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


Providence is calling a Registered Nurse Quality Specialist (Full time, Day Shift) to Quality Assurance, Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

We are seeking a Quality Specialist who is licensed as a registered nurse to perform functions that support the hospital and medical staff to continually improve patient care, reduces risk, and provide excellent customer service. This position provides support, facilitation, and coordination to support clinical and process improvements throughout the organization.

In this position you will:

  • Assess, evaluate and implement performance improvements for clinical and documentation processes across committees and clinical specialties

  • Partner with physicians, nursing staff and other patient caregivers and medical records coding staff to implement improvement plans.

  • Serve as a resource to clinicians and leaders regarding best practice from the literature, published guidelines and other organizations.

  • Demonstrate critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Utilize technology for data analysis, reporting and communication with team members.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree Or equivalent educ/experience

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in Washington State

  • 3 years Experience within a health care organization.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree

  • Experience with process improvement theories and methods, adult learning principles, and data analysis methods.

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 expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: 243926