Providence Health & Services Certified Nursing Assistant 2, CNA 2 - Cardiology Telemetry (Unit 2G) in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant 2 to its Cardiac Telemetry unit (2G) at Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, OR. This is a per diem/on-call position. Available shifts will be visible 4-5 weeks in advance. Hours are nights, from 7pm-7:30am. Most of the open shifts will fall on the weekends, primarily Saturdays.

In order to maintain on-call or per diem status, caregivers must work 4 shifts every month (a shift is 4 or more hours). You must also work an evening or weekend shift per month, and one holiday per year.

Providence Portland has been a Magnet facility for many years. The Cardiac/Telemetry unit (2G) at Providence Portland Medical center consists of 23 patient beds. RN to patient ratio during the day is 1:3; and nights are 1:4 (sometimes 5). RNs within this unit care for patients with a primary diagnosis related to cardiac conditions. Examples are congestive heart failure, cardiac arrhythmia, post pace maker, and patients with work up for other cardiac issues. This is a great team with skilled staff members who truly believe in being strong advocates for their patients. The patient care experience is extremely important to this group of dynamic clinicians!

In this position, you will:

  • Assist the registered nurse (RN) in providing comprehensive nursing care by performing specified duties and functions under the direct supervision of the RN.

  • Perform duties in a caring and respectful manner that promotes team functioning.

  • Consistently uphold standards of confidentiality, punctuality and attendance.


Required q ualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) recognized Acute Care Certified Nursing Assistant 2 (CNA 2) course, or "grandfathered" to CNA 2 per OSBN requirements

  • Current, active certificate to practice as a CNA 2 in Oregon

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

Preferred q ualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year of experience as a CNA 2

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

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: On Call

Shift: Night

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 156555