training program
    by Sarab. Mar 20
  9. PACU NURSING
    by vader1 Mar 16
    1
    HeySis
  10. New Grad on PACU Floor! Much help needed
    by Joy4RN Mar 10
    2
    Joy4RN
  11. A day in the life of PACU nurse ?
    Poll by skysafari Sep 24, '16
    3
    Shan808
  12. What is your practice on notifying surgical team?
    by azhiker96 Mar 2
    1
  13. No PACU stop advantages/disadvantages
    by debberslnc Mar 7
  14. New nurse looking for PACU 101 Book
    by strive Mar 2
  15. PACU words of wisdom.
    by beachlove Feb 22
    5
    RainMom
  16. Managing Vents and other PACU skills
    by LMT2BSN Feb 12
    3
    HeySis
  17. Outpatient surgical center or hospital PACU?
    by RNduff01 Jun 23, '15
    6
    justcuriousrn1
  18. Phase 1 PACU used as pre-op
    Poll by chickhatz May 1, '16
    20
    PACURN1818
  19. Working Alone
    by Whitesranch Mar 1, '16
    14
    PACURN1818
  20. Looking for review course for CAPA certification
    by kneuhoff Nov 30, '16
    2
    kneuhoff
  21. Scope of practice
    by Meigsfla Nov 25, '16
    6
    Greenclip
  22. L&D to PACU
    by eaRNdit Oct 25, '16
    2
    peaches88
  23. I need some perspective
    by amandajh May 22, '16
    3
    azhiker96
  24. Preop screening ....
    by mdcp Sep 16, '16
    3
    brownbook
  25. Sticky pulse-ox on forehead
    by djmatte May 29, '15
    8
    HeySis
  26. CPAN reference material needed!
    by Embly RN Sep 24, '16
    1
    Double-Helix
  27. Transition from ICU to PACU
    by nursesara09 Sep 30, '16
    1
    brownbook
  28. How do you staff your PACU overnight?
    by slutgen Jun 7, '16
    11
    azhiker96
  29. Fentanyl as a MDV or SDV
    by emryan Aug 22, '16
    4
    Greenclip
  30. PACU Staffing Examples
    by emilyhbusch Aug 13, '16
    4
    brownbook

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