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Kootenai Health is a highly esteemed health care organization, serving patients throughout northern Idaho and the Inland Northwest. We provide a comprehensive range of medical services and strive to meet the evolving needs of our surrounding communities. Continuously recognized both regionally and nationally for clinical excellence, the Kootenai Health team is made up of employees who are committed to making a difference every day.
We Want You
Bring your talent and passion to Kootenai Health. We are seeking bright and compassionate individuals to join our team in the following roles.
Current Emphasis: Looking for Critical Care Nurses to Help Launch ECMO Program
Kootenai Health is currently working to hire critical care nurses to help us launch our state of the art ECMO (Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) program in 2020.
The ECMO machine pumps blood from the patient’s body to an artificial lung (oxygenator) that adds oxygen to it and removes carbon dioxide and sends the blood back to the patient with a pump with the same force as the heart, replacing its function.
Benefits of Joining Kootenai Health:
- Relocation packages
- Housing assistance during transition
- Full medical, dental and vision benefits
- Aspiring Nurse Leader program (trains nurses for leadership positions)
- 1:1 patient ratios
- Nursing Excellence program (ladder program)
- 350 open heart cases each year
- An emphasis on conference attendance
- Tuition assistance
- High differentials/Cert pay
- Preceptor pay
- Designated Rapid Response Team
- Leadership opportunities
- Award-winning organizational culture
- Three-time Magnet designation
- Live in beautiful Coeur d’Alene, Idaho — one of America’s favorite cities
In order to achieve excellence in healthcare, we must prioritize Patient Safety, Compassion, and Employee Engagement. By focusing on these values, we have nurtured a warm employment culture where our employees can excel for years to come.
Excellence in Health Care
We pride ourselves on our outstanding reputation as both an employer and a health care provider. We have been recognized with many accolades and distinctions including being recognized as a Gallup Great Workplace, No. 1 Best Place to Work in Large Healthcare Organizations, and Magnet™ Status for Nursing Excellence. We are a proud member of the highly regarded Mayo Clinical Care Network, giving us access to a wealth of knowledge and expertise.
We offer a variety of benefits including medical, dental, retirement, an employee wellness program and much more.
Living in Coeur d’Alene
Coeur d’Alene is a remarkable city boasting scenic lake views, outdoor recreation, and an awesome downtown community. Families and individuals alike enjoy a spectacular quality of life here.