The PACU Nurse is responsible for the day to day care of patients that have just undergone anesthesia during a procedures. PACU Nurses take care of a wide variety of patients, from children to adults and play an vital role in the recovery of the patient.
As a PACU Nurse your duties include:
Assess the health of the patient and give medications as needed.
Helping patients with personal needs immediately after their procedure as they are brought back to consciousness.
Watch the vitals of the patient and make certain that no complications are found.
Care for the patients surgical wounds and change bandages as needed.
One year of experience as a PACU Nurse within the past two years.
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