UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine

              

U CAN HELP DEFINE NURSING EXCELLENCE

At UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Nursing, there’s no limit to what U CAN do in your nursing career. Because our nurses are essential in the delivery of the world-class care UCLA Health is known for, we provide them with every resource and opportunity to achieve their fullest professional and personal potential. Through our Center for Nursing Excellence, state-of-the-art clinical technology, shared governance, recognition programs and more, we’re inspiring, empowering and supporting our nurses to go further in their practice. It’s no wonder we’ve been able to achieve Magnet status multiple times in multiple locations.

When you’re ready to elevate your nursing career, we have ongoing openings at locations throughout our system, including:

  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
  • UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
  • Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA
  • UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital
  • Over 160 UCLA ambulatory clinics, specialty practices and urgent care centers

No matter where you serve with UCLA Health, you’ll enjoy all of the cultural, recreational and lifestyle advantages Southern California has to offer.

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Take on a leading clinical role within an award-winning health system. Guide, motivate and inspire an exceptional team of nursing professionals. Extend a tradition of Magnet® nursing excellence within a world-class transplant program. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. As the Unit Director on our Liver Transplant Unit, you will provide vital leadership for one of the world’s premier liver transplantation programs. With a commitment to delivering outstanding outcomes for the most complex and challenging cases, we have performed over 6,000 transplants for infants, children and adults over the past 30 years. Qualifications We’re seeking an experienced nursing leader with a current California RN license and: MSN or BSN with a Master’s degree in a related field Three or more years of acute care and management experience preferred Clinical, staff and fiscal management expertise In-depth understanding of surgical principles and practices, especially...
Jun 04, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The staff RN is a professional caregiver who provides pre-operative evaluation and medical screening of patients having anesthesia for a surgery or procedure, by reviewing and evaluating internal and external medical and other relevant documents, and conducting a pre-operative phone interview (or on-site clinical review) of the patient.  The RN will apply critical thinking processes for identification and scoring of identified and potential risk factors of surgical patients, and collaborate with the surgical team for pre-operative assessment, recommendations and management.  Throughout the evaluative process, the RN will teach and instruct patients on pre-operative care management and coordinate care with the physician, patient and staff.  The RN is responsible for maintaining efficient patient flow, clinical assessment, planning, initiating medical interventions and diagnostic work-ups, and communicating with patient/family/physician regarding any medical...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Perfusionist is daily supervised and given routine work assignment and responsibilities by the Director. Routine patient care is under the direction of the Director and the Attending Cardiac Surgeon. Under the order of the Attending physician, the Perfusionist provides patient care in the form of support services of extracorporeal circulation and/or oxygenation, myocardial and/or organ protection and preservation, blood component and drug/fluid administration. This includes assembly and operation of the heart-lung machine and extracorporeal circuits, operation of heater, coolers and cardioplegia delivery system, also blood concentrators, coagulation monitors, and long -tern assist devices, etc. This may include operation of devices such as Heart lung machine, IABP, VAD and ECMO.  Qualifications Knowledge, skills, and ability to operate all routine equipment, special devices, monitors. Advanced knowledge of human anatomy, physiology, and biochemistry in...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Management responsibilities include the management of the NICU patient care unit, nursing personnel and the delivery of patient care on an assigned shift. Clinical responsibilities include direct and continuing responsibility for the nursing care of patients on an assigned shift; activities assuring comfort, safety, dignity, and continuity; the evaluation and assistance in upgrading all, serving as a role model for shift staff. Leadership responsibilities include the provision of leadership and direction on an assigned shift, functioning as a resource person, working collaboratively with others to achieve the goals of patient care unit; supporting the educational and teaching efforts of the unit. Staff development responsibilities include assisting in providing learning experiences for shift staff and students. Serves as a resource. Researcher responsibilities include assisting and identifying researchable patient problems; implementing and applying research as...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities The ANI (Lead Nurse) is responsible for assisting with clinical management and administrative coordination of the Perinatal nursing units. The position is a combination of clinical (direct care) and administrative responsibilities. Qualifications Graduate from an accredited school of nursing and current RN license for the state of California. Knowledge of principles and practices of patient care. Develop the principles of sound fiscal management. Develop management principles and practices. Ability to lead, make sound clinical and administrative judgment related to patient care and to personnel administering that care. Ability to counsel and teach. Competency in speaking English clearly and distinctly using appropriate vocabulary and grammar. Ability to organize workload, set priorities which reflect the relative importance of the job responsibilities. Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationship with staff, patients, and families....
