Nurse Practitioner

Kootenai Health
Coeur d'Alene

Job Description

Augment a physician's ability to provide medical services to patients; collect and document data, conduct diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, order and schedule laboratory studies and professional consultations and provide direct patient care services.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed must be representative of the knowledge, skills, minimum education, training, licensure, experience, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

MSN degree or higher from an accredited nurse practitioner program required.
Nationally recognized as a Nurse Practitioner
Clinical experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
Holds a current NP and RN license to practice in the state of Idaho required.
BLS Required. Current AHA Healthcare provider, American Red Cross or KMC BLS within 60 days of hire.


On feet a minimum of 8-12 hours, depending on length of shift.

Moderate physical activity. Requires handling of average-weight objects up to 25 pounds or standing and/or walking for more than four (4) hours per day.

Read charts, dials, equipment settings, literature and other printed and handwritten materials.

Communicate with patients, physicians, families and co-workers in person and on telephone.

Work with equipment and manipulate equipment settings, computer keyboard, etc.


Kootenai Health operates 24 hours per day each day of the year, operational needs of departments may require that you be available to work all shifts, weekends and holidays to meet the needs of the patients.

Work is normally performed in a typical interior work environment.

Work environment involves exposure to potentially dangerous materials and situations that require following extensive safety precautions and may include the use of protective equipment.

Employment Type

Full Time Days