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Your Work/Life Balance at UW Medical Foundation

Woman on the phoneWork hard. Rest easy. UW Medical Foundation offers lots of "extras" to bring balance to your workplace and personal space, including:

Paid Time Off

Sometimes our work/life balance becomes not so balanced after all. We all need time for renewal, relaxation and time commitments away from work, which is why we reward you with a generous allotment of paid time off. As a full-time employee, you will earn up to 17 days off during the first year of employment. If you work part-time, your time off will be prorated. We also provide paid time for jury duty, bereavement and voting.

Paid Holidays

Enjoy additional time for eight recognized holidays - it's on us!

Baby and familyBaby Day

Take a day on us to cherish the new source of brightness in your life. They grow up before you know it!

Employee Assistance Program

Need someone to talk to? We would like to help you. Please contact the counselors at Heitzinger and Associates, who are available to provide you and your family confidential assistance, at no charge, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Your anonymity is preserved while you gain the resources necessary to find balance. Through the Employee Assistance Program the HELPLINE is available by calling these toll free numbers.

  • Wisconsin: 1-800-362-3902, ext. 1310
  • National: 1-800-356-5324, ext. 1310 
Community Involvement

The needs of the community we serve are the foundation for our mission, values and vision, which is why we proudly sponsor and promote your participation in various events.

Bus Passes

Need a ride to work? We're here to help you get where you need to go. UW Medical Foundation can provide you with a discounted monthly bus pass, good for unlimited rides.

Corporate Discounts

Your time with us is rewarded around the clock, not just when you're on the clock. Enjoy the local and national recognition UW Medical Foundation receives and take advantage of the wide variety of corporate discounts available.


UW Medical Foundation employees and physicians have free premium access to, an industry-leading service that addresses the unique lifecycle of care needs affecting us all: child care, special needs care, tutoring and lessons, pet care, housekeeping. enables users to connect with a care provider, share a care giving experience or get advice and news.