Postoperative Care in the ASC

Postoperative care in the ASC setting includes the same phases of care provided in an impatient postanesthesia care unit (PACU). The American Society of Perianesthesia Nurses (ASPAN) has established a scope of practice for preanesthesia and postanesthesia nursing care which is applicable in the ambulatory setting

On completion of this module the learner will be able to:

  1. List the postanesthesia levels of care
  2. Identify key points of ongoing patient assessment
  3. Explain the concept of fast tracking

Contact Hours: 1.1

Examination and evaluation must be completed by 1/1/2018 in order to receive contact hours.

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Price: $85