Gunnison Valley Hospital
 

Nursing

 
GVH offers high quality nursing care that meets the challenges presented by our advancing technologies, geographic isolation and more educated health care consumers.

All nurses at GVH are Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified, Neonatal Resuscitation Provider, Trauma Nurse Core Course Certified and are CPR Certified. Currently, 90 percent of the nursing staff is certified in an accredited pediatric emergency program, PALS or ENPC. The Gunnison Valley Hospital operates with a highly proficient, dedicated and caring nursing staff. Nursing care in this rural facility encompasses every aspect of health care. Our nursing staff strives to ensure your stay at Gunnison Valley Hospital will be pleasurable. We offer skill and professionalism without the sacrifice of personalized care for you and your family. Every effort is made to ensure comfort for all in need.

Emergency, Critical & Cardiac Care Services


Through quality skills and caring atmosphere, the GVH nursing staff is capable of providing an excellent standard of care for your emergency, critical care and cardiac care needs. All nurses employed at GVH maintain current advanced cardiac life support certifications and keep up to date on current trends. All efforts are made to make these critical experiences less stressful for both the patient and the family.

Medical/Surgical Services


The medical/surgical aspect of nursing encompasses all medical problems, surgical care and orthopedics for all ages of patients. The nursing staff is dedicated to excellence in health care delivery and is commended for their compassionate and personal care they all provide. Low patient to nurse ratio, new spacious patient rooms with eight private, five semiprivate and all have private showers. Each patient has their private sink and storage within the room.

OB/Nursery


Our nursing staff offers quality care for your labor and delivery needs as well as your nursery needs. All staff RN’s are required to maintain current certifications for neonatal resuscitation. Care is taken to provide you with the labor and delivery experience you desire while maintaining a standard of obstetrical excellence.