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. applying for job in outpatient PACU
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    by meither Jul 4, '08
  2. Endovascular AAA lenth of stay in PACU?
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    by jabdab Jun 20, '08
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    lucylumps
  3. Insulin pump practice question
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    by hot flasher Jul 1, '08
  4. OR patients bypass PACU for ICU
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    by fedupnurse Jan 15, '06
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    NurseSnarky
  5. Open Hearts?!?!
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    by CaliRN29 Dec 18, '07
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    Bronx1560
  6. PACU Transfer - Advice
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    by tarheelrn2000 Jun 22, '08
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    RN34TX
  7. New Grad in Outpatient Surgery
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    by precious69 Jun 16, '08
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    NYCRN16
  8. PACU 'boarder unit'
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    by Windy B Jun 9, '08
  9. Reconfiguring Our Pain Cases (ESI's)
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    by jadespirro Jun 7, '08
  10. Not following ASPAN guidelines
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    by deehaverrn Jan 13, '07
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    parrothead70
  11. PACU overflow patients
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    by Windy B. Nov 25, '03
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    LandDRN
  12. Capa/Cpan
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    by beachgirl26r May 10, '08
  13. Trauma Patients in the PACU
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    by Hopecascade Apr 17, '08
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    TraumaNurseRN
  14. RRT -Want to be a PACU NURSE!
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    by JulesGA Jan 7, '07
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    Lisarnrrt
  15. Why do you like PACU nursing?
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    by Lefty26 Apr 14, '04
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    healingtouchRN
  16. Cecil B Drain's PACU book...
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    by Krista77 Mar 16, '07
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    almostretired
  17. Housekeepers?
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    by beachgirl26r Apr 17, '08
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    texascowgirl
  18. Mission or Saddleback PACU?
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    by ekkis Apr 6, '08
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    CaliRN29
  19. Bolus dose of bupivacaine via brachial plexus block
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    by NursefromIowa Jan 20, '08
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    soapaddictOH
  20. PACU-ISMS...what are some of yall's?
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    by texascowgirl Apr 3, '08
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    soapaddictOH
  21. Med-Surg to PACU
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    by RN :) Jan 17, '08
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    anne74
  22. PACU Nursing
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    by Kim O'Therapy Apr 4, '08
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    semisweetchick
  23. CAPA exam
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    by beachgirl26r Mar 29, '08
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    metroishka
  24. It gets easier right???
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    by sharann Mar 25, '08
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    sharann
  25. PACU at night?
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    by SaraO'Hara Mar 14, '08
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    Charity
  26. PICU to PACU
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    by Sunshine382 Mar 12, '08
  27. Need care plan for sleep apnea patient
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    by sunnymqt Mar 1, '08
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    RN Randy
  28. I must be an idiot
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    by sharann Aug 31, '07
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  29. Computer Charting in PACU Question
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    by All4Seasons Nov 1, '07
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    ukrainekid
  30. How Long In Icu
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    by BUTTERFLY63 Feb 20, '08
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    ukrainekid
  31. PACU orientation- willing to relocate
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    by pilateschick7 Dec 20, '07
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    AlAinee
  32. Question about pacu nursing
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    by evecel Jan 14, '08
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    All4Seasons
  33. Holding overnight (or even days at a time)
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    by RNPamP Jun 1, '07
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    healingtouchRN
  34. Need advice on interview for PACU
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    by RN :) Jan 17, '08
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    healingtouchRN
  35. New gradute practical nurse starting IV's
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    by btrfly76 Jan 10, '08
    6
    NoWaNrN
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