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Staffing of the PACU/Patient Acuity Tool 

02-07-2012 10:29

Policy: Staffing of the PACU is based upon using the patient acuity tool, designed by Peri-anesthesia nurses at El Camino Surgery Center. Using this tool, staffing points are assigned depending on the type of anesthesia and the type of surgery being performed. Purpose: Promote a safe environment in which the nurse can deliver quality care to the patient at all times.

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