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The staff RN is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for the surgical patient. Under minimal supervision, functions as a scrub and circulating nurse. Participates in call assignments including nights, weekends, and holidays. Ability to comply with department standards inclusive of attendance, dress code, and a varied work schedule. The  primary responsibilities of the clinical nurse include, but are not limited to, the proper care of instrumentation and equipment; direct nursing care of patients utilizing the nursing process; development and application of leadership, delegation, and communication concepts; teaching of patients, staff, and students; maintenance of professional standards. Function as a member of a team. Participate in maintaining a survey-ready environment. Ensure patient safety by following regulatory and hospital standards of care. Utilize and participate in evidence-based research to guide best practice....
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Join a dynamic Operating Room team where you will be challenged to be the best! The staff RN is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for the surgical patient. Under minimal supervision, functions as a scrub and circulating nurse. Participates in call assignments including nights, weekends, and holidays. Ability to comply with department standards inclusive of attendance, dress code, and a varied work schedule. The  primary responsibilities of the clinical nurse include, but are not limited to, the proper care of instrumentation and equipment; direct nursing care of patients utilizing the nursing process; development and application of leadership, delegation, and communication concepts; teaching of patients, staff, and students; maintenance of professional standards. Function as a member of a team. Participate in maintaining a survey-ready environment. Ensure patient safety by following regulatory and hospital standards of care....
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Make a significant impact with a world-class health system. Contribute to award-winning, Magnet™-designated patient care. Experience unequaled professional rewards. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. As an operating room nurse, you will serve as a scrub and circulating nurse while providing direct patient care using the nursing process and evidence-based practice. You will collaborate with a multi-disciplinary professional team as you contribute to cutting edge and innovative surgical procedures. Our mission involves you supporting research and education to staff and students. This role has a varied schedule that includes call assignments on nights, weekends, and holidays. Qualifications We’re seeking a highly-skilled, self-motivated nursing professional with: BSN/MSN and current California RN license A minimum of two years of experience circulating and scrubbing in an operating room environment Ability to perform comprehensive patient assessments...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Make a significant impact with a world-class health system. Contribute to award-winning, Magnet™-designated patient care. Experience unequaled professional rewards. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. As an operating room nurse, you will serve as a scrub and circulating nurse while providing direct patient care using the nursing process and evidence-based practice. You will collaborate with a multi-disciplinary professional team as you contribute to cutting edge and innovative surgical procedures. Our mission involves you supporting research and education to staff and students. This role has a varied schedule that includes call assignments on nights, weekends, and holidays. Qualifications We’re seeking a highly-skilled, self-motivated nursing professional with: BSN/MSN and current California RN license A minimum of two years of experience circulating and scrubbing in an operating room environment Ability to perform comprehensive patient assessments and...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Make a significant impact with a world-class health system. Contribute to award-winning, Magnet™-designated patient care. Experience unequaled professional rewards. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. As an operating room nurse, you will serve as a scrub and circulating nurse while providing direct patient care using the nursing process and evidence-based practice. You will collaborate with a multi-disciplinary professional team as you contribute to cutting edge and innovative surgical procedures. Our mission involves you supporting research and education to staff and students. This role has a varied schedule that includes call assignments on nights, weekends, and holidays. Qualifications We’re seeking a highly-skilled, self-motivated nursing professional with: BSN/MSN and current California RN license A minimum of two years of experience circulating and scrubbing in an operating room environment Ability to perform comprehensive patient assessments and...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities This RN provides pre-operative evaluation and medical screening of patients having anesthesia for a surgery or procedure, by reviewing and evaluating internal and external medical and other relevant documents, and conducting a pre-operative phone interview of the patient in a fast-paced call center environment.   The RN will apply critical thinking processes for identification and scoring of identified and potential risk factors of surgical patients, and collaborate with the surgical team for pre-operative assessment, recommendations and management. Throughout the evaluative process, the RN will teach and instruct patients on pre-operative care management and coordinate care with the physician, patient and staff.   The RN is responsible for maintaining efficient patient flow, clinical assessment, planning, initiating medical interventions and diagnostic work-ups, and communicating with patient/family/physician regarding any medical issues that may hinder or...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Unit Director is responsible for assisting with clinical management and administrative coordination of Perinatal Services (Labor and Deliver, Antepartum, Post Partum, Triage, Birthplace and Prenatal Clinic). The position is a combination of clinical decision-making and administrative responsibilities.  Qualifications BSN with a Master’s Degree or an MSN required.  