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Nursing Assistant (CNA) *Sign-On Bonus* - Phone Interview Event - July 15

University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Authority
Madison, WI 53703
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If you enjoy helping patients and are looking for a fulfilling career, youll find remarkable opportunities at UW Health.

We are seeking aNursing Assistant(CNA):

  • As a valued member, you brighten the day for our patients with a warm smile and exceptional care.

  • Assist with patient transfers, repositioning, bedside or personal care and activities of daily living.

  • Demonstrate good interpersonal skills with other hospital staff, visitors, patients, and their family members.

  • Your growth and development is nurtured and we encourage opportunities for advancement.

This interview event is intended for:

  • Candidates who do not currently work for UW Health (current employees should apply directly to the job posting through Oracle Cloud).

  • Candidates who have not completed a Human Resources (HR) interview within the past 12 months. If you have had an HR interview within the past 12 months, please apply directly to the job posting you are interested in through the UW Health Careers Site at uwhealth.org/careers.


Minimum - High school diploma or equivalent and graduate of State of Wisconsin Approved Nursing Assistant program.

Work Experience:

Preferred - One (1) year recent experience as a Nursing Assistant.

Licenses and Certifications:

Minimum Must be listed on the Wisconsin Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aid Registry. CPR certification required within three (3) months of hire.

For Home Health Agency positions only: Valid Wisconsin drivers license and current auto insurance.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Possesses knowledge of the principles of growth and development for the appropriate age group(s).

  • Demonstrates the ability to assess data reflective of the patients status in relation to the appropriate age group(s).

  • Demonstrates the ability to interpret relevant information needed to identify each patients nursing care requirements relative to his/her age specific needs.

  • Demonstrates the ability to provide nursing care relative to the patients age specific needs.

  • Knowledge of and ability to perform Nursing Assistant functions.

  • Knowledge of and ability to read and document information in patient chart.

  • Knowledge of Universal Precaution techniques and ability to incorporate Universal precaution techniques while providing patient care.

  • Knowledge of safety measures used during provision of patient care.

  • Knowledge of and ability to practice aseptic technique.

  • Knowledge of patient rights and confidentiality requirements.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with patients, family members, visitors, and co-workers.

  • Knowledge of current theory and practice of nursing applicable to basic care provided by nursing.

Physical Requirements:

Medium: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds.

Sign-On Bonus: This position is eligible for up to a $3,000 sign-on bonus (pro-rated on FTE/Hours).

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets.

University Hospitalin Madison is a Magnet-designated facility thatsranked Wisconsins #1 hospitaland considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers.

American Family Childrens Hospitalin Madison, Wisconsinalso a Magnet-designated facilityprovides specialized care in a healing environment designed especially for pediatric patients and their families. American Family Childrens Hospital is a comprehensive pediatric medical and surgical centerranked among the top 50 childrens hospitals in four medical and surgical specialties, with nationally recognized pediatric specialists in a wide range of fields. It is also home to ourLevel One Pediatric Trauma CenterandLevel IV NICU, which cares for the tiniest patients throughout Wisconsin and beyond.

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Posted: 2021-07-06 Expires: 2021-08-04
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