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. From bedside to outpatient surgery center (pre/post op RN), do you like it?
    by justcuriousrn1 Feb 1
    7
    ShayRN0217
  2. PACU Standards - 2 RNS
    by Rinehajb Apr 13
    4
    azhiker96
  3. Zander Periop Nursing Education legit?
    by Va77 Jul 2
    1
    Whitesranch
  4. Who assigns your patients?
    by purpleiris Sep 18
    4
    RainMom
  5. coming from a different angle
    by beachbum0410 Aug 30
    1
    brownbook
  6. Am I ready for PACU?
    by rmariee Aug 22
    1
    brownbook
  7. Can you work as a Pre op nurse with an ADN degree instead of BSN?
    by Rocio8809 Jul 25
    9
    HeySis
  8. Day in the life
    by Babynurse1992 Aug 16
    1
    HeySis
  9. Pre Admission / Testing - Ambulatory Surgery
    by rmariee Aug 10
    1
    brownbook
  10. PACU documentation
    by Carrollrn Jul 17
    3
    meepmeep
  11. ICU nurse considering PACU
    by alexsloan Jul 13
    4
    oneof5
  12. Leaving traveling for PACU
    by gypsygrl15 Jul 8
  13. ER VS PRE OP
    by MrsBeks81 May 6
    11
    traumaRUs
  14. Any PACU nurses in San Diego?
    by Nrs1987 Jun 14
  15. Pacu
    by ICU4U May 31
  16. Leaving ICU for PACU
    by ZenStudent Apr 1, '15
    6
    LovelyOverload
  17. PACU vs OR
    by LuvScrubs2 May 17
    9
    LuvScrubs2
  18. Working Alone
    by Whitesranch Mar 1, '16
    16
    RainMom
  19. Med-surg to PACU
    by CCC_nursing Apr 29
    5
    Agatha12
  20. Best books for pacu beginners
    by Joy4RN Mar 21
    5
    Joy4RN
  21. PACU visitation & policies
    by FJW&ADP Apr 2
    4
    HeySis
  22. How to get into PACU as a New Grad?
    by greeentea Apr 12
    1
    Double-Helix
  23. NYP PACU
    by FNPhopefull Apr 10
    1
    TheCommuter
  24. Medical-Surgical to Recovery Room
    by brownladyRN Mar 30, '16
    2
    nocturnallife
  25. PACU training program
    by Sarab. Mar 20
  26. PACU NURSING
    by vader1 Mar 16
    1
    HeySis
  27. New Grad on PACU Floor! Much help needed
    by Joy4RN Mar 10
    2
    Joy4RN
  28. A day in the life of PACU nurse ?
    Poll by skysafari Sep 24, '16
    3
    Shan808
  29. What is your practice on notifying surgical team?
    by azhiker96 Mar 2
    1
  30. No PACU stop advantages/disadvantages
    by debberslnc Mar 7

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