Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse – Documentation & Quality Specialist in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Registered Nurse Documentation and Quality Specialist to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

We are seeking an individual to perform functions that support the hospital and medical staff to continually improve patient care, reduces risk, and provide excellent customer service.

This is a 1.0 FTE (40 hours per week), day shift position.

In this position you will:

  • Participate with HIM and medical staff to identify areas for improvement related to patient care documentation practices, clinical support services and coding.

  • Compile data and drafts reports, submit or present findings to appropriate clinical, support or medical staff.

  • Assist others in gathering interpreting and displaying data.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in Washington State.

  • Experience as an RN in a hospital setting.

  • In-depth knowledge of clinical issues and patient care practices.

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal communication skills, be dependable and self-directed.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN).

  • Three-five years of Acute Care experience within a health care organization.

  • Hospital experience in CCU, Telemetry, Emergency, or strong Med/Surg.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

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: Quality Nursing

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 145075