PACU Nursing - page 6

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. Defining the Criteria for PACU lengths of Stay
    by dantespikiks Feb 7, '14
    2
    dantespikiks
  2. Too Much On Call?
    by emain86 Feb 12, '14
  3. New PACU NURSE
    by aramis2121 Jan 31, '14
    2
    aramis2121
  4. Brand new world! Nicu to Pacu!
    by cassidyhodgkins Jan 31, '14
    3
    brownbook
  5. I've hit the wall--suggestions?
    by wannabecnl Oct 23, '13
    7
    wannabecnl
  6. Interview for PRN Recovery position in PACU unit that only listed CPR as requirement?
    by Trueblood83 Mar 5, '13
    9
    emain86
  7. CHOA (Egleston) in Atlanta
    by uscgal09 Jan 10, '14
    1
    quittaRN
  8. Tips for a new PACU RN
    by newrnltc Oct 4, '13
    4
    wannabecnl
  9. PACU hold times
    by Manatee111 Dec 31, '13
    5
    wannabecnl
  10. Pediatric post tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy
    by Isabelle49 Jan 10, '14
    2
    Julius Seizure
  11. Lap Chole Bundle
    by emain86 Nov 24, '13
    6
    emain86
  12. New to PACU
    by lacnola Dec 19, '13
    1
    macawake
  13. RN post op lap chole, 200mcg of Fentanyl, still severe pain!
    • Closed
    by CyndieRN2007 Dec 11, '13
    1
    Esme12
  14. PACU care of pts with substance use/abuse
    by wannabecnl Nov 30, '13
    3
    brownbook
  15. Propofol gtt in PACU?
    Poll by Syhuggins Oct 9, '13
    2
    azhiker96
  16. What is...
    by Curious-George Nov 19, '13
    2
    Curious-George
  17. What is...
    by Curious-George Nov 19, '13
  18. OR/PACU question
    by MadpeysRN Oct 30, '13
    6
    MadpeysRN
  19. Phase 2 nursing
    by sungrl01 Oct 24, '13
    1
    brownbook
  20. PACU Hours
    by ekoch16 Oct 16, '13
    2
    Rose_Queen
  21. PACU Staffing Ratios
    by planny Aug 5, '13
    4
    enuff
  22. Interested in transitioning to PACU
    by DuckieRNBSN Oct 10, '13
    1
    brownbook
  23. CAPA CERTIFICATION
    by annabanana843 Sep 4, '13
    1
    cakeboss
  24. preceptorship in pacu
    by cjdmomma Sep 6, '13
    3
    cjdmomma
  25. Considering a day surgery position
    by pamgr Dec 28, '12
    6
    kim hastings
  26. How do you triage in your PACU/ do breaks.
    by emain86 Aug 5, '13
    5
    emain86
  27. NRP (Neonatal Resuscitation) for PACU- necessary, helpful, waste of time?
    by SunshineRN32 Mar 12, '13
    6
    GHGoonette
  28. Time to change specialties...
    by airwin.rnc Jul 31, '13
    2
    airwin.rnc
  29. Malignant hyperthermia education
    by Rose_Queen Jul 15, '13
    1
    Biffbradford
  30. Techs on PACU???
    by SexyFloridaGirl Jun 3, '13
    6
    SexyFloridaGirl

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