Providence Health & Services Student Nursing Assistant in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Student Nursing Assistant (Nurse Training, Variable Shift, 0.0 FTE) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital in Spokane, WA. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Assist professional nursing staff with direct observation of patients and by performing basic non-technical tasks under direction and supervision
Provide secondary assistance with nursing staff for patient bed mobility and patient transfers
Adhere to department procedures and standards
Prepare room and bed for receiving patient, assuring a clean and safe environment
Continue to observe patient's environment to ensure safety and comfort
Communicate effectively with patients, families, and staff demonstrating a positive and caring attitude; demonstrates sensitivity to patient's emotional, social and mental health needs
Recognize and report changes in the patient and the environment following department procedures and standards. Immediately alerts nursing personnel to emergency situations
Adhere to standard policies as outlined in the unit related to infection control, fire and safety, hazardous chemicals, personnel policies, and departmental procedures and standards
Respond within 60 minutes when called into work after being placed on-call
Provides age appropriate care
Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served
Required qualifications for this position include :
Must be at least 18 years of age at the beginning date of the NAC Training Program
Complete at least two (2) months of successful employment and be in good standing to be accepted into the NAC Training Program
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- High School Diploma or GED equivalent
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
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.
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: On Call
Job Category: Student/Interns
Req ID: 258030