Registered Nurse Operating Room - OR - Operating Room
Company: Lutheran Medical Center
Location: Wheat Ridge
Posted on: November 19, 2023
Registered Nurse Operating RoomJob Description:
The Registered Nurse (RN) is a professional caregiver who assumes
responsibility and accountability for assessing, planning,
implementing and evaluating care of patients. The staff RN utilizes
the nursing process by use of technology, therapeutic intervention,
evidence-based practice and coordination of care with other health
Intermountain Health is investing in our most valuable
resource---YOU! Apply today to join our amazing team and benefit
from our total reward offerings!
To show our commitment to you and to assist with your transition
into our organization, we will also offer up to $20,000 in bonuses
and relocation to Registered Nurses where applicable.
To support your professional development, we also offer up to
$5,250 per year in education reimbursement, which can be used for
tuition assistance, student loan repayment, or to obtain additional
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as an
Operating Room Registered Nurse.
You know how to stay organized and move fast. You respond calmly in
high pressure situations.
You're generous with your thoughts, your partnerships, and
especially your passion for patient care.
You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something
even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be
strong, the right team is invincible.
Our Operating Room boasts 9 surgical suites with one heart room and
one cystoscopy room.--- Main OR specialties include: OB-GYN,
Orthopedics (largest service line), General Surgery, Cardiac,
Neuro, ENT, Urology, Plastics and Podiatry.
We also have DaVinci robotics on-site.
We are proud to be a Heart and Neurovascular Center, an accredited
Chest Pain Center, a Comprehensive Stroke Center, and a Level II
Lutheran Medical Center---is part of Intermountain Health, a
faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on
person-centered care. Our 249-bed community-based hospital has been
awarded the highest national recognition possible for nursing
excellence - Magnet designation - by the ANCC. We are proud to
extend the mission of Intermountain Health by providing
comprehensive, specialty care to the poor, the vulnerable, our
communities and each other. Dating back to 1905, we are proud of
the rich history and inspiring mission our hospital has embodied
for over 110 years.
Benefits---are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your
family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision
coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it
encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, we've
launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health.
Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools,
tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also
offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together we'll align mission and careers, values and workplace.
We'll honor each other's dignity and surpass the standards we set.
We'll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our
We'll laugh at each other's jokes (even the bad ones). We'll hello
and high five. We'll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value
of spirituality in healing.
We're proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to
As an OR RN you need to know how to:
* Recognize and address patients' psychological and physical
* Foster continuity and quality of care with the best interest and
well-being of patients and their families in mind
* Assess a patients' medical status upon admission
* Assist in developing individualized treatment plans
* Comply with evaluation, treatment and documentation
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which
is why we require:
* ASN / ADN from an accredited program with the ability to obtain
your BSN from an accredited program within four (4) years of hire
unless you possess a minimum of fifteen (15) years of proven
continuous Registered Nurse experience in an acute care setting,
* Current Colorado RN license or compact license with the ability
to obtain Colorado RN license, required
* Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart
Association or the ability to obtain within sixty (60) days of hire
(with prior approval), required (ACLS/NRP/PALS as appropriate for
unit or service)
* At least one (1) year of nursing experience in a comparable acute
care/surgical services setting, highly preferred
Are you a New Grad RN?------Lutheran Medical Center offers new
graduate residency programs to help provide you with additional
support as you begin your nursing career with us.--- Check out our
New Grad Featured Job section of our careers website to keep
informed on which programs are currently accepting
Are you an RN interested in training into the Operating
Room?------Lutheran Medical Center offers a training program in
Operating Room nursing a couple times per year - check out our
Specialty Training Programs Featured Job section of our careers
website to keep informed on when this program is currently
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being an OR RN on our team we hope
you'll join us. At Intermountain Health you'll reaffirm every day
how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the
Ongoing need for employee to see and read information, labels,
assess patient needs, operate monitors, identify equipment and
supplies.- and -Frequent interactions with patient care providers,
patients, and visitors that require employee to verbally
communicate as well as hear and understand spoken information,
alarms, needs, and issues quickly and accurately, particularly
during emergency situations.- and -Manual dexterity of hands and
fingers to manipulate complex and delicate equipment with precision
and accuracy. This includes frequent computer use and typing for
documenting patient care, accessing needed information, medication
preparation, etc.- and -Expected to lift and utilize full range of
movement to transfer patients. Will also bend to retrieve, lift,
and carry supplies and equipment. Typically includes items of
varying weights, up to and including heavy items.- and -Need to
walk and assist with transporting/ambulating patients and obtaining
and distributing supplies and equipment. This includes
pushing/pulling gurneys and portable equipment, including heavy
items. Often required to navigate crowded and busy rooms (full of
equipment, power cords on the floor, etc).- and -May be expected to
stand in a stationary position for an extended period of time.
Anticipated job posting close date:
Lutheran Medical Center
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly
rate dependent upon experience.
$37.17 - $56.06
We care about your well-being - mind, body, and spirit - which is
why we provide our caregivers a generous benefits package that
covers a wide range of programs to foster a sustainable culture of
wellness that encompasses living healthy, happy, secure, connected,
Learn more about our comprehensive benefits packages for our Idaho,
Nevada, and Utah based caregivers, and for our Colorado, Montana,
and Kansas based caregivers; and our commitment to diversity,
equity, and inclusion.
Intermountain Health is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran
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