Kootenai Health

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

Description

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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Contact: Kelly Wolfinger Tel: 208-625-4637 Fax: 208-625-4436 Email: kwolfinger@kh.org Address: 2003 Kootenai Health Way Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
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Do you thrive on adrenaline? Do you have a real passion for Critical Care nursing? Have a dream to share that passion - Join the Critical Care Team at Kootenai Health - as a Critical Care Clinical Nurse Expert (CNE) As the CNE, you will be...
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Job Description Provides collaborative leadership and clinical expertise for the delivery of an evidence-based standard of care to achieve optimal outcomes for a given patient population. Evaluates and follows patients to assure that care is...
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Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate CNA with a passion for providing exceptional care to those they serve. Kootenai Health is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants! We consider NEW GRADUATES! We currently...
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Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate CNA with a passion for providing exceptional care to those they serve. Kootenai Health is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants! We consider NEW GRADUATES! Job Summary...
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Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate CNA with a passion for providing exceptional care to those they serve. Kootenai Health is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants! We consider NEW GRADUATES! Job Summary...
12.05.2016
Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate CNA with a passion for providing exceptional care to those they serve. Kootenai Health is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants! We consider NEW GRADUATES! Job Summary...
12.05.2016
Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate CNA with a passion for providing exceptional care to those they serve. Kootenai Health is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants! We consider NEW GRADUATES! Job Summary...
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Kootenai Clinic is seeking a community-minded, highly engaged CNA with a passion for patient care! In this position you would have the opportunity to float between Post Falls, Coeur d'Alene and Sandpoint. Job Summary As a CNA in the Cancer...
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Job Description Performs various direct patient care activities under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Assists patients in dressing or undressing, bathing, or eating. Collects non-invasive body fluid specimens or gathers vital signs but...
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  1. Administrative Assistant Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Performs a variety of administrative functions. Schedules appointments, gives information to callers, and takes dictation. Composes memos, transcribes notes, and researches and creates presentations. Generates reports, handles multiple...
  2. Barista Coeur d'Alene, ID
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    Summary: The Laboratory Supervisor is responsible for the quality and reliability of all testing performed in the area of responsibility - Blood Bank. The Supervisor is active in matters of test evaluation, validation, selection of...
  4. Chemical Dependency Specialist Coeur d'Alene, ID
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  5. Chief Quality Officer Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Provides leadership, strategic direction and tactical implementation for continuous improvement of the quality of care, outcomes, safety and best evidence-based medical practice across the continuum of care. The CQO will be the liaison and...
  6. Circulating RN Coeur d'Alene, ID
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  7. Circulating RN Coeur d'Alene, ID
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  8. Circulating RN Coeur d'Alene, ID
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  9. Clinical Care Nurse Expert Coeur d'Alene, ID
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  10. Clinical Care Nurse Expert - Critical Care Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Do you thrive on adrenaline? Do you have a real passion for Critical Care nursing? Have a dream to share that passion - Join the Critical Care Team at Kootenai Health - as a Critical Care Clinical Nurse Expert (CNE) As the CNE, you will be...
  11. Clinical Navigator - Nurse Practitioner Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Job Description Provides collaborative leadership and clinical expertise for the delivery of an evidence-based standard of care to achieve optimal outcomes for a given patient population. Evaluates and follows patients to assure that care is...
  12. CNA Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate CNA with a passion for providing exceptional care to those they serve. Kootenai Health is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants! We consider NEW GRADUATES! We currently...
  13. CNA Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate CNA with a passion for providing exceptional care to those they serve. Kootenai Health is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants! We consider NEW GRADUATES! Job Summary...
  14. CNA Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate CNA with a passion for providing exceptional care to those they serve. Kootenai Health is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants! We consider NEW GRADUATES! Job Summary...
  15. CNA Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate CNA with a passion for providing exceptional care to those they serve. Kootenai Health is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants! We consider NEW GRADUATES! Job Summary...
  16. CNA Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Kootenai Health is currently hiring a patient-focused, compassionate CNA with a passion for providing exceptional care to those they serve. Kootenai Health is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants! We consider NEW GRADUATES! Job Summary...
  17. CNA Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Kootenai Clinic is seeking a community-minded, highly engaged CNA with a passion for patient care! In this position you would have the opportunity to float between Post Falls, Coeur d'Alene and Sandpoint. Job Summary As a CNA in the Cancer...
  18. CNA Coeur d'Alene, ID
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  19. CNA Coeur d'Alene, ID
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  20. Dietary Aide Coeur d'Alene, ID
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