Help Wanted AVRMC: Director Med/Surg: Sign On Bonus!

Description: We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package in a progressive environment. Consider Joining Our Team Today!

Director Med/Surg: Sign On Bonus - 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!

****Sign On Bonus $5,000*****

Job Summary
- Responsible for direction of patient care activities in the Medical/Surgical (M/S) setting. This includes the M/S inpatient and observation patients, Outpatient Infusion Therapy patients, and Swing Bed patients.
- Manages staff in the M/S unit.
- Consults with staff, physicians and the Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) 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.
- Current ACLS certification.
- Current PALS certification or able to obtain in the first six months of hire.
- Three or more years’ experience in acute care nursing.
- Minimum of one year of nursing leadership experience preferred which may include charge nurse role.
- BSN preferred

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. Go Directly to the Application Here: Application

Additional Information
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day
Hourly Wage: $39.65 - $59.48 per/hour

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

AVRMC is Located at 1100 Carson Ave. in La Junta, Colorado.