Island Hospital

Island Hospital is an integral part of the great quality of life in Anacortes, Washington and we are actively recruiting for a number of employment opportunities. Located on beautiful Fidalgo Island, Island Hospital is the center for health and wellness in west Skagit County, also serving north Whidbey Island and the San Juan Islands. We have been trusted to provide care to our community since 1962 and are honored to be their provider of choice. We remain focused on providing a personal and compassionate healthcare experience with a range of services and exceptional quality care typically found in a larger facility. 

Island Hospital is 43 bed acute care hospital. Each patient room is single occupancy and all of the acute care rooms have a ceiling lift, and private bathroom with a shower. We have six Specialty Care Clinics and five Family Care Clinics providing specialty services that include: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Sleep Wellness Center, Behavioral Health, Wound Care, and Sleep Wellness. Our inpatient and outpatient services include: Acute Care, Emergency Services, Birthing Center, Surgical Services, Diagnostic Imaging, Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapy. We also support our community by offering Community Education classes and various screenings.

Employee Benefits

Island Hospital provides an innovative and growing environment for our employees to further their careers.

In addition to competitive wages, Island Hospital offers a comprehensive benefits plan that includes full medical, dental and vision insurance, long term disability and life insurance, vested retirement plan contributions, generous Paid Time Off and Extended Illness Bank hours, and a variety of optional supplemental benefits. We’re excited to share that we also provide an additional Loan Repayment or Tuition Assistance benefit for several positions – contact us to learn more!


Awards

Island Hospital is proud to be a DNV accredited hospital. 

We have a 4 star Medicare rating. 

 

