We are currently seeking candidates that are interested in making a change into the Operating Room. The Operating Room RN Fellowship Program will provide structured career development for Registered Nurses that are interested in Operating room opportunities.


Minimum requirements

  • Two years acute care RN experience, or

  • New Graduate with previous Surgical Technologist experience is preferred.

  • All applicants must interview and shadow in the OR for a minimum of 8 hours to be considered for the program.

Course Description

  • 32 week Operating Room Fellowship Orientation

  • Curriculum follows AORN's Periop 101

  • Didactic and clinical experience provided at Vidant Medical Center and ECHI

  • Exposure to all surgical services through a rotation of clinical assignments


  • A contract for a 24 month agreement must be signed prior to starting

  • The contract agreement begins at the end of the OR Fellowship orientation (32 weeks)

For more information

Contact Pam Armstrong at Pamela.Armstrong@Vidanthealth.com