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About the Position: ER Staff Nurse
This position assumes responsibility and accountability for providing nursing care for patients and their families. Provide expert, compassionate, individualized nursing care for patients and families. Collaborate with providers, staff and other members of the team to achieve optimal patient outcomes.
The Emergency Department at Vail Health
Vail Health's Emergency Department (ED) is a 24-hour Level III Trauma Center staffed by board-certified physicians. Emergency trauma care is available to infants, pediatrics, adolescents and adults of all ages. Our highly trained staff is qualified to care for medical emergencies and stabilization of critical patients with full resuscitation capabilities. Walk-in patients are treated promptly and efficiently. The Emergency Department serves the emergency medical needs of the community and visitors.
Emergent and trauma care
Treatment and care of sports-related injuries with expertise in ski injuries, splinting and casting
Disaster preparedness and response in conjunction with county and pre-hospital agencies
Occupational health services
Limited Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANE) Program
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
Payroll deduct for ski pass
Night Shift: 7 PM to 7 AM
One-year of critical care or emergency experience required.
State of Colorado Registered Nurse license required
Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) required
Basic Life Support (BLS) by American Heart Association required
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) ~OR~ Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC) required.
About Vail Health
Vail Health, formerly Vail Valley Medical Center, is a nonprofit community health care system serving patients and guests from around the world.
Vail Health offers rewarding healthcare careers near North America’s finest mountain communities. We are seeking compassionate professionals for our 52-bed Hospital, Urgent Care clinics, Vail Health clinics, Emergency Department, Surgery Centers, Howard Head Sports Medicine, and Shaw Cancer 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.