Providence Health & Services ACU and Emergency Nurse Manager in Chewelah, Washington


Providence is calling a Nurse Manager for Acute Care Unit and Emergency Department (Medical/Surgical Dept, Day Shift, FTE 1.0) to Providence St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chewelah, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Develop the annual operational plan supportive of the specific organization and Providence Health & Services strategic plan.

  • Develop policies and procedures, standards of care, and department processes that are in compliance with accrediting bodies, clinical initiatives, and current standards of care.

  • Maintain adequate staffing levels for the Acute Care and Emergency units assuring 24 hour nursing coverage.

  • Accept responsibility for effective employee performance and competency.

  • Assure that the budget, staffing levels, and productivity of the department are maintained in accordance with hospital standards.

  • Operate cost-effective, profitable department operations, and maintains staff at an optimum cost-effective level.

  • Successfully incorporate age-specific considerations for care with each and every patient.

  • Work as Nursing Supervisor when assigned and function according to duties as described in job description for Nursing Supervisor.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN) or Bachelor’s degree with Advanced Degree in Nursing (ADN) required or actively be in the process of enrolling in a BSN program with a completion date within four (4) years

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure by Washington State Division of Professional Licensing

  • Must have current Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification or actively be in the process of enrollment and certification

  • Must have Trauma Nurse Core (TNCC) or equivalent and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)or equivalent. (Does not need to be current, but must show evidence of attendance)

  • Two (2) to four (4) years of progressively responsible nursing management experience (leadership experience such as Charge Nurse or Nursing Supervisor in an acute care hospital)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Certification in at least one nursing specialty.Prior experience as Charge Nurse or Assistant Nurse Manager in Emergency Department

  • Experience specific to assigned clinical area

  • Operational knowledge of all department-specific equipment

About the hospital you will serve .

Providence St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chewelah, Washington, offers full-service acute care, skilled health care professionals and the latest in medical technology to the residents of Stevens County.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Emergency Nursing

Location: Washington-Chewelah

Req ID: 134878