RN
Kootenai Medical Center
 Worley, ID

Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate RN with a drive to provide exceptional care to those they serve. About the Opportunity As an RN on our team, you will evaluate, plan, implement, and document nursing care for an assigned patient population. Additionally, you will assist physicians during examinations and procedures, perform various patient tests and administer medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. RNs on our team promote each patient#s independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching each patient and their family members to understand patient conditions, medications, and self-care needs.#Competent to meet age specific needs of the unit assigned. Minimum Qualifications: Education Graduate of a nationally accredited Nursing program required. All non-BSN RN#s hired after 1/1/2015 at Kootenai Health are required to be enrolled in a baccalaureate (or higher) degree program in nursing upon hire, and show evidence of enrollment prior to their start date with a mandatory completion date based on date of hire: Hired prior to 8/31/2015 BSN is recommended but not required. Hired between 9/1/2015 and 12/31/2018 BSN completed by December 31, 2020. Hired after 1/1/2019 BSN completed within two years of hire.# # Credential State of Idaho Registered Nurse OR licensure pending as documented by temporary licensure OR current RN licensure from a state participating in the #multistate privilege to practice# compact with Idaho required prior to start date. BLS required.# # Experience Previous experience strongly preferred. # Why Kootenai Health? Kootenai Health has a solid reputation in the Pacific Northwest and has a rich history that spans nearly 60 years of innovation, achievements, and benchmarks in healthcare. Providing a comprehensive range of medical services, our main campus is located in Coeur d#Alene, Idaho and includes a 330-bed community-owned Level II Trauma hospital. We have been recognized among large employers as the No. 1 Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine, and are regularly recognized by Cleverly and Associates for providing value to our community. Employer Highlights: 3 Time Magnet Designated since 2006 # This designation is nursing#s top honor, accepted nationally as the gold standard in nursing excellence. Kootenai was the first hospital in the Inland Northwest to receive this designation and the second in Idaho. Member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network # in 2014 Kootenai Health became the 30th member, a national network of like-minded organizations that share a commitment to better serving patients and their families. Kootenai Health is the first health care organization in the Pacific Northwest to be selected as a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, and, like all network members, will remain locally-owned and independent health care provider. Most Wired / Wireless Hospital, Hospital # Health Networks # Kootenai is consistently named one of the 100 Most Wired hospitals in the country. In this same survey, Kootenai also earned a spot on the list of Top 25 Most Wireless hospitals. 3 Time Gallup Great Workplace Award Winner # Kootenai Health has been recognized as one of the most engaged and productive workforces in the world! # Employer Benefits: Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits! 100% employer-paid health insurance premiums for full-time employees.# A tuition assistance program! If you want to further your education, we#ll help you pay for it! Looking forward to retirement? We#ll help you with that! We offer a 457 retirement plan through Fidelity with a match of 3-6% based on years of service and defined contribution account which puts 2% of your annual income into a retirement account for you. Convenient Daycare near campus! Competitive wages and annual increases! An award-winning and incentive-driven wellness program! Employee reward, recognition, and retention programs! Professional development and leadership training opportunities! And much more! # Have you considered a career at Kootenai Health? Maybe you should! Apply today! # Kootenai Health complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex. Kootenai Health does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex.

Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate RN with a drive to provide exceptional care to those they serve.

About the Opportunity

As an RN on our team, you will evaluate, plan, implement, and document nursing care for an assigned patient population. Additionally, you will assist physicians during examinations and procedures, perform various patient tests and administer medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. RNs on our team promote each patient's independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching each patient and their family members to understand patient conditions, medications, and self-care needs. Competent to meet age specific needs of the unit assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education

  • Graduate of a nationally accredited Nursing program required.
  • All non-BSN RN's hired after 1/1/2015 at Kootenai Health are required to be enrolled in a baccalaureate (or higher) degree program in nursing upon hire, and show evidence of enrollment prior to their start date with a mandatory completion date based on date of hire:
  • Hired prior to 8/31/2015 BSN is recommended but not required.
  • Hired between 9/1/2015 and 12/31/2018 BSN completed by December 31, 2020.
  • Hired after 1/1/2019 BSN completed within two years of hire.

Credential

  • State of Idaho Registered Nurse OR licensure pending as documented by temporary licensure OR current RN licensure from a state participating in the “multistate privilege to practice“ compact with Idaho required prior to start date.
  • BLS required.

Experience

  • Previous experience strongly preferred.

Why Kootenai Health?

Kootenai Health has a solid reputation in the Pacific Northwest and has a rich history that spans nearly 60 years of innovation, achievements, and benchmarks in healthcare. Providing a comprehensive range of medical services, our main campus is located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho and includes a 330-bed community-owned Level II Trauma hospital. We have been recognized among large employers as the No. 1 Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine, and are regularly recognized by Cleverly and Associates for providing value to our community.

Employer Highlights:

  • 3 Time Magnet Designated since 2006 – This designation is nursing's top honor, accepted nationally as the gold standard in nursing excellence. Kootenai was the first hospital in the Inland Northwest to receive this designation and the second in Idaho.
  • Member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network – in 2014 Kootenai Health became the 30th member, a national network of like-minded organizations that share a commitment to better serving patients and their families. Kootenai Health is the first health care organization in the Pacific Northwest to be selected as a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, and, like all network members, will remain locally-owned and independent health care provider.
  • Most Wired / Wireless Hospital, Hospital & Health Networks – Kootenai is consistently named one of the 100 Most Wired hospitals in the country. In this same survey, Kootenai also earned a spot on the list of Top 25 Most Wireless hospitals.
  • 3 Time Gallup Great Workplace Award Winner – Kootenai Health has been recognized as one of the most engaged and productive workforces in the world!

Employer Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits! 100% employer-paid health insurance premiums for full-time employees.
  • A tuition assistance program! If you want to further your education, we'll help you pay for it!
  • Looking forward to retirement? We'll help you with that! We offer a 457 retirement plan through Fidelity with a match of 3-6% based on years of service and defined contribution account which puts 2% of your annual income into a retirement account for you.
  • Convenient Daycare near campus!
  • Competitive wages and annual increases!
  • An award-winning and incentive-driven wellness program!
  • Employee reward, recognition, and retention programs!
  • Professional development and leadership training opportunities!
  • And much more!

Have you considered a career at Kootenai Health? Maybe you should!

Apply today!

Kootenai Health complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex. Kootenai Health does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex.