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Porter Adventist Hospital

2525 S Downing St Denver, CO

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Hospital Bio

Centura Health-Porter Adventist Hospital has provided people throughout the Denver area and surrounding communities with compassionate, personalized health care, since 1930. We are known to have a full service, acute-care referral center specializing in joint replacement, spine surgery, organ transplant, behavioral health, cancer care and innovative cardiac treatments. As part of Centura Health, we are considered to be a great place to make your mark or to start on the field of health care. We offer exceptional career opportunities and competitive benefit packages.

Hospital Info

Facility Type: Acute Care Hospitals

Ownership: Voluntary non-profit - Church

Military Hospital: No

Awards/Certifications: 2015 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence, 2013-2014 Patient Safety Excellence Award, 2015-2016 America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award, 2014-2016 America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award, 2015-2016 Critical Care Excellence Award, 2015-2016 Pulmonary Care Excellence Award, 2014-2015 Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award

Teaching Hospital: No

Trauma Level: Level III

Number of beds: 368

Services At This Hospital

  • Behavioral Health
  • The Breast Care Center at Porter
  • Cancer Care Center (Oncology)
  • Emergency Care
  • Heart and Vascular
  • Genetic Counseling
  • GI/Endoscopy
  • Outpatient Services
  • Orthopedics
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Senior Care
  • Spine Institute
  • Stroke Program
  • Transplant
  • Travel Health Clinic
4.4 review

Orthopedics

I don't want to leave!

PROS:

Coworkers are so friendly and helpful, your scheduling requests and time-off request is usually always approved, nurse:patient ratio is max 1:5 but typically closer to 1:4 the majority of the time on 5N unit.

CONS:

Pay (Colorado is one of the worst states for compensation)

Oncology

Four Stars

PROS:

Porter is a wonderful place. It is a great hospital with a community feel. They consistently rank #2 after University Hospital as best hospitals in this region. Patient/nurse ratios are taken seriously, and nurses are well respected in the culture of Porter

CONS:

None

Neonatal ICU (NICU)

Four Stars

PROS:

Do it

CONS:

None

PACU (Post-Anasthesia, Recovery Room, PAR)

Four Stars

PROS:

Come and see, it's Denver

CONS:

None

Other

Five Stars

PROS:

I like it here

CONS:

None

Ambulatory Care

Four Stars

PROS:

Small local hospital, with limited learning experience but great small town atmosphere.

CONS:

None

Case Management (CM)

Five Stars

PROS:

Great hospital with incredible patient care and culture for employees. Great team and support. Great leaders.

CONS:

None

Other

Four Stars

PROS:

It's fun

CONS:

None

Intensive Care (Critical Care, CCU, ICU)

Four Stars

PROS:

Expect diversity with the patient population. Great education offered.

CONS:

None

Telemetry

Five Stars

PROS:

The staff is great and so is the manager. Pt to nurse ratio is not. High acuity.

CONS:

None