Serving the community for nearly 60 years, Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center
Las Vegas and the Southwest region with high quality, advanced healthcare
services. Sunrise Hospital is the
largest acute care facility in Nevada.
Sharing the same campus as Sunrise Childrens Hospital, Nevadas largest
most comprehensive childrens hospital.
The Registered Nurse performs active nursing process consisting of the functions of assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for patients. May assume the role as Team Leader for part or duration of shift.
RN (Non-Critical) - ONTS - Full Time Mixed
Population is Ortho (80% the remaining Medical Surgical overflow), 23
beds (private), typical assignment 5:1 each shift, two certified nursing
assistants on days, Charge RNs on both nights and days, plus we have a Flex
The FLEX Program at
Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission's Gold
Seal of Approval® for disease-specific care in the areas of knee, hip, and
spine by demonstrating compliance with national standards for healthcare
quality and safety.
Orthopedic Nurses are specially trained to care for patients with joint and
spine conditions, and work hand-in-hand with our physicians and rehabilitation
team. We also provide pre- and post-operative education for you and your loved
ones so that you can return to your daily activities as quickly as possible.
In addition to the
skill and expertise of our team, our newly renovated unit features:
- Private and semi-private rooms overlooking the Las
Vegas Strip and nearby mountain ranges
- Orthopedic recliners and hand-held showers
FLEX Program at Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center features a dedicated
Orthopedic and Spine Program Coordinator. Many of our Orthopedic Nurses are
certified by the Orthopedic Nurses Certification Board. This Certified
Orthopedic Nurse acts as a navigator throughout your journey with us, answering
any questions that you and your loved ones may have along the way.
multidisciplinary team also includes Southern Nevada's only accredited
rehabilitation unit. The Rehabilitation Unit at Sunrise Hospital & Medical
Center is accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation
Facilities (CARF). We offer a comprehensive rehabilitation program complete
with physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists,
recreational therapists, and acute-care therapists with specialized training to
care for joint and spine patients. The Rehabilitation Unit at Sunrise Hospital
& Medical Center is conveniently located on the same floor as The FLEX Program,
offering our patients a complete continuum of care.
Certified Orthopedic Nurse is required to complete more than one hundred hours
of continuing education to maintain certification and provide the best possible
care for this unique patient population. Certification shows that these nurses
are committed to life-long learning and a high-level of knowledge that
contributes to excellent patient care and safety.
addition to our Certified Orthopedic Nurses, we offer Southern Nevada's only
Certified Pain Management Nurse. This specialized nurse enables our team to
proactively address your pain needs prior to your arrival on the day of your
surgery. Our physicians are highly engaged in the FLEX Program, and participate
in both the pre- and post-operative education process.