Thank you for your interest in ECU Health Careers!

In May 2022, we proudly announced our new brand: ECU Health.

Rebranding changes continue to unfold on our Careers website as we update the Talent Acquisition portals housed within. Throughout this process and into the future we remain committed to the communities we proudly serve. We’re excited for what it means for the future of health care in eastern North Carolina and for the incredible team members who are helping to make it happen.

Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content

OR Program

Learn more than you can even imagine.

The Operating Room Fellowship exposes you to every surgical service through a rotation of assignments. It includes a 32-week orientation followed by a 24-month commitment. Ready to change your life? Let’s get started.

Fellowship Summary

Fellowship Summary

  • 32-week Operating Room Fellowship Orientation.
  • Curriculum follows AORN's Periop 101.
  • Didactic and clinical experience provided at ECU Health Medical Center and ECHI.
  • Exposure to all surgical services through a rotation of clinical assignments.
  • 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 eight hours to be considered for the program.


  • 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).