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asked in category: General Last Updated: 28th June, 2020

Can CNAs work in surgery?

A. Nursing assistants who work on a surgical floor provide a range of post-surgical care services. Explanation: CNAs provide many different care services when working with patients who have had surgery.

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Also question is, can a CNA work in operating room?

Job Description of the Operating Room CNAs Operating room nursing assistants work under the supervision of RNs and surgeons. They assist the surgeons while an operation is being performed. After surgery, nursing assistants shift the patients to the recovery room and observe their vital signs.

Secondly, what does a CNA do in Pacu? Patient Hygiene A CNA in a PACU is responsible for caring for patients performing as they recover from surgery. These duties include, but are not limited to, helping patients bathe, dress and groom themselves. Nurse assistants are also responsible for helping patients use the bathroom and changing bedpans.

One may also ask, what do CNAs do in Med Surg?

The CNA in the Med/Surg Department is an unlicensed assistive person who assists with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care to non-critical…

What happens on a Med Surg floor?

Med-surg nurses practice primarily on hospital units and care for adult patients who are acutely ill with a wide variety of medical issues or are recovering from surgery. They provide care 24/7 and have more facetime with patients than any other professional in the hospital.

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