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. 

 

Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The HR Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support to the Human Resources Department. Acting as the first point of contact for employees and visitors to the HR department, the HR Assistant creates a professional and responsive service experience for each individual reflective of the Island Hospital Promise. Primary responsibilities include managing incoming calls, responding to questions and requests from hospital staff, volunteers and visitors, acting as the coordinator for the Island Hospital job shadow program,managing our confidential personnel recordkeeping, preparing and processing numerous personnel documents and overall playing a significant role in ongoing projects and programs within the HR department.   Requirements:   Must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills along with strong organizational skills, ability to multi-task and track multiple deadlines and priorities. Must have excellent typing and computer application skills,...
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Full Time
Part Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
Job Purpose: The EVS Technician cleans and services the hospital and related buildings, equipment, and supplies in and around hospital departments, and performs a variety of housekeeping duties to maintain the hospital in an orderly, sanitary and aesthetically pleasing condition. Requirements: Previous housekeeping experience preferred with experience working in a healthcare related setting encouraged. High school diploma, or GED required.    *** This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus. Please contact (360) 299-4286 for more information.***
Assistant/Support Technician
Employment Type:
Part Time
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The Registered Nurse for the Emergency Department 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: Must have advanced nursing skills and knowledge, demonstrate the ability to think critically, demonstrate an understanding of triage principles and take appropriate action, identify emergent situations and be able to perform in a calm and professional manner. A minimum of one (1) year of emergency...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The Pharmacy Technician I will assist in the selection of medications, preparation of parenteral admixtures, compounding, billing and stocking pharmaceuticals under the immediate supervision and control of a licensed Pharmacist. This position refills medications in nursing care units, prepacks medications manually for emergency use, completes unit floor inspections and other duties to support efficient department operations. Requirements: A minimum of one (1) year of Pharmacy Tech experience is required, previous experience in an acute care setting strongly preferred. Must maintain an active Pharmacy Tech license issued by the WA Department of Health.
Pharmacy Technician
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The Pharmacy Technician I will assist in the selection of medications, preparation of parenteral admixtures, compounding, billing and stocking pharmaceuticals under the immediate supervision and control of a licensed Pharmacist. This position refills medications in nursing care units, prepacks medications manually for emergency use, completes unit floor inspections and other duties to support efficient department operations. Requirements: A minimum of one (1) year of Pharmacy Tech experience is required, previous experience in an acute care setting strongly preferred. Must maintain an active Pharmacy Tech license issued by the WA Department of Health.
Pharmacy Technician
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The Lab Assistant performs routine laboratory specimen collection procedures including: venipuncture, capillary puncture, and urine collection. This position admits and orders laboratory work in the computer system, ensures integrity of all samples collected, receives, sorts and organizes requisitions, prepares samples and performs waived testing as appropriate and when trained under the supervision of a technologist, and performs other duties to support efficient operations of the laboratory. Requirements: Minimum six (6) months of experience working in a hospital or outpatient laboratory. Current Medical Assistant – Phlebotomist certification issued by the WA Department of Health. BLS certification required.
Assistant/Support Laboratory
Employment Type:
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The Oncology Nurse gives safe and quality nursing care to cancer patients and infusion patients in the outpatient setting at the Merle Cancer Care Center. Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current Registered Nurse License from Washington State. Current Basic Life Support Certification. A minimum of one year of clinical experience in an acute hospital setting preferred. Oncology experience is preferred. Oncology Certified Nusre (OCN) encouraged and strongly preferred. Must obtain chemotherapy/biothereapy certificaiton through the Oncology Nursing Society within one year of hire date.
Nursing
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, 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...
Nursing
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Full Time
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
Responsible for collection and processing of information required to complete patient registration for Island Health 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 Health 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 Service...
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Full Time
Part Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, 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...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Part Time
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, 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.   *** This position may be eligible for a $4,000 sign-on bonus....
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full Time
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
Under the direction of the Clinic Manager or Supervisor, the Medical Assistant or LPN oversees the effective clinical operations of the assigned Clinic. This position provides direct patient care and manages patient flow in the clinic, serves as a patient advocate between the clinic and outside entities, and is responsible for clinic safety and execution of proper protocols. Works in close cooperation with and under the guidance of the physician(s) or advanced practice clinicians. Requirements:   One (1) year of healthcare experience with previous experience in an out patient Physician practice preferred.  Must maintain current Medical Assistant-Certified credential issued by the WA Department of Health - or - active Licensed Practical Nurse License issued by the WA Department of Health.  Must maintain current BLS certification. Additional compensation provided to Medical Assistants that maintain national certification issued by AAMA or NHA.
