Providence St. Joseph Health

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Providence Post Anesthesia - Certified Care Associate (NAC or MA) in Spokane Valley, Washington


Providence is calling a Post Anesthesia Care Certified Care Associate (NAC or Medical Assistant Certified) (Ambulatory Surgery Center, Days, Full Time) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane Valley, 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:

  • Assist with patient care in all peri-operative areas ( Pre/OR/Post).

  • Effectively assist in the orientation of patients/families to the Center environment: accurately completes personal inventory record.

  • Obtain vital signs and accurately records information in the medical record.

  • Perform ongoing observation of patient’s condition, including patient pain and providing comfort measures, documenting accurately and reporting to RN in a timely manner.

  • Demonstrate ability to position patients in proper body alignment; inspecting skim for potential areas of breakdown and reporting to RN in a timely manner.

  • Facilitate efficient turnovers for the Pre-op/PACU and OR suites.

  • Assist with cleaning and preparing patient bays/rooms between visits.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED

  • Successful completion of a Washington State recognized nursing/medical assistant training program

  • Experience as a Nursing Assistant/Medical Assistant, preferably in peri-operative areas

  • Certified as a Nursing Assistant in the State of Washington, or Medical Assistant certified through Washington State; required by date of hire

  • Current BLS- Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited)

About the department you will serve.

Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, 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: Day

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Washington-Spokane Valley

Req ID: 275512