Live, work and play in Colorado! Gunnison Valley Health is looking for two full-time Staff Nurses to assist and supervise the day-to-day nursing activities of the facility. This is a very exciting time for our Senior Care Center - just last week we moved into the brand new, state of the art building! See pictures here (https://www.gunnisonvalleyhealth.org/Our-Services/Senior-Services/Senior-Care-Center/Progress-Pictures-of-New-Senior-Care-Center.aspx)
Our community is one of a kind. So Gunnison Valley Health is working to create senior living that unlike any other. The new GVH Senior Care Center which features private rooms, an open and inviting layout that encourages social gatherings, and a design that closely and conveniently connects residents with their caregivers. Based on the neighborhood model of senior care, the new facility is designed with the resident in mind.
This position is eligible for a Sign N Stay Bonus, contact the HR department for more information.
Must possess a Nursing Degree and a current RN/LPN license from the State of Colorado.
Additional Salary Information: The annual salary for a full-time LPN will range from $40,718 to $50,898 and for a full-time RN from $51,958 - $64,948.00 both dependent on experience. We can offer up to $1500.00 in reimbursed relocation expenses with a 2 year commitment. We are also offering the “Sign N Stay Bonus” for this position.The bonus will be structured for the employee to receive $250 at 3 months of employment, $250 at 6 months of employment, and $1000 at one year of employment.
Internal Number: 0001
About Gunnison Valley Health
Gunnison Valley Health is a county-owned, integrated health system serving the 16,000 residents of Gunnison County, Colorado. The health system is governed by a volunteer board of seven trustees who are appointed for five year terms by the Gunnison County Commissioners. The 400 member staff works with 50 local and visiting specialists and local providers to provide primary, specialty and emergency care in hospital and outpatient settings. The system includes a sole community hospital, Medical Services, Hospice & Palliative Care, Nursing Home care, Assisted Living and a philanthropic Foundation. Gunnison Valley Health has received numerous national and regional performance awards, including the VHA Leadership Award for Clinical Excellence, Avatar awards for Overall Patient Satisfaction, Colorado’s Top 5% ranked Nursing Home, Colorado EMS of the Year awards, and America’s Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals seven times!The Gunnison Valley Health Senior Care Center has 59 licensed beds and is the only long-term residential care facility in Gunnison County. The scope of business can be separated into three general areas: skilled nursing care, Alzheimer’s/Dementia Care (or the “Special Ca...re Unit”), and Home Medical Services (Home Health and Hospice/Palliative Care). Rehabilitation services are also offered at the Senior Care Center which include both occupational and physical therapy. GVH Assisted Living accommodates 15 residential suites to serve individuals age 55 and older with a keen recognition of each individual's privacy.This is a very exciting time for our skilled nursing team as we are in the middle of a new building project which is scheduled to open its doors November 2018 and replace our current building.