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.

  1. Drug administration in PACU
    Poll by SNIXRN Nov 10
    3
    Whitesranch
  2. Fentanyl Consent?
    by Whitesranch Dec 5
    7
    Whitesranch
  3. Feeling insecure at times
    by SoHappyToBeRN May 2
    4
    Footballnut
  4. Pre-op flow
    by Sxynswet17 Jun 20
    2
    Footballnut
  5. CPAN Journey Fall 2018
    by the4thRNsibling Nov 16
    1
    Footballnut
  6. CPAN exam 2018
    by jdyrek2 Nov 7
    2
    the4thRNsibling
  7. New Grad PACU Nurse
    by Abnjoroge Oct 24
    2
    HeySis
  8. Unit Quality Improvement Project
    by aprilkimberly Oct 22
  9. How do you staff your PACU overnight?
    by slutgen Jun 7, '16
    13
    HeySis
  10. Do you recover c-sections under general?
    by Pipsy Oct 4
    6
    HeySis
  11. Incompetent CRNAs?
    by krnlm Oct 13
    2
    HeySis
  12. Beta Blockers PreOp
    by RNDarling Oct 2
    5
    HeySis
  13. treatment of hypertension post caesarean section
    by Jess_Jacques Sep 26
    1
    offlabel
  14. Isolation patients
    by rebecca41 Sep 14
    3
    djmatte
  15. Autonomic dysreflexia in PACU
    by krnlm Aug 23
    2
    HeySis
  16. PACU nursing
    by filigirl23 Jul 22
    5
    aprilkimberly
  17. Verifying Medications in PACU
    by kevinjen2 Aug 4
    5
    MunoRN
  18. PACU/Recovery room Visitors
    by cymrudenver Apr 8
    12
    Mavrick
  19. spinal anesthesia discharge criteria
    by spazrn Feb 27
    3
    Mavrick
  20. Lateral hostility
    by skp27 Apr 13
    3
    HeySis
  21. Working PACU with young children at home
    by krnlm May 23
    3
    HeySis
  22. HELP! New Grad hired in PACU OR
    by rnmm18 May 24
    3
    DowntheRiver
  23. Spinal Anesthesia: Foley vs No Foley
    by S.nuuch Apr 10
    3
    gizmopacurn
  24. ER to PACU
    by jarielle22 Apr 7
    5
    jarielle22
  25. Team Leader Interview
    by MarieH23 Mar 11
    2
    MarieH23
  26. Pre-Op/PACU Charge Nurse?
    by borkowskikid Feb 23
    2
    HeySis
  27. How frequently do you wake the patient in the recovery room?
    by raine22 Dec 2, '17
    4
    borkowskikid
  28. Diabetes Management in Phase II Recovery
    by AnnoyedNurse Feb 17
    9
    AnnoyedNurse
  29. What is the "BEST" post-operative position for rhinoplasty patients in pacu?
    by zarkasik Jan 1
    5
    Mavrick
  30. Post-op Pain protocol
    • Closed
    by StillRN Feb 5
    1
    traumaRUs

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