Nov 29, 2021

RN Enterostomal Therapist

  • Providence Health & Services
  • Spokane, WA, USA
Part-time General Nursing

Job Description


Providence is calling a Enterostomal Therapist (RN) (Enterostomal Therapy, Day Shift, 0.75 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.

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In this position you will:

  • Utilize the nursing process to assess, develop a nursing diagnosis, develop a plan of care with appropriate interventions and evaluate the effects of the plan
  • Be involved in consulting with other health care providers in making recommendations for care or providing direct care to the ostomy patients, wound care patients and patients in need of skin care as requested.
  • Serve as a resource for inpatients, assists with discharge planning and works with ostomy patients on an outpatient basis as needed
  • Serve as a consultant to the physicians and/or staff nurses in regard to ostomy, wound care or skin care
  • Provide consultation, direct care and/or staff education for other health care agencies which may require off-site visits as contracted by Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center
  • Individualize patient care using age related concepts based on the unit population assigned by applying age related concepts including knowledge of growth and development, safety needs, collection and interpretation of data, treatments and care typically required and participating in the evaluation of care
  • Utilize age related concepts when communicating with patients and families


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN)
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited school with a Wound Ostomy and Continence Program.
  • Current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington.
  • Must be Board Certified in Wound care within 12 months of hire or transfer into the position.
  • Must be Board Certified in Ostomy care within 18 months of hire or transfer into the position.
  • 2 years Clinical experience in an acute setting.

Preferred qualifications:

Certified Continence Care certification

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center 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 comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, 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: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Nursing - Other

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 312970