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Director Med/Surg - Med/Surg
We are pleased that you are exploring employment opportunities with Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center (AVRMC). AVRMC is located in La Junta, Colorado, just east of the Rocky Mountains. We provide a range of services and serve the Southeastearn Region. We are looking for compassionate, ambitious, and talented professionals to join our team. We hope that you will join our mission to provide extraordinary care. Applicants may obtain an application through our website: All applications may be emailed to Thank you for your interest in AVRMC!

Job Summary

Responsible for direction of patient care activities in the medical/surgical setting.
Manages staff in the M/S unit
Consults with the staff, physicians and the Chief Clinical Officer (CCO) on nursing problems and interpretation of facility policies to ensure patient needs are met.
Maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in quality improvement activities.
Assists in formulating the department budget.

Skill/Educational Requirements:

Unencumbered current Colorado Registered Nurse license
Current BLS certification
Three or more year's experience in all aspects of critical care nursing.
Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
Additional languages preferred
Strong written and verbal skills
Basic Computer knowledge

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package in a progressive environment.

• Medical, dental and vision benefits
• Life Insurance and short-term disability benefits
• Identity Theft benefits
• 401K retirement plan options (immediately available), Employer-matching after 1 yr.
• Rewards and Recognitions
• Employee wellness programs
• Annual salary increase opportunity
• Cafeteria meal discount
• Generous paid time off
• Shift differentials

All applicants must visit our website at for an application and more information.

Additional Information
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day
Hourly Wage: $45.00 - $50.74 per/hour

Contact Information
Human Resources
1100 Carson Ave
La Junta, CO 81050
Phone: 719-383-6060
Fax: 719-383-6062

Click Here to fill out our official online application.


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