PACU Travel Nursing Jobs: Vital Caregivers for Recovering Patients As a PACU nurse, your job is to provide critical care to patients in the post-anesthesia care unit (PACU). You care for patients who are recovering from general, regional, or local anesthesia, monitoring vital signs and making sure that patient comfort is maximized. As a vital caregiver to recovering patients in the PACU unit, your job is critical to their care and recovery. Use your PACU nursing skills to enhance the lives of others. Apply for PACU travel nursing jobs at TravelNursing.com today.