Centura Health Operating Room Registered Nurse, RN - $5,000 Sign-On Bonus in Lakewood, Colorado

$5,000 Sign-On Bonus offered. ($3750 paid upon hire; $1250 paid at 1year. 18 month agreement required)

Ortho Colorado Hospital is this state’s only specialty orthopedic surgical hospital. Created by physicians in partnership with Centura Health, Ortho Colorado integrates state-of-the-art technology and award-winning care into a 48-bed facility designed around the seven essential elements of true healing: nature, color, light, environment, security, way-finding and culture. Located on the recently-built St. Anthony Medical Campus in Denver’s western suburb of Lakewood, Ortho Colorado is serviced by light rail transportation (for an easy commute) and surrounded by great dining, shopping, residential areas and easy access to nearby destinations like Red Rocks Amphitheatre, historic downtown Golden, and the beautiful town of Evergreen.

_Job Description/Job Posting ID: 104808_

_Recruiter Contact: MistyVarone@centura.org_

_Clinic/Department:_* 7211 ORTHOCOLO SURGERY*

_Hospital:_* OrthoColorado Hospital*

_Schedule: Full-Time: 40hrs/week_

_Shift: days. 4x10hr (no weekend, no holiday, no call)_

Position Summary: Assumes responsibility and accountability for facilitating, communicating and collaborating with both the healthcare team, and the patient/family to identify and meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the patient. Promotes optimal health, well-being and safety of the patient through the use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines and the State Nurse Practice Act. Demonstrates personal accountability for care, mission and values.

Educational Requirements:

· Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing

· BSN, preferred

Work Experience Requirements:

· One year Operating Room experience

· Skills and knowledge base specific to Orthopedics

· Scrub experience, preferred

License/Certifications:

· Current Colorado RN license

· Current BLS certification from American Heart Association

· CNOR, preferred

· ACLS, preferred

Physical Requirements:

· Medium Work – exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.