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Providence Health & Services Student Nursing Assistant in Spokane, Washington


Providence is calling Student Nursing Assistants (Nursing Float Pool, Variables, 1.0 FTE / 40 hours per week) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital in Spokane, WA. The Student NAC training program is a formal on-the-job educational program to learn basic skills in the care of residents. The Student NAC is expected to complete 150 hours of didactic and lab training clinical rotations - followed by a 18-month commitment to work at SHMC as a NAC which will satisfy a forgivable education loan on a monthly pro-rated schedule of $3,000 for every 3120 hours worked. This Student NAC Cohort will begin January 3, 2022.

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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, ensuring a clean and safe environment. Continues 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.


Required qualifications for this position include :

  • Must complete at least two months of successful employment and be in good standing to be accepted into the NAC Training Program

  • Must be at least 18 years of age at the beginning date of the NAC Training Program

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 comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

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 is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Variable

Job Category: Student/Interns

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 322636