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At Kootenai Health, nurses play a pivotal role in helping patients heal in a safe and compassionate environment.

They work with skilled clinicians and front line staff, using high-tech medical equipment in a superior clinical environment. At Kootenai, nursing isn't just a job. It's an ongoing commitment to excellence as a provider and manager of care as a member of a dynamic and emerging profession.

Magnet Designation

The hard work poured into developing a nursing culture that is as caring as it is professional was recognized when the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) designated Kootenai Health a Magnet facility in 2006. Learn more about Kootenai Health’s Magnet designation.

Learn more about how to become a nurse at Kootenai Health on the careers page.


Joan Simon
Chief Nursing Officer


Nursing Annual Report

2015 Nursing Report