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Franciscan Medical Group


Franciscan Health System

Franciscan Health System
is a comprehensive health care organization that includes St. Joseph Medical Center of Tacoma; St. Clare Hospital in Lakewood; St. Francis Hospital in Federal Way; an expanding network of primary-care and specialty-care clinics in Pierce, South King and Kitsap counties; and Franciscan Hospice House in University Place.

Construction of St. Anthony Hospital in Gig Harbor is planned to begin in mid-2007. The new, 80-bed hospital will open in early 2009 to serve residents of Gig Harbor, Key Peninsula and South Kitsap County.

Franciscan has approximately 6,000 employees and a Medical Staff with approximately 1,400 members.

Franciscan Health System is a non-profit, faith-based organization with a mission to nurture the healing ministry of the Church, emphasize human dignity and social justice, and create healthier communities.

Ever since the Sisters of St. Francis founded St. Joseph Medical Center in 1891, the Franciscan organization has grown with the enduring goal of fulfilling the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of those it serves.

Franciscan Health System is affiliated with Denver-based Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest non-profit health care organizations in the United States.

Also, Franciscan is a member of the Washington State Hospital Association.

Please be advised: Franciscan has implemented a policy of hiring only job applicants who are nicotine-free. As of March 1, 2011, nicotine will be added to list of substances screened for during the post-offer, pre-employment testing for all external job candidates offered employment. A positive test for nicotine, regardless of the source, will eliminate a job candidate from employment consideration.

VALUES Reverence Profound respect and awe for all creation, the foundation that shapes spirituality, our relationships with others and our journey to God. Integrity Moral wholeness, soundness, fidelity, trust, truthfulness in all we do. Compassion Solidarity with one another, capacity to enter into another’s joy and sorrow. Excellence Preeminent performance, becoming the benchmark, putting forth our personal and professional best. STRATEGIES FHS is the Best Place to Heal. FHS is the Best Community Health Resource. FHS is the Best Place to Work. FHS achieves the Best Performance
Health Care
  • Medical Coverage
  • Dental Coverage
  • Vision Coverage
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts Retirement
  • Retirement Plan
  • 403(b) Plan Tax-deferred Annuity Time Off
  • Vacation Time
  • Holiday Time
  • Sick Time Disability
  • Long Term Disability Coverage Life Insurance
  • Basic Life Coverage
  • Supplemental Life Coverage
  • Spouse & Children Life Coverage
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Coverage Work Life Benefits
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Dependent & Healthcare Spending Accounts
  • Healthy You Employee Wellness program
  • Vision

    To nurture the healing ministry of the Church by bringing it new life, energy and viability in the 21st Century. Fidelity to the Gospel urges us to emphasize human dignity and social justice as we move toward the creation of healthier communities.


    We are the South Sound’s first choice for healing of mind, body and spirit.
  • Heart Center
  • Women's Care
  • Cancer Center
  • Hospice
  • Diabetes Services
  • Weight Loss Programs
  • Orthopedic Services
  • Occupational Health
  • Imaging/Radiology
  • PT/OT/Speech
  • Contact
    e-mailed to fmgjobs@fhshealth.org.