Providence Health & Services Communications Attendant in Spokane, Washington


Providence is calling a Communications Attendant (Communications, On-Call Variable Shift, 0.0 FTE) 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:

  • Answer all incoming calls into the facility’s main telephone lines, physician’s answering service and in house operator calls.

  • Provide in person visitor information, reception, and paging.

  • Coordinate all emergency communications. Monitor Hospital Alarm Panels, handle all Fire and Disaster Drills and operate hospital two-way radios.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Previous customer service experience

  • Must accurately type a minimum of 45 wpm

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience operating a switchboard

  • Experience in a medical environment

  • Proficiency in operating a computer

  • Knowledgeable in medical terminology

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 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 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 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: Variable

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 135214