University of Washington CNA / CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT (PART-TIME, NIGHTS) in Seattle, Washington
Req #: 218932
Department: UW MEDICAL CENTER - NORTHWEST - SURGICAL 2 EAST
Job Location Detail: 1550 North 115th St, Seattle, WA 98133
Posting Date: 03/24/2023
Closing Info: Open Until Filled
Salary: $23.18 - $33.71 per hour
Shift: Night Shift
Notes: The University of Washington (UW) offers a wide range of benefits as part of your total compensation package. Choose from top medical and dental insurance programs; plan for your future with tax-deferred investing through the UW retirement options; enjoy generous vacation and sick leave policies; and protect yourself and your family with life and long-term disability insurance. Free public transit card (Staff U-PASS, powered by ORCA).
Please list your Nursing Assistant-Certified credential number on your resume.
$3,000 Sign-On Bonus to eligible new employees joining UW Medical Center in regular 50%-100% FTE positions #UWMRecruitmentIncentive University of Washington Medical Center - Northwest offers comprehensive medical, surgical and therapeutic services. With 281 beds, more than 1900 employees and a world-class medical staff, we provide innovative, technologically advanced care on a patient-friendly, easy-access campus just north of Seattle. We're proud of the acclaim we've received for our excellence in patient care and safety. Among the local, regional and national recognition we've received are: The Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award; The Emergency Medicine Excellence Award; The Stroke Care Excellence Award; Winner of the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety for the last three years in a row, we’re also one of the safest places to get care – among the top 5% in the country.
UW Medical Center - Northwest has an outstanding opportunity for a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Surgical 2 East - Part-time (36 hours a week), Night Shift. Our Surgical Unit (Surgical 2 East) is a 22-bed unit that cares for a variety of general surgery patients. Our services range from appendectomies to complex bowel resections to hernia repairs. Our unit is fast paced, and we are proud to hold some of the highest admission-discharge-transfer (ADT) rates in our hospital. This is a great opportunity to lead a dynamic floor that always puts their patients first.
Patient care consistent with nursing unit standards and procedures
Plan and schedule assigned patient care activities to maximize efficiency and quality of care
Provide functional assistance to patients including dressing, undressing, toileting, eating, bathing, oral care, and hygiene, and supports plan for nutrition and hydration
Answer patient call lights promptly and respond appropriately to patient’s needs
Patient observation, reporting, and recordkeeping related to patient care
Support nursing staff with patient plan of care
Lift, position, ambulate and transfer patients REQUIREMENTS:
High school diploma or GED equivalent.
Satisfactory completion of an approved Certified Nursing Assistant training program and certification.
Active, valid Nursing Assistant-Certification (NA-C) in Washington State upon start date.
American Heart Association's Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for healthcare providers upon hire.UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Medicine Primary Care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine and Airlift Northwest.
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.