The PACU Registered nurse is responsible for the daily care of patients that have just went through anesthesia during a medical procedure. PACU Registered nurses care for all types of patients, from adults to children and play an vital role in the patient's recovery.
As a Post Anesthetic Care Unit RN your duties consist of:
Analyze the health of the patient and administer medications as needed.
Helping patients with personal needs right after their medical procedure as they are brought back to consciousness.
Monitor the vitals of the patient and make certain that no complications arise.
Care for the patients post-op wounds and change bandages as needed.
One year of experience as a Post Anesthetic Care Unit Nurse within the past two years.
Active RN License in good standing.
Current Basic Life Support from American Heart Association.
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