A few years ago I made the big leap from ICU to PACU and I haven’t looked back since. Sure, I loved the ICU where I worked, but I made the decision to step away from that so I could step even more into this…podcasting and teaching online.

And I have to say, though I first was drawn to PACU for the flexible schedule it allowed me, I’ve really loved working in this environment. In this week’s episode, I’m taking you to work with me and talking through a typical day in the post anesthesia care unit. I’m so excited!!!

So if you’ve ever wondered…

  • What does Nurse Mo do when she’s not working on the podcast?
  • What’s PACU nursing like?
  • Can PACU be a career option for me?

Then this episode is FOR YOU!  I had a lot of fun making this episode and I hope it inspires you to consider post anesthesia nursing. It’s fast-paced, highly variable, and yes…the schedule is pretty great!

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Going from ICU to PACU:There are so many differences in these two dynamic environments, and I share them with you here!


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