Providence Health & Services Certified Nursing Assistant/Ward Secretary-PACU in Walla Walla, Washington


Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)/Ward Secretary (PACU, Variable, 1.0) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, 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:

  • Initiate and prioritize the accurate processing and transcription of provider orders.

  • Assemble and maintain patient charts, current forms and results/reports.

  • Assess, order, and maintain unit supplies and equipment.

  • Serve as the hub of all communication for the unit; act as the front-line customer service representative of the unit.

  • Work under the direction of the charge nurse.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Current Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) licensure in Washington State

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (AHA accredited)

  • Ability to read, write and verbally communicate in English

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One (1) or more years experience as a Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC)

  • One (1) or more years secretarial experience

  • Experience as a Health Unit Coordinator (HUC)

  • Proficiency with software programs for the maintenance of patient records and communication with team members

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Washington-Walla Walla

Req ID: 162392