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Title: OR Registered Nurse | Days | Surgery Center
Type: Full Time
Location: Vail, CO
Our nonprofit community health care organization is offering a $10,000 Sign-on Bonus to experienced Operating Room Staff Nurses
No Call, No Holidays, Quarterly Bonus*, Ski-Pass
Video Clip: Vail Valley Surgery Center nurses speak about the OR opportunity at VVSC
About the Position: Operating Room Staff Nurse | Full-time | Day Shift
An operating room staff nurse at Vail Health Surgery Center assumes responsibility and accountability for providing high-quality nursing care to patients and their families. Expert, compassionate, and individualized nursing care for patients and families is expected. Operating room staff nurses collaborate with providers, staff, and other members of the team to achieve optimal patient outcomes. As a staff nurse in the operating room, you will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology alongside world-class orthopedic surgeons and a dedicated team of surgical nurses in state-of-the-art facilities.
Circulating OR nurses will be asked to do some scrubbing as well scrub nurses asked to do circulating work. So you will have an opportunity to improve or retain your skills including:
Assisting in surgery
Vail Valley is supportive of your education and progress toward BSN as well as your CNOR certification.
Although nurses may be able to do more circulating or scrubbing based on their expertise, there are currently no OR roles that will be exclusive to either type of work.
Types of Cases:
Most are orthopaedic cases in addition to:
Ortho cases generally consist of:
Knees / Hips
The Surgical Unit at Vail Valley Surgery Center
Work with USA Olympic Team Surgeons
VVSC specializes in Orthopedics, Pain Management, and Gastroenterology
Short and long-term disability
Flexible Spending Accounts
Retirement plan - 403(b)
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
Child care reimbursement
Tuition assistance program
Health club subsidy
*Full Quarterly Bonus is distributed when quality and performance metrics are met.
Days only, No nights
One-year clinical experience required
Ability to obtain and maintain a State of Colorado Registered Nurse license.
Basic Life Support (BLS) by American Heart Association required.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required.
About Vail Valley Surgery Center
Vail Valley Surgery Center Vail is a world-class facility in a world-class resort. Our Vail center is centrally located on the main campus of the Vail Health Hospital. Whether you are a local resident, a visitor to the area, or have come specifically to be treated in our top-notch facility, we treat every patient with the same high level of care.
We opened the doors to our multi-specialty Ambulatory Surgery Center in 2002, and since then have continued to offer only the best technology, treatment, and expertise. You'll receive individualized attention in the warm and comfortable atmosphere of our state-of-the-art center.
Vail Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.
Our short application process takes less than 3 minutes on your phone, tablet or computer.