Relocation up to $4K available to RNs with 2+ years of experience! New grads and experienced RNs welcome to apply!
You have always had a goal or becoming an OR Nurse.
Your attention to detail, willingess to continue learning and advocate for patients in your care has driven your interest in career in Perioperative nursing
Youâ™re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
St. Maryâ™s Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 346-bed regional medical center is in Grand Junction, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.
Perioperative Services is home to twelve state-of-the-art surgical suites, two DaVinci Robots, and a Cardiovascular Hybrid OR that opened in Fall 2018. We are a Level-II Trauma Center which functions as a Level-I because we are the largest most specialized hospital between Denver and Salt Lake City. Our service lines include: Bariatrics, Robotics, General Surgery, Orthopedics including Ortho-Trauma and Ortho-Spine, Neuro-surgery, OB-GYN, Cardiovascular and Thoracic (including open heart), ENT, Plastics, Pediatrics, and Urology. We pride ourselves in providing the finest, most advanced, personalized patient care in Western Colorado. Our OR is busy 24/7; RNs work multiple shifts, do weekend rotation and take call.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weâ™ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together weâ™ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We are offering the AORN approved course to new graduate RNs, or experienced RNs wishing to change specialties. The course will begin in late July.
Weâ™ll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity. We will provide classroom and clinical experiences that will put your on a path to a stellar career as an OR nurse
As a novice OR Nurse you know that every day is different, which is why you need to know how to:
Grow in skiil and confidence as you learn and practice perioperative nursing
Recognize and address urgent and emergent surgical situations
Foster continuity and quality of care in the best interests of patients
Assess and monitor patientsâ™ medical status while in the OR
Function as an integral part of the clinical team
Follow hospital, regulatory, policy and professional guidelines
Communicate professionally and effectively with patients and the OR team
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
ASN/ADN or BSN from an accredited program.
BSN required within 4 years of your hire unless you have a minimum of 15 years of proven, continuous, acute care experience
Current Colorado RN license
Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association
Two years of OR nursing experience, preferred
Your next move
Now that you know more about becoming an OR Nurse on our team we hope youâ™ll join us. At SCL Health youâ™ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Join our highly skilled team and call one of Coloradoâ™s best kept secrets your home. Enjoy diverse year round recreation including skiing, rafting the CO River, hunting, fishing the 400 lakes on beautiful Grand Mesa, mountain biking, golf, and hiking. Embrace the awe inspiring landscapes of the Colorado National Monument and enjoy the bountiful gifts of Coloradoâ™s wine country. just minutes from work. Advance your career with us at St. Maryâ™s and discover the magic that is Western Colorado!
Internal Number: 1398
About SCL Health
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our $2.8 billion health network provides comprehensive, coordinated care through eight hospitals, more than 150 physician clinics, and home health, hospice, mental health and safety-net services primarily in Colorado and Montana.