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.

Latest nursing topics sorted by date. All new topics can be found here.

CommentsLast
  1. Survey to help new grad
    by TheGirl07 Jul 10, '12
    1
  2. PACU RN's- what is your visitor policy?
    • Closed
    by RN34TX Aug 5, '06
    29
  3. pain level of 10 but sleeping
    • Closed
    by 1996RN Dec 20, '08
    12
  4. Which comes first:  PACU or ICU?
    by wannabecnl Jul 23, '10
    17
    wannabecnl
  5. Average recovery times?
    by luckynurse_1234 Aug 11, '12
    10
  6. What questions to expect on an interview for Pacu or preop nursing.
    by hlhulse Aug 21, '12
  7. In-service for PACU nurses?
    by XIGRIS Jul 30, '12
    3
    GHGoonette
  8. PACU nursing handbook by Debbie Lacheur
    by bejujube Aug 15, '12
  9. Circulators recovering
    by nrsman1 Feb 9, '11
    13
    ShannonRN2010
  10. PACU/OR nurse issues
    by Trishjlb Feb 15, '10
    13
    lockheart678
  11. PREOP Meds
    by janpacs Oct 20, '11
    7
    sukiathome
  12. Making a change
    by RN1982 Aug 3, '12
    1
    PACUnurse57
  13. Help making a decision
    by NurseinNewYork75 Jul 19, '12
    1
  14. getting foot in the door
    by overtonis Jul 9, '12
    1
    Brewer,RN
  15. New nurse grad advice
    by vickycasrn Jul 2, '12
    1
    Candyn
  16. Endoscopy position taken but asked to interview for PACU....thoughts?
    by klaRN01 Jun 25, '12
    2
    brandyo123
  17. Mixing Pre-ops and post-ops together in PACU
    • Closed
    by Cschroy1 Aug 19, '09
    3
    Dontaskanurse
  18. What other specialties can I go into with PACU experience?
    by newgraduatecali Jun 18, '12
    1
    brownbook
  19. PACU Training Resources
    by csoo Jun 6, '12
    1
    NBanasz1
  20. Inpatient Pre-op Checklist
    by PACURN2010 May 22, '12
    3
    Jeanne Vogel
  21. Gloves
    by nf nurse Apr 27, '12
    2
    GHGoonette
  22. spinal's in out patient surgery?
    by brownbook May 17, '12
    1
    GHGoonette
  23. ICU to PACU
    • Closed
    by dmarie1075 Dec 14, '07
    5
    suanna
  24. PACU certification
    • Closed
    by noahdavid Mar 25, '05
    5
    poohbearsbaby
  25. Does your OR have to hold til theres a PACU bay??
    by PACURN1818 Apr 20, '11
    18
    Celaine54
  26. refusing to prep a pt for surgery?
    by nursecass Mar 27, '12
    6
    nursedejuan
  27. reversing conscious sedation?
    by fromtheseaRN Mar 31, '12
    4
    Dixielee
  28. CPAN exam
    by MommyandRN Dec 29, '10
    4
    parrothead70
  29. PACU airways
    by nf nurse Jan 19, '12
    6
    nursedejuan
  30. Cath lab recovery
    by tdncRN Nov 7, '11
    3
    rose_njarvis
  31. New RN just hired into PACU
    by RN-767 Feb 20, '12
    5
    RN-767
  32. Any pediatric PACU nurses here?
    by djmatte Feb 16, '12
    1
    GHGoonette
  33. New Grads in the PACU
    • Closed
    by Anjann Jan 18, '07
    30
    anne74
  34. Would PACU be suitable for me?
    • Closed
    by wonderbee Jun 30, '06
    10
    GHGoonette
  35. Patient transport from PACU
    by DiDiPACURN Oct 31, '11
    4
    jerico_27
Need Help Searching For A Topic?

Enter your keywords in the box below and we will display any 'PACU Nursing' topics that matches your keywords.

PACU Nursing Editor(s)
  1. dianah

Top