RN Registered Nurse- Operating Room
Company: Denver Health
Posted on: May 13, 2022
This position is subject to a differential pay for specialty
Under general supervision, the professional nurse adheres to the
American Nurses Association (ANA) standards of professional nursing
and performance, and the ANA Code of Ethics to provide care to all
healthcare consumers. Applies critical thinking, evidence-based
practices and competence to collaborate with the health care team
to promote excellence in healthcare consumer safety and quality
outcomes. Utilizes the Theory of Human Caring and Caritas in daily
practice. "Jean Watson, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN, Founder / Director,
Watson Caring Science Institute."
- Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Refer to ANA Scope and Standards
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- Experience: at least 1 year RN in a direct patient care
- Associate's Degree (Required) Completion of an accredited
nursing education program that is accredited and satisfies the
licensing requirements of the Colorado State Board of Nursing for
Registered Nurses. Bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
Experience: At least one-year RN experience in a direct patient
- Bachelor's Degree
- 1 Year of OR Experience or completion of Periop 101
- Active Registered Nurse (RN) License in the State of Colorado
or a participating compact state. National board certification is a
preference and encouraged for staff nurses.
- Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) from American Heart Association
- All Certifications and Licenses required for this job must be
kept current as a condition of continued employment. .
- Main Operating RoomShift
- VariesWork Type
- Full time
All job applicants for safety-sensitive positions must pass a
pre-employment drug test, once a conditional offer of employment
has been made.
Denver Healthis an integrated, efficient, high-quality academic
health care system that is considered a model for the nation. The
Denver Health system includes the Rocky Mountain Regional Level I
Trauma Center, a 525-bed acute care medical center, Denver's 911
emergency medical response system, 8 family health centers, 15
school-based health centers, the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug
Center, the Denver Public Health Department, an HMO, and The Denver
As Colorado's primary safety net institution, Denver Health is a
mission-driven organization that has provided more than $3.3
billion in care for the uninsured in the last ten years. Denver
Health is a leader in performance and quality improvements and
remains financially secure, in part, due to its nationally
recognized implementation of lean principles in healthcare. Denver
Health is a major resource to the community, serving approximately
185,000 individuals and 67,000 children a year.
Located just south of downtown Denver, Denver Health is just
minutes away from many of the cultural and recreational activities
Denver has to offer.
We strongly support diversity in the workforce and Denver Health is
an equal opportunity employer (EOE).
"Denver Health is committed to provide equal treatment and equal
employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Denver
Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate
against any employee or applicant for employment because of race,
color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation,
gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or
any other federal, state or local protected class." Associated
topics: asn, care unit, ccu, domiciliary, hospice, intensive care
unit, nurse rn, staff nurse, tcu, transitional
Keywords: Denver Health, Aurora , RN Registered Nurse- Operating Room, Healthcare , Aurora, Colorado
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