How You'll Make a Difference:
Provides basic patient care in the clinical setting under the daily direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN). Performs delegated tasks in the patient care setting that support the environment of patient care.
Assists the RN with the daily care of patients including bathing, oral hygiene, repositioning, ambulation, and feeding.
Measures and documents blood pressures, TPRs (temperature, pulse, respiration), I & O (intake and output), daily weights, and other patient data as requested.
Documents requested information and promptly communicates observations, concerns, and needs of the patient to the RN.
Ensures patient call light is in reach of patient at all times; answers call-lights promptly.
Collects urine, stool, and sputum specimens as requested.
Completes various errands as directed, including pick-up and delivery of trays, charts, specimens, reports, etc.
Prepares patient rooms for admission/discharge and assists with the patient admission/discharge process.
Maintains and orders stock for nursing area; cleans equipment and work areas.
Assists with post-mortem care.
Performs various patient positioning and transporting duties, which require lifting and pushing/pulling, while utilizing proper technique and assistive devices.
What it Will Take:
Licenses & Certifications
Nurse Aide in good standing with the Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry.
Advanced training beyond High School that includes the completion of an accredited or approved program in Nursing Assistant.
Required Functional Experience
No experience required
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Excellent written and oral communication.Excellent organizational skills and ability to set priorities.
72 hours per pay period
Includes weekend and holiday rotations
945 N 12th St
At Aurora Health Care:
We pride ourselves on taking care of our people. And not just our patients—we mean you, too. We help each other live well. When you work at Aurora, you get the chance to work with a dedicated team that’s as passionate about the work as you are. Here, you’ll find limitless opportunities for ongoing learning, career advancement, competitive compensation and a stable work environment. But more than that, you have the opportunity to change lives—including your own.
Diversity and inclusion matters at Aurora. We celebrate our differences and nurture an environment where everyone feels included. We know that when we reflect the communities we serve, when we embrace differences and bring our whole selves to work every day, we are working as one to build a healthier tomorrow for everyone. Aurora supports a safe, healthy and drug-free work environment through criminal background checks and pre-employment drug testing. We maintain a smoke-free environment at all our locations. We are an equal opportunity employer.