Jan 22, 2022
Part Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The Registered Nurse for Acute Care is responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. The Registered Nurse is accountable for the administration of, observation, charting and reporting effects of medications, intravenous procedures, and other therapeutic and diagnostic measures in a safe and accurate manner while operating within established policies, procedures and regulations. The Registered Nurse is an integral member of the patient care team and is expected to be a resource person regarding patient care, specialty area of nursing and development of other staff. Requirements: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing Active RN license issued by the WA Department of Health. (1) year minimum previous acute care experience is strongly preferred. BLS certification issued by the American Heart Association is required. The Acute Care RN may be able to float to the Intensive Care Unit to...
Jan 22, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
Responsible for the financial activities of the patient from discharge through the billing process ending in final reconciliation of the account.  The representative utilizes electronic billing and medical retrieval system, follows up on outstanding accounts and unpaid balances to maximize fee collections. Duties and qualifications include: Follows departmental policies/procedures and meets deadlines and productivity standards for work files Managing assigned patient accounts Identifying accounts eligible for transfer to outside collection agencies Ensuring the accuracy of registration data including health insurance Initiating appropriate billing Processing patient correspondence Collaborating with outside collection agencies Effectively negotiating payment plans & settlements Resolving patient account credits Completing necessary reports to support regulatory requirements Prioritization skills as necessary. Performs well without direct supervision. Able to prioritize workload...
Jan 22, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The EVS Technician (Housekeeper) is responsible for cleaning and service the hospital and related buildings, performing a variety of housekeeping duties to maintain the hospitals' environment in an orderly and sanitary condition and moving furniture, equipment and supplies in and around hospital departments. Requirements: Previous housekeeping experience preferred with experience working in a healthcare related setting encouraged. High school diploma, or GED required.
Jan 22, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The Respiratory Therapist for Respiratory Care is responsible for providing diagnostic and therapeutic clinical interventions per a physician’s order, prescription and by established protocols. The Respiratory Therapist responds to code situations in the hospital, is responsible for the airway management of the patient, blood gas analysis, and ECG monitoring; sets up and manages devices such as non-invasive ventilation, mechanical ventilators, therapeutic aerosol nebulizers, and oxygen systems; performs diagnostic tests such as electrocardiograms, pulmonary function tests, and arterial blood gas analysis; and is a vital member of the patient’s interdisciplinary care team working closely with nursing and other clinical staff members. Requirements: Current Respiratory Care Practitioner License issued by the WA Department of Health. Current BLS, ACLS and NRP certifications.   Current RRT or CRT credentials issued by the National Board for Respiratory Care.
Jan 22, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
Responsible for collection and processing of information required to complete patient registration for Island Hospital services while providing excellent customer service. Responsible for performing quality registrations, providing customer service to internal and external customers as well as multiple clerical duties. Duties:   Assist in patient registration. Obtain specific information from patients, such as demographics, insurance coverage, and/or financial information required to accurately complete all types of registrations including Inpatient, Outpatient, ER, Observation, Client and Recurring patient visits for Island Hospital services.  Obtain necessary signatures on forms.  Process diagnostic orders into Meditech, including entering billing codes & obtaining signed ABN’s when necessary. Verify insurance eligibility using electronic resources.  May require phone calls to obtain necessary account information to assure registration is complete & accurate. Customer...
Jan 22, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
As a member of the Information Systems team, the Applications Analyst is responsible for coordinating the activities between departments and Information Systems to assist in the design, development, maintenance and training for assigned applications. This position is responsible for improvements, enhancements and modifications of application software to ensure flexibility, reliability and adherence to strategic planning guidelines and standards. The Applications Analyst possesses expert knowledge of the hospital’s computer systems in the areas of responsibility and general knowledge of the application’s interrelationships with other segments of the system.   Qualified candidates would possess a strong understanding of application principles, including system design, specifications, interfacing to host computers, addition of software, and programming for implementation in the healthcare technology field. In addition, this position requires candidates with proven project management...
Jan 22, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
Island Hospital is an integral part of the great quality of life in Anacortes, Washington and we are actively recruiting for a full time, Laboratory Manager! The Laboratory Manager has responsibility for the management and operation of Island Hospital’s Laboratory. Works closely with hospital staff, department directors, and physicians to ensure the highest standards of quality and service are maintained. Sets goals and develops operating and capital budget for Laboratory.  Writes and updates procedures in conjunction with staff and establishes new policies as needed.  Reviews policies and procedures annually to ensure that employees have current information needed to perform testing. Develops new business and works with medical staff and pathologists to determine appropriate testing panels.  Supervises lab staff including Lead Technologists in Chemistry, Hematology, Blood Bank, Microbiology, and Phlebotomy Supervisor. Requirements: Advanced education and completion of an...
Jan 22, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The Phlebotomist for the Laboratory is responsible for drawing blood from patients for analysis or other medical purposes using venipuncture or skin puncture techniques. This position processes specimens for testing or referral and supports department operations by performing clerical duties. Requirements: Current MA-Phlebotomy or MA-Certified Certification issued by the WA Department of Health Current BLS Certification Previous phlebotomy related experience preferred.
Jan 22, 2022
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The HR Specialist will provide long-term temporary support in HR program areas with a primary focus in the tasks related to the coordination of the interviewing, selection and onboarding of new employees. This position will also support administration of the Benefit and Compensation programs, performing a wide range of responsibilities to ensure all administrative aspects of these programs are administered accurately and within appropriate timelines. Working closely with the HR Generalist, this position may pre-screen applicants, facilitate the reference process, coordinate interviews, support the process for interim staffing and coordinate advertising for key vacancies. In addition, the HR Specialist will support other program areas to include employee retention, compliance, and identified HR projects. The HR Specialist will serve as a resource to existing employees by responding to general HR questions related to assigned program areas and HR policies and processes.  Duties:...
Jan 20, 2022
Part Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The EVS Technician (Housekeeper) is responsible for cleaning and service the hospital and related buildings, performing a variety of housekeeping duties to maintain the hospitals' environment in an orderly and sanitary condition and moving furniture, equipment and supplies in and around hospital departments. Requirements: Previous housekeeping experience preferred with experience working in a healthcare related setting encouraged. High school diploma, or GED required.
