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Nurse Manager - Medical/Telemetry

Job ID: 1219
Location: Longview, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Variable
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description


PeaceHealth is seeking an experienced nursing leader for a new opportunity at St. John Medical Center in Longview, Washington.   We currently have a Nurse Manager position available for our 64 bed Medical-Telemetry unit.  In this full-time exempt position you will co-manage the department, working a combination of day and mid-shifts, to provide additional leadership support.

Located just 40 miles North of Portland, Oregon, St. John Medical Center is a 150-bed acute care medical center that is part of Peacehealth, a non-profit mission-driven healthcare system.  The Longview-Kelso area offers the best of both worlds, a peaceful lifestyle and natural beauty of a family-orientated community of 60,000, with close proximity to the Pacific Ocean, Mountains, and the urban amenities of both Portland and Seattle.

We offer you:  

  • Relocation Assistance
  • An organization on the Pathways to Excellence Journey  
  • A hospital that was recently awarded the Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award 
  • A hospital that recently received an ‘A grade” for Safety by LeapFrog 
  • A collaborative nursing leadership team
  • A comprehensive  salary and benefits package including  education reimbursement opportunities 


Manages the coordination of activities on the nursing unit with responsibility for results including costs, methods and staffing for 24-hour nursing operations for the Med-Tele nursing unit.   Responsible for operational performance, quality, service environment and regulatory compliance. Receives assignments in the form of objectives and determines how to use resources to meet schedules and goals.

Position Requires: 

  • Bachelors or Masters of Science degree from an accredited school of nursing is required upon hire. 
  • Current WA state RN license and BLS Cert at date of hire 
  • Minimum of two years of progressive leadership experience required. 
  • Minimum of 5 years of nursing experience that includes acute care experience. 


  • Financial and budgetary knowledge and experience. 
  • Assistant Nurse Manager or Nurse Manager experience. 
  • Certification in clinical area and membership in related professional organization 


  • Strong problem solving, decision making and time management skills. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written. 
  • Proficient in use of computer including MS Office applications. 
  • Ability to manage complex operations and diverse personnel. 
  • Ability to effectively collaborate with interdisciplinary teams.


• Ability to lift objects weighing 50 lbs. or less. • Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments. • Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more. 

Annual Salary starts at $112,632, more depending on experience.  For full consideration, please attach a current resume with your application. 

 EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.

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