The Post Anesthetic Care Unit RN will be responsible for the care of patients that have just undergone anesthesia during a medical procedure. Post Anesthetic Care Unit RNs 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:
Review the patient's health status and supply medications as needed.
Assisting patients with personal needs directly after their medical procedure as they are brought back to consciousness.
Watch the patient's vitals and make sure that no complications come up.
Take care of the patients surgical wounds and replace dressings as necessary.
One year of experience as a PACU RN within the past two years.
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