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. Certification HELP CPAN.....Any PACU RNs out there?
    by JustAGreatRN Apr 17
    5
    NRSKarenRN
  2. Just took the CPAN and passed. Ask me anything.
    by muenbuty Nov 25, '13
    6
    JustAGreatRN
  3. Cpan
    by JustAGreatRN Apr 17
  4. Discharging vaginal/lap assist hysterectomy pt's home from PACU
    by gizmopacurn Mar 22
    3
    fitzfan82
  5. Leaving ED for PACU
    by Nurse_Ratched Apr 6
    4
    brownbook
  6. Leaving ICU for PACU
    by ZenStudent Apr 1
    1
    Mavrick
  7. Airway Obstruction
    3
    gizmopacurn
  8. New nurse to PACU
    by BoyNamedSue Mar 23
    5
    BoyNamedSue
  9. Phase I/ Phase II recovery
    by boyzmomrn May 22, '13
    5
    gizmopacurn
  10. Who is taking this patient!?!? ::crickets::
    by Serrano2886 Sep 9, '14
    6
    gizmopacurn
  11. Can you become a PACU nurse w/o experience
    by Samt9 Feb 17
    9
    gizmopacurn
  12. Transport
    by roma4204 Mar 21
    3
    gizmopacurn
  13. Prior to PACU, what experience is better ... ICU or ER?
    by PacoUSA Mar 12
    2
    ICURN_09
  14. Interview tomorrow for PACU
    by DelanaRN Jan 4
    4
    nu rn
  15. How many ORs/beds?
    by summeroflov Feb 1
    3
    wannabecnl
  16. Consents
    by Quienes Feb 15
    2
    wanderlust99
  17. Timers in holding area
    by sameasalways Feb 10
    1
    brownbook
  18. PACU Pay
    by DNURSENSOCAL Jul 5, '14
    4
    MIAC78
  19. PACU Charge RN
    by goodgyrl Aug 3, '14
    2
    summeroflov
  20. New to PACU; question about how "bad situations" are dealt with typically.
    by sameasalways Nov 12, '14
    8
    summeroflov
  21. Post op recovery of regional C-section
    by planny Mar 22, '13
    5
    summeroflov
  22. Aldrete score
    by nf nurse Sep 18, '14
    5
    azhiker96
  23. Narcotic Administration in PACU
    by SaraDavisEdick Jan 16
    2
    Txg159
  24. Is PACU (recovery room?) good door to OR?
    by tarotale Apr 9, '14
    12
    Nurse Sasha
  25. PACU -looking for staffing recommendations and on-call
    by aroman956 Dec 22, '14
    1
    NRSKarenRN
  26. HELP! Introvert nurse looking into PACU
    by RNVIXEN Oct 31, '14
    7
    argos
  27. med/surge or pacu for a new grad
    by MelissaSipes Nov 12, '14
    5
    Fl_peds_rn
  28. On Call Coverage
    by BarbRN62 Sep 1, '14
    3
    emain86
  29. Starting pacu in 2 weeks
    by Amayalu Oct 17, '14
    1
    esipbisn
  30. New graduate interview tips/advice
    by jiwonkim89 Nov 14, '14
  31. postanethesia nursing certificationclasses
    by Sierra24 Nov 3, '14
  32. Organ Transplant Unit advice
    by GnikKing3 Oct 30, '14
    1
    Chisca
  33. UGH!!! Low Census Issues!!
    by spitfire99 Aug 14, '14
    2
    johndough
  34. Going from Cardiac ICU to PACU
    by bsnLex Oct 17, '14
    4
    BarbRN62
  35. Leaving the ED for the PACU
    by jrw002 Jan 5, '14
    7
    Amayalu

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