Centura Health Perioperative Nurse Residency Program, RN in Lakewood, Colorado

OrthoColorado Hospital is Denver’s and Colorado’s only Orthopedic Specialty hospital. Created by orthopedic physicians in partnership with Centura Health, OrthoColorado is dedicated to providing advanced orthopedic and spine care with an unsurpassed level of service to help patients achieve the best quality of life. The hospital features a 48-bed state-of-the-art facility, with eight surgical suites, and is located on the St. Anthony Medical Campus in the western Denver suburb of Lakewood. Committed to providing patients with a remarkable experience and excellent outcomes, OrthoColorado has received numerous certifications and recognitions such as the Joint Commission Total Knee Replacement and Spine Surgery Disease Specific certification (2016), the Healthgrades Joint Replacement Excellence Award (2017), and is the Healthgrades Five-Star recipient in both Total Knee and Total Hip Replacement (2017). For more information about OrthoColorado Hospital visit www.orthocolorado.org

_Job Description/Job Posting ID: 97588_

_Recruiter Contact: MistyVarone@centura.org_

_Clinic/Department:_* 7211 ORTHOCOLO SURGERY*

_Hospital:_* OrthoColorado Hospital*

_Schedule: Full-Time: 40hrs/week_

_Shift: Day shift (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 experience, preferred

Scrub experience, preferred


Current Colorado RN license

Current BLS certification from American Heart Association

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.