Registered Nurse | RN | PACU (Contract)
We need a Post Anesthesia Care Unit Registered Nurse for a Contract order in Indianapolis, IN. A Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) Registered Nurse, also known as Post-Anesthesia Recovery (PAR) Nurse or Postoperative Care Unit Nurse, cares for patients following surgery. PACU staff provides care for patients recovering from general, regional, or local anesthesia. The Post Anesthesia Care Unit Nurse should have a thorough knowledge of pain medication and be able to use their own judgment of a patient’s pain. Duties of a Post Anesthesia Registered Nurse include changing the patient’s dressing, inhaling exercises, and pain management.