Providence Health & Services Emergency Department Assistant in Spokane, Washington


Providence is calling an Emergency Department Assistant (Emergency Services Dept, Variable Shift, Supplemental/On-call) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington. 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:

  • Work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a safe environment for staff, patients and visitors.

  • Obtain and record vital signs, height, weight and other applicable measurements.

  • Perform treatment/procedures such as applying topical ointments, surgical skin preparations and application of ice packs and heat.

  • Meet the hygienic, elimination, comfort and safety needs of patients.

  • Assist licensed staff in the preparation of patients for treatments/procedures.

  • Assist in physically lifting and/or restraining confused/combative patients.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Medical Assistant - Phlebotomist licensure in Washington state required within 60 days of hire

  • Ability to communicate fluently (speaking and writing) using the English language

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Emergency Room Assistant/Tech experience, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) experience or certification as a Nursing Assistant Certified (CNA) with a minimum of 6 months prior experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital 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

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: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Emergency Dept Techs

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 205916