Kootenai Health

Kootenai Health
2003 Kootenai Health Way
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Opened:
1958
Phone:
(208) 625-4620
Fax:
(208) 625-4620
Web:
kootenaihealth.org

Kootenai Health provides a comprehensive range of medical services to patients in north Idaho, eastern Washington, Montana and the Inland Northwest at several facility locations.

The main campus at Kootenai Health is located in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho and includes a 254-bed community-owned hospital.

Additional Kootenai Health medical services include:

   

Awards

Health is routinely ranked as a leader in healthcare by patients, peers and national organizations. This reputation of service excellence, community leadership and compassionate care has earned Kootenai many awards over the years, all of which demonstrate a commitment to the organizations core values.

 

Superior Quality and Safety

 

American College of Radiology Accreditation | View Site 
Kootenai Outpatient Imaging is one of 300 facilities2 in the U.S. to be designated as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). To earn this designation, Kootenai's breast imaging services have been fully accredited in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, breast ultrasound and ultrasound-guided breast biopsy.

 

Kootenai Outpatient Imaging was also commended in peer-review evaluations conducted by physicians and medical physicists, which noted high practice standards for image quality, personnel qualifications, facility equipment, quality control procedures, and quality assurance programs.

 

Clinical Excellence - Blue Distinction
BlueCross BlueShield Association
Kootenai Health has been designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care, Hip and Knee Replacement and Spine Surgery. This nationally-recognized honor is given to hospitals achieving quality standards and demonstrating better patient outcomes while also providing affordable care.

 

Excellence in Cancer Care - CoC Accreditation
American College of Surgeons: Cancer Programs
Kootenai Clinic's Cancer Services received CoC accreditation by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer as a result of a successful demonstration by the center that patients have access to the full scope of services required for diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and support.

 

Neurodiagnositic Excellence - ABRET Certification
American Board of Registration of Electroencephalographic and Evoked Potential Technologists
The EEG Laboratory in Neurodiagnostics Services at Kootenai Health received this accreditation in 2007. Kootenai represents the 22nd facility in the nation and the only group in the Northwest to receive this distinction.

 

Quality Care for All Patients - Top Quality Performer
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Kootenai Health has been recognized as a Top Quality Performer in the Premier Hospital Quality Incentive Demonstration. This award demonstrates Kootenai's dedication to providing quality healthcare for all patients.

 

American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma View Site
In 2014 Kootenai Health was verified as a Level III Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. To receive verification, Kootenai had to prove it has the hospital resources needed for trauma care and can provide the entire spectrum of care to meet all of an injured patient’s needs. Reviewers evaluated every phase of trauma patient care.

 

Patient Focused

 

Baby-Friendly Designation
Baby-Friendly USA
In 2002, Kootenai Health joined an elite group of about 100 healthcare facilities2 to demonstrate the highest standard of care for mothers and babies. This official designation also recognizes Kootenai's dedicated to improving infant health through breastfeeding and other maternal-infant care practices.

 

Exceeding Patient Expectations
Avatar International
Kootenai Health first received this award in 2002 and continues to be recognized for consistently meeting and exceeding patient expectations.

 

Nursing Excellence - MagnetTM Status Designation
American Nurses Credentialing Center
Kootenai has maintained MagnetTM status since 2006. This designation is nursing's top honor, accepted nationally as the gold standard in nursing excellence. Kootenai Health is the second hospital in Idaho to receive this designation and the first in the Inland Northwest.

 

Healthy Culture

 

Best Places to Work in Healthcare
Modern Healthcare
In 2011, Modern Healthcare magazine named Kootenai Health, “The Best Place to Work in Large Healthcare Organizations,” as well as one of the nation's top 20 “Best Places to Work in Healthcare.”

 

Well Workplace Designation
WELCOA
In 2009, Kootenai received the Wellness Councils of America's Gold National Well Workplace designation for quality and excellence in worksite health promotion. The Gold designation recognizes Kootenai's development of comprehensive programs for employee wellness.

 

Stewardship

 

Community Value - Top 100 and Five-Star Ranking
Cleverly and Associates
Each year, the Ohio-based group evaluates 3,000 hospitals nationwide and awards each a Community Value Index score. The score is composed of ten measures that assess a hospital’s performance in four areas: financial viability and plant reinvestment, hospital cost structure, hospital charge structure, hospital quality performance. Kootenai’s score was ranked in the top 20 percent of surveyed hospitals, and of the 3,000 hospitals evaluated Kootenai’s score was in the top 100.

 

Visionary Leadership

 

Clinical and Operational Excellence - VHA President's Award
VHA Inc.
Kootenai is one of only three hospitals to receive the President's Award for Clinical and Operational Excellence two years in a row. Areas primarily recognized include acute myocardial infarction (AMI or “heart attack care”), pneumonia care and the development of an multi-disciplinary rapid response team.

 

Computer Technology - 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.