CA RN license,   BLS required.  National Certification NE-BC ((ANCC) preferred 3 years or greater of leadership experience preferred. L and D, Antepartum and Postpartum experience required. Knowledge of principles and practices of patient care related to area of expertise.  Ability to organize workload and set priorities that reflects the relative importance of the job responsibilities. Knowledge of management principles and practices.  Knowledge of the principles of sound fiscal management. Knowledge on the management of disaster incidents, sentinel events and ability to problem solve with...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of the Unit Director and Clinical Nurse Specialist/Clinical Educator-Supervisor, the primary responsibilities of the clinical nurse include the direct nursing care of patients utilizing the nursing process; development and application of leadership, management, and communication concepts; teaching of patients and staff; maintenance of professional standards in the Nethercutt Emergency Medicine Center at SMH. Qualifications BSN or MSN degree required Current and valid California RN license required. BLS, ACLS and PALS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross. Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire Ability to complete a Nursing physical assessment Knowledge base to provide education to patients, families, and other staff regarding clinical and patient care issues at the Nethercutt Emergency Medicine Center at SMH. Ability to implement interventions...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of the Unit Director and Clinical Nurse Specialist/Clinical Educator-Supervisor, the primary responsibilities of the clinical nurse include the direct nursing care of patients utilizing the nursing process; development and application of leadership, management, and communication concepts; teaching of patients and staff; maintenance of professional standards in the Nethercutt Emergency Medicine Center at SMH. Qualifications BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN license required. BLS Certification from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross. Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire Ability to complete a Nursing physical assessment Skill in developing a plan of care including setting goals, monitoring and documenting progress, Ability to implement interventions that are pertinent to goals established in the plan of care Ability to...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Join a very active Mechanical Circulatory Device/Ventricular Assist Device Program at UCLA Health.  As a Nurse Coordinator on the team, you will join our recognized Cardiomyopathy and Cardiac Transplant program in delivering leading edge care to our patients and families. Qualifications BSN or MSN required.  CA RN License required. BLS and ACLS required. PALS preferred. 5 years or greater of Cardiothoracic ICU or CCU or Coronary Observation experience required. 1 year of VAD experience required. CCRN or PCCN preferred. Knowledge of cardiology and heart transplant. Knowledge of normal cardiopulmonary anatomy and physiology. Ability to identify common cardiopulmonary pathophysiology. Skill in training staff for complex concepts. Skill in organizing and teaching classes. Ability to take calls after work, on weekends and holidays and report to work in a timely manner. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under the direct supervision of the nurse manager, the primary duties of CNII include but not limited to: direct patient care activities of Brachytherapy service; assisting with personnel assignments and training, and coordination of patient scheduling and delivery of patient care in the Radiation Oncology Department; providing directions and assistance to clinic staff while promoting quality and cost-effective patient care, including patient assessment, treatment, education and coordination.  Providing coverage for clinical services related to radiation therapy, brachytherapy, and independent prioritization of patient care activities for the Westwood, Santa Monica clinics, and other future sites as assigned. Qualifications BSN or MSN required. Current CA RN license and ACLS/BLS certification required. Two years of recent med/surg or 1 year recent ICU experience preferred. Previous Pre OP, OR, PACU or Procedures related experience strongly desired.   Two...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Case Manager is responsible for utilizing advanced practice nursing skills in the assessment, education, and coordination of care for an identified group of patients. Collaborates and consults with the multi-disciplinary team, including but not limited to Physicians, Nursing, Ancillary, Professional, Technical, and other clinical and/or department team members along with patients and families to ensure safe and effective coordination of care. Assesses, coordinates, develops and implements individualized care plans utilizing evidence based tools for risk stratification to ensure delivery of safe, high quality, efficient, and cost-effective care. Performs Utilization Review functions using standardized practice tools to guide billing and level of care practices. Assures the delivery of concurrent and post-hospital care through initiation of referrals, coordination of resource utilization, and evaluation of post-acute care services. Effectively manage the...
Jun 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Case Manager is responsible for utilizing advanced practice nursing skills in the assessment, education, and coordination of care for an identified group of patients. Collaborates and consults with the multi-disciplinary team, including but not limited to Physicians, Nursing, Ancillary, Professional, Technical, and other clinical and/or department team members along with patients and families to ensure safe and effective coordination of care. Assesses, coordinates, develops and implements individualized care plans utilizing evidence based tools for risk stratification to ensure delivery of safe, high quality, efficient, and cost-effective care. Performs Utilization Review functions using standardized practice tools to guide billing and level of care practices. Assures the delivery of concurrent and post-hospital care through initiation of referrals, coordination of resource utilization, and evaluation of post-acute care services. Effectively manage the...
Jun 02, 2020