Assistant/Support Nursing
Employment Type:
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The Cardiopulmonary Exercise Specialist provides exercise consulting, instruction and care to the patients of the cardiopulmonary rehab program with guidelines of generally accepted practices of the profession. This position is responsible for program development, revision of policies and procedures, and performance improvement activities. Requirements: Minimum of one (1) year of clinical experience in the field of exercise physiology, clinical experience in Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation strongly preferred. Current BLS and ACLS certifications required. Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology, Sports Medicine or other related field preferred. ACSM, CES or RCEP certification preferred.
Therapy
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Part Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
As a member of the interdisciplinary Care Management Team the Case Manager, RN utilizes a collaborative process to perform care coordination, discharge planning and utilization review to promote quality, cost effective outcomes.  Care Coordination and Discharge Planning: The Case Manager, RN communicates with the patient, family and the interdisciplinary health care team to assess, plan, implement, monitor and evaluate options and services required to meet a patient’s physical, emotional and social health needs in preparation for post hospital discharge.  Utilization Review: In addition to discharge planning the Case Manager, RN will work in collaboration with the Physician Advisor group to perform prospective, concurrent and retrospective review to determine if patient level of care is determined to be medical necessary.  Requirements:   Minimum of three (3) years of experience in a hospital setting with medical/surgical experience; may have equivalent combination of...
Assistant/Support Nursing
Employment Type:
Part Time
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The Athletic Trainer provides training and treatment to student athletes in assigned academic programs with the Anacortes School District. This position monitors student injuries and provides consultation to Physicians, coaches, parents and students. The Athletic Trainer is responsible for on-site and immediate actions and decisions regarding injuries, return to play, continued care or urgent care. The Athletic Trainer assists in the promotion of Anacortes School Sports and the Island Hospital Sports Medicine program.  Requirements:  A minimum of one (1) year of related experience as an Athletic Trainer.  Completion of a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training or a Bachelor of Science from an accredited Athletic Training program.  Must maintain an active Athletic Trainer license issued by the WA Department of Health.  Active ATC certification from the National Athletic Trainer's Association Board of Certification required.  Must maintain active BLS certification.    *** This...
Therapy
Employment Type:
Full Time
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The Quality Improvement Coordinator is a Registered Nurse working as a Performance Improvement Specialist in collaboration with the Director of Quality & Risk to ensure that regulatory standards and requirements related to Quality Improvement are met throughout the organization. This position leads and directs process and overall quality improvement activities that produce an improved patient care experience and more efficient operations. Requirements: A minimum of three to five years of experience in Quality Improvement in a healthcare facility. Must possess knowledge of Continuous Quality Improvement principles and supports the hospital’s philosophy of performance improvement. Must maintain current Registered Nurse license issued by the WA Department of Health. CPHQ preferred
Employment Type:
Full Time
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The Quality Improvement Coordinator is a Registered Nurse working as a Performance Improvement Specialist in collaboration with the Director of Quality & Risk to ensure that regulatory standards and requirements related to Quality Improvement are met throughout the organization. This position leads and directs process and overall quality improvement activities that produce an improved patient care experience and more efficient operations. Requirements: A minimum of three to five years of experience in Quality Improvement in a healthcare facility. Must possess knowledge of Continuous Quality Improvement principles and supports the hospital’s philosophy of performance improvement. Must maintain current Registered Nurse license issued by the WA Department of Health. CPHQ preferred
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full Time
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, 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.   *** This position may be eligible for a $4,000 sign-on bonus....
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
The Lab Assistant performs routine laboratory specimen collection procedures including: venipuncture, capillary puncture, and urine collection. This position admits and orders laboratory work in the computer system, ensures integrity of all samples collected, receives, sorts and organizes requisitions, prepares samples and performs waived testing as appropriate and when trained under the supervision of a technologist, and performs other duties to support efficient operations of the laboratory. Requirements: Minimum six (6) months of experience working in a hospital or outpatient laboratory. Current Medical Assistant – Phlebotomist certification issued by the WA Department of Health. BLS certification required.
Assistant/Support Laboratory
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Part Time
Island Hospital Anacortes, WA, USA
Provides quality nutritional care to patients such as the development, implementation and monitoring of diets prescribed by the Physician. Will work collaboratively with the medical staff, patients, families and food service department to ensure the patients’ nutrition care plans are implemented and departmental standards are maintained. Plans and conducts educational programs for dietary staff, medical staff, patients and community. Requirements: · Current ADA Dietetic Registration · Current Dietitian License issued by WA state · Must maintain current Food Handler’s Permit issued by WA state · Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a clinical or therapeutic dietitian in a hospital setting.
Dietary & Nutrition
Employment Type:
Part Time