Are you a new Nurse Graduate? San Luis Valley Health is interested in hiring you to join our team, participate in our Nurse Residency Training Program, and obtain experience working in multiple areas of our organization. In addition to the specialized training you will obtain as part of the Nurse Residency and On-boarding programs, you will work as a Staff RN fulfilling all routine duties within your assigned unit. Successful candidate must be willing to remain employed with SLVH for a full two years as a condition of the Nurse Residency Program in order to receive this training tuition-free.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to,
Active and engaged participation in Nurse Residency Program
Response to all situations based upon nursing standards, policies, procedures, and protocols
Participate in rapid responses, code blues and assisting with critical patients
Ability to administer and titrate vasoactive intravenous medications as ordered
Provide nursing care to patients within an assigned unit or cross-trained unit and ability to document using electronic medical record
Observes patients, recording significant conditions and reactions, and notifies provider of patient’s condition and response to drugs, treatments, and any change in patient’s condition
Other duties and educational requirements as assigned or required
Successful candidate will possess the following qualifications and skills:
Associates Degree in Nursing required; Bachelors of Science in Nursing Preferred
Current RN license with State of Colorado Board of Nursing
BLS, ALS, PALS required
Other certifications may be required within 6 months of hire
Internal Number: 2034
About San Luis Valley Health
San Luis Valley Health is a regional health provider serving the San Luis Valley, Colorado and beyond. In addition to our state-of-the-art hospital located in Alamosa, we also operate clinics throughout the Valley and another hospital in Conejos County.
We are proud to offer talented, experienced caregivers using the most advanced techniques and technology, along with a genuine sense of caring. Our patient-centered medical home is more than just a building; rather, it is a team of health care professionals providing comprehensive and continuous medical care.
We are located in the heart of the San Luis Valley in south central Colorado. Our fully accredited 49-bed hospital provides outstanding care for those in need of general Medical/Surgical, Intensive Care and OB hospital services.