PACU Nursing - page 2

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. New nurse looking for PACU 101 Book
    by strive Mar 2
  2. PACU words of wisdom.
    by beachlove Feb 22
    5
    RainMom
  3. Managing Vents and other PACU skills
    by LMT2BSN Feb 12
    3
    HeySis
  4. Outpatient surgical center or hospital PACU?
    by RNduff01 Jun 23, '15
    6
    justcuriousrn1
  5. Phase 1 PACU used as pre-op
    Poll by chickhatz May 1, '16
    20
    PACURN1818
  6. Looking for review course for CAPA certification
    by kneuhoff Nov 30, '16
    2
    kneuhoff
  7. Scope of practice
    by Meigsfla Nov 25, '16
    6
    Greenclip
  8. L&D to PACU
    by eaRNdit Oct 25, '16
    2
    peaches88
  9. I need some perspective
    by amandajh May 22, '16
    3
    azhiker96
  10. Preop screening ....
    by mdcp Sep 16, '16
    3
    brownbook
  11. Sticky pulse-ox on forehead
    by djmatte May 29, '15
    8
    HeySis
  12. CPAN reference material needed!
    by Embly RN Sep 24, '16
    1
    Double-Helix
  13. Transition from ICU to PACU
    by nursesara09 Sep 30, '16
    1
    brownbook
  14. How do you staff your PACU overnight?
    by slutgen Jun 7, '16
    11
    azhiker96
  15. Fentanyl as a MDV or SDV
    by emryan Aug 22, '16
    4
    Greenclip
  16. PACU Staffing Examples
    by emilyhbusch Aug 13, '16
    4
    brownbook
  17. Pacu SPINE EXAM
    by PACU136 Aug 30, '16
    2
    HeySis
  18. Aldrete score
    by nf nurse Sep 18, '14
    7
    HeySis
  19. EMR Transfer Med Rec
    by Nurse_Ratched Aug 6, '16
  20. Would I require subsequent certification to work out of state?
    by MaWlaRN Jul 6, '16
    2
    HeySis
  21. Hours between shifts
    by purplerose05 Jul 5, '16
    11
    NursieNinPACU
  22. Recommended PACU books
    by applepie2013 Jun 26, '16
    3
    brownbook
  23. New Job in PACU!
    by TSBSNRN Jul 8, '16
    5
    TSBSNRN
  24. PACU LPN?
    by Varghy Jul 7, '16
    12
    Dafabb
  25. Outpatient PACU
    by aerorunner80 Jul 2, '16
    3
    brownbook
  26. June is help a nursing student out month!
    by lilbitmore Jun 14, '16
    8
    lilbitmore
  27. PACU rn vs Float pool surgical nurse
    by brownieyorkie3 May 27, '16
    3
    azhiker96
  28. Monitoring Svo2 or Scvo2 in recovery unit??
    by slb0016 Jun 3, '16
    3
    slb0016
  29. Can you become a PACU nurse w/o experience
    by Samt9 Feb 17, '15
    30
    Me2kuul
  30. Is PACU nursing the answer to my prayers?
    by hs276009 Apr 23, '16
    8
    gen88

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