We invite you to join our exceptional, patient-focused team at San Luis Valley Health in beautiful Alamosa, Colorado. Our four-star rated facility has been recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for our commitment to providing outstanding quality care and a superior patient experience. Our facility prides itself on its commitment to its employees with innovative awards and recognition practices, excellent benefit options, continuing education assistance and a focus on employee engagement and development.
San Luis Valley Health is looking for a full-time Chief Nursing Officer. This senior level position will serve on the Executive Team as the primary leader in managing the nursing departments and services of the organization; a 49-bed Level III, full service hospital, 15-bed Critical Access Hospital, and 6 outpatient clinics. The Chief Nursing Officer is responsible for leading and developing Nursing Directors of several departments, implementing and executing the organization’s strategic plan and whole system measures, various organization quality and patient care programs and systems, and developing and sustaining positive relationships with San Luis Valley Health Staff, Associates, Medical Staff, Board Members, Patients, Visitors, and Community Members.
Successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Business, or Healthcare Administration, current RN Colorado licensure, as well as 10 years’ Clinical, Nursing and/or combined Managerial experience. Master’s Degree preferred. San Luis Valley Health offers competitive benefits and salary, including cell phone stipend and annual variable pay.
San Luis Valley Health is located in South-Central Colorado nestled in the heart of the San Luis Valley surrounded by the Sangre de Cristo and San Juan Mountains. The organization is the largest employer with nearly 900 staff members, provides a family-centered environment, relaxed, small town living, and abundance of recreational and outdoor activities.
If you have a love for the outdoors and have been looking for a challenging career in a passionate, mountain community then apply with San Luis Valley Health today!
Colorado is consistently rated one of the healthiest states in the nation and with an average of 350 days per year of sunshine in the Valley, there is always an opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors. The San Luis Valley offers many recreational activities year round to include skiing, hiking, biking, rock climbing. Alamosa is an hour away from Wolf Creek Ski Area, which is known for having the most snow in Colorado. Learn more about our culture and offerings and get to know our leader, Konnie Martin.
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San Luis Valley Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Internal Number: CNO619
About San Luis Valley Health
San Luis Valley Health is a regional health provider serving the San Luis Valley, Colorado and beyond. In addition to our state-of-the-art hospital located in Alamosa, we also operate clinics throughout the Valley and another hospital in Conejos County.
We are proud to offer talented, experienced caregivers using the most advanced techniques and technology, along with a genuine sense of caring. Our patient-centered medical home is more than just a building; rather, it is a team of health care professionals providing comprehensive and continuous medical care.
We are located in the heart of the San Luis Valley in south central Colorado. Our fully accredited 49-bed hospital provides outstanding care for those in need of general Medical/Surgical, Intensive Care and OB hospital services.