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Valley Hospital Overview

Las Vegas, NV
1001 to 5000 employees
1979
Hospital
Health Care
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Centrally located in the heart of Las Vegas, 320-bed Valley Hospital offers advanced cardiovascular and neurological services, including certifications as a Primary Stroke Center and accredited Chest Pain Center along with the ability to perform, open-heart and neurosurgery. We ... Read more

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  • We believe in recognizing hard work, that is why we’re happy to honor Anna Hutchison, a Rehab Employee at Valley Hospital, and the all start employee for the month of June! Thank you, Anna, for all your hard work.

  • We’re growing! The Valley Health System team is looking for numerous Medical Technologists across various shifts. If you have 3+ years of experience and a flexible schedule, apply today!

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Valley Hospital – Why Work For Us?


You know it when everything comes together. When you’re contributing something meaningful every day. When you have a rewarding career that also lets you pursue a vibrant life away from work. When you live in a place of natural beauty and surprising affordability. At The Valley Health System, it all comes into focus.

Since 1972, the healthcare professionals of Valley Hospital Medical Center pride themselves on providing excellent patient care to all who enter their doors. As a teaching hospital, the focus on the use of evidence-based medicine and the importance of following clinical pathways that research has shown to be effective with most patients.

Valley Hospital has achieved nationally-recognized designation as a primary stroke center and an accredited chest pain center. Advanced cardiovascular services include open-heart surgery, balloon angioplasty, cardiac catheterizations and peripheral vascular studies. Emergency care is available around the clock at the hospital.

Among neurological services offered are coiling for brain aneurysms, neurosurgery and stroke care. Complementing the hospital’s neurology program is a neurology residency program and inpatient acute rehabilitation unit. The hospital also provides a wide range of surgical services including breast care, colorectal, gynecological, general, orthopedic, spine and vascular procedures. Endoscopy procedures are also performed. Additional services offered at the hospital include a wound healing and hyperbaric center and outpatient diabetes education and counseling.

Valley Hospital is a part of Universal Health Services Inc., a Pennsylvania based company that is one of the largest healthcare management companies in the nation, and is focused on clearly defined goals that are developed to bring about exemplary patient care. Learn more about your career with VHS today. Learn more about your career with VHS today.

Join us in delivering quality care, and unite all your passions here.

 

Behavioral Health

The goal of the Behavioral Health Unit is to help patients learn appropriate and safe coping skills to manage themselves and others within the community. It also helps patients replace socially unacceptable behaviors with ones that help them interact with others more successfully. Patients must receive medical clearance from an emergency department in order to be admitted to the Behavioral Health Unit.

The treatment team in the unit includes psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, activity therapists and mental health technicians, and focuses on developing customized interdisciplinary treatment plans for each patient. Each plan considers the patient’s therapeutic, medical and physical, recreational, social, emotional and cultural needs. After developing the plan, the team and the patient monitor progress toward their goals, and incorporates any changes that may arise. An attending physician will evaluate each patient's need for medication, and will discuss medications with the patient and appropriate family members before treatment begins. Physicians and the nursing staff will collect information as treatment continues.


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Cardiovascular Services

At the Valley Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas, advanced technology and medical expertise come together in one convenient location to provide patients with a comprehensive program of cardiovascular services for the treatment of heart disease and vascular disorders:

  • Atrial Fibrillation 
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Chest Pain Survival Guide
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease Awareness for Women
  • Noninvasive Diagnostic Services
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)



Diabetes Treatment Center

The Diabetes Treatment Center at Valley Hospital Medical Center helps people who have diabetes, and their families, learn the skills they need to manage their condition and maintain their health. Education at the center is available through group classes and individual counseling through outpatient services, and through inpatient services for patients who are hospitalized at Valley Hospital Medical Center.



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Stroke Center 

A Primary Stroke Center Accredited by The Joint Commission

When patients come to The Stroke Center at Valley Hospital, they can benefit from a range of specially designed services and treatment programs that focus on:

  • Prevention and intervention
  • Education
  • Active management of strokes by a multidisciplinary medical team
  • Rehabilitation

By providing comprehensive stroke care, The Stroke Center can help patients address a number of physical, emotional and lifestyle issues.

Our Stroke Response Team is immediately deployed to evaluate and treat stroke emergencies. Our team-based approach enables us to provide streamlined treatment and services that can help improve patient outcomes. Patient’s team may include emergency physicians and nurses, neurologists, neurosurgeons, radiologists, registered nurses, physical therapists, speech therapists and case managers.


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    I have been working at Valley Hospital part-time (More than 5 years)

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    Nice work environment every day. Good place

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    I wish that there was more variety of cases

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Valley Hospital photo of: ER Reserve lets you request an appointment in the Emergency Department when you need care for less serious and non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries. Schedule up to 12 hours in advance.
Valley Hospital photo of: Physical Therapy Department - Dedicated to improving our patients' quality of life by promoting and facilitating optimal health and human function.
Valley Hospital photo of: By providing comprehensive stroke care, The Stroke Center can help patients address a number of physical, emotional and lifestyle issues.
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    Interviewed by a person from the department, then again by HR. Very simple, run of the mill interview questions.

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