We need a Post Anesthesia Care Unit Registered Nurse for a Contract order in Meriden, CT. 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. One year current experience in the area of practice within the past two years, current license and appropriate specialty certifications and credentials, and references.
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