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Registered Nurse (ER) - Emergency Department
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 Southeastern 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 apply online through our website: All applications may also be emailed to Thank you for your interest in AVRMC!

Job Summary:
- Provides direct and indirect patient care in the emergency care setting.
- Provides care that reflects initiative, flexibility and responsibility indicative of professional expectation with a minimum of supervision.
- Determines priorities of care based on physical and psychosocial needs, as well as factors influencing patient flow through the system.
- Communicates with Emergency Department physicians about changes in patient status, symptomatology and results of diagnostic studies.
- Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.

Skill/Education Requirements:
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with at least six months Registered
- Nurse experience. Prefer previous ED or acute care experience. Exceptions made based on experience and work history.
- Current Colorado Registered Nurse license.
- TNCC within one year of hire.
- Current BLS certification.
- ACLS & PALS required.
- One year of Emergency Department experience and 1-2 years of acute care experience required.

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
-Accident, Critical Care, and Hospital Indemnity Insurance
-Employee Assistant Program through Cigna, New York Life and Principal
- 401K retirement plan options (immediately available), Employer-matching after 90 days of employment.
- 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 : Other
Hourly Wage: $35.00 - $44.05 per/hour
Ref Code: 030003.001
Contact Information
Human Resources
1100 Carson Ave
La Junta, CO 81050
Phone: 719-383-6060
Fax: 719-383-6062
Registered Nurse RN

Click Here to fill out our official online application.


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