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. PICU clinicals
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    by araujojr Feb 5, '09
  2. pacu preceptor
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    by sbkd09 Jan 16, '09
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    TLSNOOKIE
  3. "Trying out"  PACU
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    by ittybittybabynurse Jan 23, '09
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  4. How Stressful is PACU?
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    by ittybittybabynurse Jan 21, '09
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  5. Need help from experience PACU nurses!
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    by FlGaNurse Nov 3, '08
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    azhiker96
  6. a rapid response team that responds to the pacu?
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    by cully24 Jul 10, '08
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    scoobyydooooooo
  7. What path does one take to work in PACU?
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    by AZO49008 Dec 11, '08
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    CaliRN29
  8. cerification in pacu
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    by trio825 Dec 1, '08
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    beachgirl26r
  9. patient handovers
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    by cully24 Nov 26, '08
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    thezenmonk
  10. on call pay for pacu
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    by pbajil Nov 28, '08
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    pbajil
  11. pacu certificcatio tips
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    by trio825 Dec 1, '08
  12. Anyone Have 10 hour shifts in their PACU?
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    by All4Seasons Sep 12, '08
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    PaKuRN
  13. Weekend Nurse?
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    by All4Seasons Nov 16, '08
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  14. Extubating Dementia or Confused Pt.
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    by mimi55 Oct 8, '08
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    All4Seasons
  15. Routine Orders for Pain Management in PACU
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    by eslois Oct 23, '08
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    pacunurse12
  16. Looking to pick PACU nurses brain
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    by Mom2bandv Nov 2, '08
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    anr33
  17. Milking those chest tube: I need your opinion
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    by tazski12 Apr 16, '07
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    HollymedicRN
  18. I need a nursing Dx for C-section in PACU...
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    by cindib Nov 19, '06
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    moongirl
  19. Tips on landing job in the PACU?
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    by nursedani08 Oct 28, '08
  20. epidural /pca policy
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    by db pacu policy queen Oct 16, '08
  21. PACU slogan
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    by Charity Apr 19, '07
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    Babs0512
  22. Do I have a shot @ landing a job in day surgery PACU? (w/no PACU exp)
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    by INtoFL_RN Dec 1, '05
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  23. from ER to PACU
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    by HAPPYNPROUD Jun 23, '08
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    RMS1
  24. New Pacu Nurse
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    by WYRN1 Mar 8, '07
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    mimi55
  25. DISCHARGE from PACU?  Who does this?
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    by BABRNBSN Dec 26, '06
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    PACU'er
  26. floating
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    by pidg15 Sep 4, '08
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    PACU'er
  27. Post op Pedicatric transports without an RN
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    by ativanni Sep 4, '08
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    PACU'er
  28. No Beds
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    by at2726 Jul 16, '08
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    Babs0512
  29. How do I get here?
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    by Gititgirl7 Sep 10, '08
  30. New preop nurse
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    by myoho913 Aug 30, '08
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    myoho913
  31. Opinions please re: Phase I
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    by sharann Apr 1, '08
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    nellie_nurse812
  32. PACU nurses floating
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    by pidg15 Sep 3, '08
  33. Why should a patient be suctioned every 30 minutes while receiving paralytic agents?
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    by ken143 Sep 2, '08
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    nightmare
  34. Need orientation survival tips
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    by VAC Jun 22, '07
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    tezabee
  35. charting the level of the spinal
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    by cully24 Jul 15, '08
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    ativanni
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