Jan 20, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The Payroll Coordinator oversees the administration of Island Hospital’s payroll and related functions as a member of the Finance department. This position is a working expert of the Hospital’s payroll related systems and ensures compliance with pay-related policies, procedures, and collective bargaining agreement guidelines in the preparation and processing of bi-weekly payroll. The Payroll Coordinator prepares monthly, quarterly and year end reports, and provides advanced support and guidance to Hospital employees and leadership to ensure accurate, complete and compliant pay records. The Payroll Coordinator position requires a strong attention to detail with effective organization and prioritization skills. Candidates must demonstrate exceptional interpersonal communication skills, must be self-motivated and demonstrate initiative with the ability to work independently, and the ability to appropriately manage sensitive and confidential information. Requirements: Minimum of...
Jan 20, 2022
Per Diem
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
Duties: Greets patients and provides explanation of procedures. Positions patient and adjusts equipment, selecting length and intensity for radiation exposure on individual basis.  Observes patient for vital signs during procedure. Follows safety standards and uses radiation protection when operating radiological equipment. Develops and examines radiological images for technical quality and diagnostic acceptability. Deliver images to radiologist for reading/interpretation. Releases patient upon completion of examination. Evaluates and recommends equipment and supply purchase decisions. Follows departmental guidelines for proper maintenance of mammography equipment and appearance of related work areas. Develops and directs quality assurance program according to established protocols.   Requirements: High school graduate or equivalent. Satisfactory completion of a formal radiological technology training in an AMA approved school and meet the requirement for registry by the...
Jan 20, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
Island Hospital is an integral part of the great quality of life in Anacortes, Washington and we are actively recruiting for a full time, Phlebotomy Supervisor!  We have been trusted to provide care to the community we serve since 1962, and we are honored to be their provider of choice. As a 43-bed independent, public hospital district with a four-star rating from Medicare, we remain focused on providing a personal and compassionate healthcare experience with a range of services and exceptional quality care typically found in a larger facility.  The Phlebotomy Supervisor is responsible for the oversight of the clinical laboratory phlebotomy and processing service to ensure the Hospital’s capability of meeting client, regulatory, accreditation, and compliance requirements. This responsibility includes pre-analytical and post-analytical processes, while participating in the development of projects and planning. The Phlebotomy Supervisor reports to the Laboratory Director and...
Jan 18, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The Receptionist / Phlebotomist for the Laboratory is responsible for drawing blood from patients for analysis or other medical purposes using venipuncture or skin puncture techniques. This position processes specimens for testing or referral and supports department operations by performing clerical duties. Requirements: Current MA-Phlebotomy or MA-Certified Certification issued by the WA Department of Health Current BLS Certification Previous phlebotomy related experience preferred.
Jan 18, 2022
Part Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The Nutrition Assistant compiles dietary information for patients of Island Hospital to be used by kitchen personnel in the preparation of all meals for hospital patients. Must demonstrate exceptional communication skills, attention to detail, and have the ability to process diet orders. Requirements:   A minimum of one (1) year of experience in food service experience, with acute care hospital or institutional experience required.
Jan 18, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The Dietary Aide is responsible for serving Café customers, performing cash handling, food preparation, cleaning and stocking, and other duties as necessary to support operations of the Food & Nutrition Services Department. Requirements: HS Diploma or GED required. Current Food & Beverage Worker's Permit required. A minimum of one (1) year of previous food service experience preferred.
Jan 18, 2022
Per Diem
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The Cook works with the Director in planning and preparing meals for patients and visitors to the Island Hospital Bistro with duties to include reviewing menus, special food orders, appropriate amounts to prepare, following standardized recipes with modifications as necessary for dietary restrictions, and other duties to support the operations of the Food Services department. Requirements: Must maintain an active Food Handlers permit. Minimum of one (1) year of previous cooking experience required, previous experience in a healthcare setting strongly preferred.
Jan 15, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The Clinic Triage RN / LPN assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates nursing care needs for patients while working within the scope of the individual's nursing license. This position uses critical thinking and appropriate provider consultation to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment. Duties include: Performs consultation, triage, surveillance, and follow up for patients. Prioritizes and manages work load in an environment where the nature and volume of calls is unpredictable. Conducts face to face triage of patients presenting with urgent/emergent needs. Directly assists providers as needed, contributing to a smooth work flow in the department. Coordinates and assists patients in scheduling acute, special or routine care appointments, including referrals. Uses critical thinking and assessment skills to follow provider approved protocols. Serves as a clinical resource to Clinic staff. Requirements:   Minimum of one (1) year of previous nursing experience in a...
Jan 15, 2022
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
CNA assists in care of hospital patients, under direction of a Registered Nurse and medical staff. Duties include, but are not limited to: Answers signal lights and bells to determine patients' needs. Bathes, dresses and undresses patients. Serves and collects food trays and feeds patients requiring help. Transports patients to treatment units, using wheelchair or wheeled carriage, or assists them to walk. Drapes patients for examinations and treatments, and remains with patients, performing duties (ie: holding instruments and adjusting lights). Tidy and clean patients' rooms. Washes and dresses bodies of deceased persons. Changes bed linens, runs errands, directs visitors, and answers telephone. Takes and records blood pressure, temperature, pulse and respiration rates, and food and liquid intake and output, as directed. Reports unusual finding to nurse  Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D. Current Washington State Nursing Assistant Certification required. Current Basic...
Jan 15, 2022
Per Diem
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA 98221, USA
The Registered Nurse for Labor & Delivery is responsible for the direct delivery of patient care to laboring patients, delivery of newborns, postpartum care and care of newborns. The Registered Nurse is accountable for the administration of, observation, charting and reporting effects of medications, intravenous procedures, and other therapeutic and diagnostic measures in a safe and accurate manner while operating within established policies, procedures and regulations. The Registered Nurse is an integral member of the patient care team and is expected to be a resource person regarding patient care, specialty area of nurse and development of other staff. Requirements: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing. Active RN license issued by the WA Department of Health. One (1) year of nursing experience in labor, delivery, postpartum and nursery care required. Must maintain active BLS and NRP certifications.