Providence Health & Services Doctoral Faculty for CRNA Program in Spokane, Washington


Spokane, Washington – Seeking a well-qualified Doctorally prepared (Ph.D, DNAP, DNP) educator to join the faculty at the Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center/Gonzaga University Nurse Anesthesia Program. This is a full-time position, to instruct and lead the research portion of the Nurse Anesthesia curriculum. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Take advantage of this unique academic opportunity to work face-to-face with a small cohort of students. Come to Spokane, Washington’s second largest city, and enjoy meaningful work in a warm and welcoming community.

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children’s Hospital (PSHMC) has been instructing nurse Anesthetists since 1917. In 1977, Gonzaga University became a partner with Sacred Heart to offer the first entry into practice Master’s degree for Nurse Anesthetists the MAE, which graduated its last cohort in 2016. In 2015, the program started its three year, entry into practice, Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice program. The DNAP program is based out of the PSHMC campus in a traditional face to face education delivery model.

Doctoral degree (Ph.D, DNAP, DNP), RN license preferred.

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children’s Hospital has 644 beds, a medical staff of more than 900 and a service area population of about 1.5 million. The children’s hospital alone includes more than 90 pediatric sub-specialists. Sacred Heart offers some of the Northwest’s most advanced services, including minimally invasive cardiac surgery procedures, robotic surgery and sophisticated diagnostic technologies. With a world-class research department, excellent residency programs, and specialized centers for orthopedics, women’s health, neuroscience and more, it is a medical leader on many fronts.

Spokane, located about halfway between the Rocky and Cascade Mountain Ranges, is a regional medical hub, drawing patients from four states. Spokane and eastern Washington offer high quality of life features as well, including some of the nation’s cleanest air and water, responsible development in harmony with nature, and a mild four-season climate. Spokane’s affordable housing, growing arts and theater community and excellent higher education choices make it a prime destination for families and working professionals alike. Outdoor enthusiasts relish Spokane’s prime location with over 60 miles of biking and hiking trails and close to exceptional skiing, whitewater rafting and other recreation.

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.


Doctoral degree (Ph.D, DNAP, DNP), RN license preferred.

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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: Day

Job Category: CRNA

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 174919