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At St. Mary’s Medical Center, we provide advanced care with a personal touch. When you join our team, you’re part of a trusted community partner that’s changing the lives of your family, friends and neighbors on the Western Slope of Colorado.
We seek a Full-time Periop RN Educator to join our dedicated team.
**Incentives up to $15k is available to qualified candidates.**
Our service line includes:
CV Program, General, Gynecology, ENT, Orthopedics, Neuro, Ortho Spine, Urology, Plastics, Dental, Trauma, Procurements and Pediatrics.
Why work in our Operating Room?
We have a new OR department within the last four years with Styker video, Berchoid Booms and Spot lights, Davinci Robots, Medtronic Stealth and O-Arm.
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE!
St. Mary’s Medical Center is home to twelve state-of-the-art surgical suites, and two DaVinci Robots, with a Cardiovascular Hybrid OR in the construction phases. We are a level-2 trauma center which functions as a level-1 because we are the largest most specialized hospital between Denver and Salt Lake City. Our service lines include: Bariatrics, Robotics, General Surgery, Orthopedics including Ortho-Trauma and Ortho-Spine, Neuro-surgery, OB-GYN, Cardiovascular and Thoracic (including open heart), ENT, Plastics, Pediatrics, and Urology. We pride ourselves in providing the finest, most advanced, personalized patient care in Western Colorado.
We are seeking a full time Educator to join our OR team. The Educator works closely with OR leadership and the entire OR team to meet regulatory agency education requirements, accreditation agency education requirements, and departmental educational needs.
Incorporating evidence-based practices, the Educator creatively guides OR nurses, scrub techs and ancillary staff to achieve educational goals to improve processes, comply with policies, and raise the quality of care in the OR setting.
The Educator is actively engaged with educators throughout the hospital in order to collaboratively achieve hospital goals, and support a culture of life-long learning.
The Educator facilitates the training of new OR RNs using AORN’s Peri-op 101 Program, and coordinates the clinical component of their preparation with OR RN preceptors.
The Educator is responsible for the orientation and training of all new staff, as well as coordinating the orientation of students from various settings including but not limited to radiology, occupational therapy, and nursing students.
The Educator makes active involvement in the OR suites a priority. He/she is able to provide breaks, lunches, and circulate cases as needed. By keeping hands on skills current, the Educator is better equipped to accurately assess staff educational needs.
St. Mary’s OR is looking for a reliable, creative, individual with a good sense of humor to actively contribute to the continued education of our dynamic team.
BSN required, MSN preferred, CNOR preferred
Valid Colorado Registered Nurse License required
Current Basic Life Support Certification required; ACLS preferred
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required
Join our highly skilled team and call one of Colorado’s best kept secrets your home. Enjoy diverse year round recreation including skiing, rafting the CO River, hunting, fishing the 400 lakes on beautiful Grand Mesa, mountain biking, golf, and hiking. Embrace the awe inspiring landscapes of the Colorado National Monument and enjoy the bountiful gifts of Colorado’s Wine Country. Advance your career with us at St. Mary’s and discover the magic that is Western Colorado.
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SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that operates eight hospitals, four safety net clinics, one children’s mental health center and more than 190 ambulatory service centers in three states – Colorado, Kansas and Montana. The health system includes 15,000 full-time associates and more than 500 employed providers.