Attractions

 its main campus nestled on the shore of beautiful Lake Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai Health has earned a reputation as a great place to work in no small part due to its idyllic surroundings. The city of Coeur d'Alene offers the best of four-season living with a backdrop of mountains, pine forests and lakes.

As the community's largest employer, Kootenai prides itself in maintaining a family-friendly culture while providing excellent patient care. Visit the Careers page to learn more about working at Kootenai.

In addition to a nurturing work environment, employees at Kootenai enjoy a high quality of life as residents of Coeur d'Alene.

A wide variety of recreational activities are available all year round. Winter sports enthusiasts have easy access to five alpine resorts and miles of groomed cross-country trails. Snowmobilers can find acres of trails in the Idaho Panhandle National Forests.

When the weather warms, locals enjoy sailing, water skiing and kayaking on one of the most pristine lakes in the country just minutes from work. Outdoorsman can find a wide variety of game hunting, fishing, trails for hiking and biking. Coeur d'Alene also offers shopping, theatre, fine dining and world class golf.

At Kootenai Health you can have it all while you live, work and play in Coeur d'Alene.

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Critical Care Unit - ICU Full Time, Nights - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 25497 About the Job In addition to all Charge Nurse responsibilities, the Clinical Coordinator, as a key part of the nursing leadership team, has additional...
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Perioperative Services - PACU Full Time, Variable Requisition # 25406 About the Job In addition to all Charge Nurse responsibilities, the Clinical Coordinator, as a key part of the nursing leadership team, has additional responsibility for...
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Critical Care Unit - ICU Full Time, Days - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 24159 Departmental Only Opening INTERNAL DEPARTMENT ONLY - at this time we are only accepting applications from current employees in this department. About the Job...
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Nursing - Administration Full Time, Days Requisition # 25544 This position will work a combination of shifts as a Hospital Supervisor, Patient Placement Coordinator and administrative Clinical Coordinator duties. About the Roles Clinical...
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Women and Children Services - Obstetrics Full Time, Days - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 24916 This clinical coordinator position is for post-partum. About the Job In addition to all Charge Nurse responsibilities, the Clinical Coordinator,...
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Organizational Development Full Time, Days Requisition # 25417 Ready to take your Clinical Education Experience to the next level? Kootenai Health is seeking a Clinical Education Manager. In this position, you will be responsible for the...
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Kootenai Urgent Care - Admin Full Time, Variable Requisition # 25547 Kootenai Urgent Care is looking for an exceptional Clinic Supervisor to join our team! Position Summary Supervises and coordinates activities of clinical staff....
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Nursing - Resource Team Part Time, Days - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 25113 About the CNA Ahead Program Kootenai Health designed an outstandingprogram to introduce you to our organization and a great way to develop/expand your...
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Nursing - Resource Team Part Time, Nights - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 24769 Kootenai Health designed an outstandingprogram to introduce you to our organization and a great way to develop/expand your knowledgebase and skillsets and find out...
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2 South - General Surgery Full Time, Days Requisition # 25460 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? At Kootenai Health, CNA's play a pivotal role in helping patients heal in a safe and compassionate environment. We are looking for a...
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3 East - Onc/Neuro/Gen Med Unit Full Time, Nights - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 24562 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? We are opening a brand new unit and we are looking for you to join the team! About the New Unit We are...
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2 East - Ortho/Neuro Unit Part Time, Variable Requisition # 25357 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? At Kootenai Health, CNA's play a pivotal role in helping patients heal in a safe and compassionate environment. We are looking for...
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2 East - Ortho/Neuro Unit Part Time, Variable Requisition # 25356 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? At Kootenai Health, CNA's play a pivotal role in helping patients heal in a safe and compassionate environment. We are looking for...
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3 North - Medical Unit Part Time, Days Requisition # 22919 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? At Kootenai Health, CNA's play a pivotal role in helping patients heal in a safe and compassionate environment. We are looking for a CNA...
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  1. Anesthesia Technician Certified Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Perioperative Services - Operating Room Full Time, Days Requisition # 25750 Anesthesia Technician Certified #28215 Position Summary: Reporting to the Anesthesia Technician Supervisor and working under the direction of an anesthesia...
  2. Anesthesia Technician Non-Certified Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Perioperative Services - Operating Room Full Time, Days Requisition # 25749 Anesthesia Technician Non-Certified # 28635 Position Summary: Reporting to the Anesthesia Technician Supervisor and working under the direction of an anesthesia...
  3. Cardiovascular Technician Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Heart Services - Cardiac Cath Lab Full Time, Days Requisition # 25002 Kootenai Health is seeking a cardiovascular technician to join our team! About the Job As a cardiovascular technician on our team, you will perform diagnostic and...
  4. Case Manager, MSW Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Behavioral Health - Crisis Assessment & Response Full Time, Evenings, 0 Requisition # 25174 The Kootenai Health is looking for aCase Managerwith crisis experience to join our Crisis Assessment & Response team! About the Crisis...
