Embrace the adventure of a career at Aspen Valley Hospital.
Aspen Valley Hospital is a twenty-five bed community hospital that
represents the best of two worlds - the warmth and friendliness of
a small town and the technical expertise of a major medical center.
Our Award Winning Hospital, nestled in the heart of Aspen, CO,
includes a team of more than 500 people dedicated to making a
difference for our patients, families, and community. Nationally we
are recognized for providing some of the most exceptional patient
care of any hospital across the country.
This position offers:
Generous relocation / sign on bonus, highly competitive pay,
fully furnished temporary housing for up to 90 days to assist with
relocation, minimal call (one week night per week plus every 5th
weekend), free on-call studio units, working side by side world
renown orthopedic physicians (Steadman Clinic), excellent benefits
package, Days Shift (Mon-Fri) only (no nights or weekends except
when on call), four of North America's top ski resorts at your
doorstep, and much more.
The Operating Room RN provides professional nursing care in
accordance with known/accepted standards of practice and AVH
policy. Utilizes the Nursing Process to assess, plan, implement and
evaluate nursing care. Works in support of the medical staff
treatment plan and makes recommendations for changes to medical
treatment plan as appropriate. The OR RN educates patients and
family around the plan of care and disease management. Actively
supports the nursing philosophy by striving for excellence in
patient care, professional development, interpersonal relations,
time management, and continuous quality improvement. The OR RN will
be an active member of the entire department, with the ability to
help in roles outside of surgically specific job duties if needed.
The OR RN will work collaboratively with others within the
department to ensure an efficient, professional and respectful
environment. The OR RN will work with other departments as well, in
regards to patient safety and communication.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS • Associate Degree in Nursing
required, BSN graduate preferred • Minimum of 2 years' experience
at a Joint Commission accredited facility with an official
Operating Room Training Program required • Minimum of 2 years of
Orthopedic experience required • Completion of Periop 101 preferred
• Scrub and Circulating experience preferred
LICENSE/REGISTRATION/CERTIFICATIONS • Current Colorado nursing
license or Compact upon hire • Current BLS certification upon hire
• ACLS within six months of hire
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS • Ability to concentrate and
show attention to detail • Relatively high degree of analytical
abilities • Strong interpersonal skills required • Ability to work
*This position pays: $43.00/hr.
Our comprehensive benefits package includes generous Paid Time
Off, Health Insurance within your first 30 days, Retirement, and
much more can be viewed here.
Previous helpful work experience may or may not include any the
following positions (not required): Perioperative Services Nurse,
Perioperative Services Charge Nurse, OR Nurse, Operating Room
Circulator, Operating Room Scrub & Circulate, Operating Room
Registered Nurse, Surgical Services Nurse, Surgical Services RN,
Surgical Services Coordinator, Perioperative Circulator,
Perioperative RN, Orthopedic OR RN, OR RN in Ski Resort Towns,
Colorado OR RN, Ski Town OR RN, relocation assistance, relocation
bonus, sign-on bonus, new hire bonus, surgical nurse, surgical RN,
Perioperative Services, peri-operative RN