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UW HOSPITAL & CLINICS Nursing Assistant (CNA) - 5383 in MADISON, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Nursing Assistant (CNA) - 80% FTE, Day/Evening - Med, Surg & SS Unit - University Hospital - 5383 DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: We are seeking a Nursing Assistant to: Provide direct physical care and basic nursing procedures and treatments in accordance with hospital policies and procedures, such as, patient transfers, repositioning and activities of daily living Demonstrate good interpersonal skills with other hospital staff, visitors, patients and their family members Work Schedule: University Hospital Inpatient Units: Day/Evening (8/12 hour shifts based on operational needs of unit) Between the hours of 7:00 AM - 11:30 PM 80% (32 hours/week) FTE, includes benefits Weekend and holiday requirements UW Health values and embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: REQUIRED SKILLS: Education: 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 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 ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: Other: Applicants ONLY to apply via URL link provided!