  5. Case Manager, MSW (Social Worker) Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Behavioral Health - Crisis Assessment & Response Part Time, Evenings, 0 Requisition # 22122 The Kootenai Health is looking for aCase Managerwith crisis experience to join our Crisis Assessment & Response team! About the Crisis...
  6. Cath Lab RN Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Heart Services - Nursing PRN - (As Needed), Variable Requisition # 25592 Our Heart Services team is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate cath lab RN with a drive to provide exceptional care to those they serve! Kootenai Health...
  7. Child Life Specialist Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Women and Children Services - Pediatrics Part Time, Variable Requisition # 24372 Job Description Responsible for the design and implementation of pediatric programs, therapies, and activities among young patients. Plans and provides...
  8. Clinical Coordinator (RN) Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Critical Care Unit - ICU Full Time, Nights - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 25497 About the Job In addition to all Charge Nurse responsibilities, the Clinical Coordinator, as a key part of the nursing leadership team, has additional...
  9. Clinical Coordinator (RN)INTERNAL Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Perioperative Services - PACU Full Time, Variable Requisition # 25406 About the Job In addition to all Charge Nurse responsibilities, the Clinical Coordinator, as a key part of the nursing leadership team, has additional responsibility for...
  10. Clinical Coordinator (RN)INTERNAL Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Critical Care Unit - ICU Full Time, Days - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 24159 Departmental Only Opening INTERNAL DEPARTMENT ONLY - at this time we are only accepting applications from current employees in this department. About the Job...
  11. Clinical Coordinator (RN)INTERNAL Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Nursing - Administration Full Time, Days Requisition # 25544 This position will work a combination of shifts as a Hospital Supervisor, Patient Placement Coordinator and administrative Clinical Coordinator duties. About the Roles Clinical...
  12. Clinical Coordinator (RN)INTERNAL Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Women and Children Services - Obstetrics Full Time, Nights - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 24917 Departmental Only Opening INTERNAL DEPARTMENT ONLY - At this time we are only accepting applications from current employees in this department....
  13. Clinical Coordinator (RN)INTERNAL Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Women and Children Services - Obstetrics Full Time, Days - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 24916 This clinical coordinator position is for post-partum. About the Job In addition to all Charge Nurse responsibilities, the Clinical Coordinator,...
  14. Clinical Education Manager Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Organizational Development Full Time, Days Requisition # 25417 Ready to take your Clinical Education Experience to the next level? Kootenai Health is seeking a Clinical Education Manager. In this position, you will be responsible for the...
  15. Clinical Navigator (RN) Post Falls, ID
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  16. Clinical Research Manager Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Research Services - Cardiology Full Time, Days Requisition # 25398 Kootenai Health, located in Coeur d'Alene, ID, is hiring a Clinical Research Manager! If you are passionate about leading clinical research projects and supporting a team of...
  17. Clinical Supervisor Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Kootenai Urgent Care - Admin Full Time, Variable Requisition # 25547 Kootenai Urgent Care is looking for an exceptional Clinic Supervisor to join our team! Position Summary Supervises and coordinates activities of clinical staff....
  18. CNA - Ahead Program Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Nursing - Resource Team Part Time, Days - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 25113 About the CNA Ahead Program Kootenai Health designed an outstandingprogram to introduce you to our organization and a great way to develop/expand your...
  19. CNA - Ahead Program Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Nursing - Resource Team Part Time, Nights - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 24769 Kootenai Health designed an outstandingprogram to introduce you to our organization and a great way to develop/expand your knowledgebase and skillsets and find out...
  20. CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Coeur D'Alene, ID
    2 South - General Surgery Full Time, Days Requisition # 25460 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? At Kootenai Health, CNA's play a pivotal role in helping patients heal in a safe and compassionate environment. We are looking for a...
  21. CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Coeur D'Alene, ID
    3 East - Onc/Neuro/Gen Med Unit Full Time, Nights - 12 Hour Shifts Requisition # 24562 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? We are opening a brand new unit and we are looking for you to join the team! About the New Unit We are...
  22. CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Coeur D'Alene, ID
    2 East - Ortho/Neuro Unit Part Time, Variable Requisition # 25357 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? At Kootenai Health, CNA's play a pivotal role in helping patients heal in a safe and compassionate environment. We are looking for...
  23. CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Coeur D'Alene, ID
    2 East - Ortho/Neuro Unit Part Time, Variable Requisition # 25356 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? At Kootenai Health, CNA's play a pivotal role in helping patients heal in a safe and compassionate environment. We are looking for...
  24. CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Coeur D'Alene, ID
    3 North - Medical Unit Part Time, Days Requisition # 22919 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? At Kootenai Health, CNA's play a pivotal role in helping patients heal in a safe and compassionate environment. We are looking for a CNA...
  25. CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Coeur D'Alene, ID
    Behavioral Health - Adult Acute Part Time, Nights Requisition # 23837 Are you a CNA looking for a new opportunity? We are opening a brand new unit and we are looking for you to join the team! About the Adult Acute Unit Kootenai Health...