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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 Under minimal supervision, function primarily as a scrub and/or circulating nurse within the Main Operating Room. Administrative and teaching responsibilities to be performed as necessary, including inventory, instrument set-ups and chart reviews. Implement appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis, relevant to an operating room arena. Function as a member of a team. Inherent duties include, but are not limited to, the proper care of instrumentation and equipment, utilization of all safety measures and the accurate completion of all documentation Qualifications Writing skills to accurately document the operative procedure with all interventions; i.e., drug and supply dispensing, equipment measurements and team member presence Skills in setting priorities, organizing workload effectively and integrating multiple assignments with multilevel personnel Skill in speaking the English language with excellent medical/surgical terminology Ability to comply with department standards inclusive of: attendance, dress code and varied work schedule Circulate and scrub experience in an OR required Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN license required. Current BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required.
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under supervision, incumbent will apply the theoretical concepts of nursing by performing routine patient care assignments and established nursing procedures in a controlled patient care situation. The Director of Nursing or Medical Director along with the Practice Manager reviews work. Incumbent will independently coordinate and prioritize tasks by using protocols established by the Department, as well as the policies and procedures established by UCLA Medical Center. Incumbents are expected to work with minimal supervision.   Qualifications Required: Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with BSN or MSN Possession of current California RN license. Possession of BCLS certification. Possession of ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification. Ability to push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more. Knowledge of the Oncology patient population and practice operations. Knowledge of all aspects of infusion therapy in an oncology setting. Ability to organize, prioritize, and follow through for multiple patient treatments on an ongoing basis. Excellent blood withdrawal and IV skills. Knowledge and skill in Central line Catheters. Experience to accurately screen and triage acute patients. Knowledge to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to Physicians. Skill in usage of medical diagnostic equipment, as well as working knowledge of instruments and supplies required to perform necessary blood tests and provide infusion therapy. Ability to accept direction from leadership and act promptly. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with patients, peers, physicians and administrators. Skill in listening perceptively, conveying awareness and responding to patients and visitors with health concerns using tact and discretion. Ability to interact diplomatically and sympathetically with patients, their families, and general public in a high volume, clinical setting. Skill in performing with frequent interruptions an/or distractions including the ability to accept equivocal circumstances and respond to changing priorities and deadlines. Ability to maintain equanimity in the face of resistance, indifference, and hostility. Ability to maintain confidentiality and to work with sensitive and confidential information using discretion and judgment. Preferred: Possession of OCN certification. Possession of PICC line certification. Minimum of two years of acute care/oncology outpatient experience. Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Knowledge and ability to understand, assume responsibilities, and perform duties associated with moderate complexity laboratory testing, including quality control, calibration, proficiency testing, as well as review and approve test results prior to release.
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Encino, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under supervision of the Director of Nursing or Medical Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice.  Major functions include: patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support. The incumbent will be required to float to all San Fernando Valley clinical locations as needed. Qualifications Required: Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with BSN or MSN Possession of current California RN license. Possession of BCLS certification. Possession of ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification. Ability to push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more. Ability to travel to all East Central San Fernando Valley clinic locations as needed. Knowledge of the Oncology patient population and practice operations. Knowledge of all aspects of infusion therapy in an oncology setting. Ability to organize, prioritize, and follow through for multiple patient treatments on an ongoing basis. Excellent blood withdrawal and IV skills. Possession of current California RN license. Possession of BCLS certification. Possession of ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification. Knowledge and skill in Central line Catheters. Experience to accurately screen and triage acute patients. Knowledge to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to Physicians. Skill in usage of medical diagnostic equipment, as well as working knowledge of instruments and supplies required to perform necessary blood tests and provide infusion therapy. Ability to accept direction from leadership and act promptly. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with patients, peers, physicians and administrators. Skill in listening perceptively, conveying awareness and responding to patients and visitors with health concerns using tact and discretion. Ability to interact diplomatically and sympathetically with patients, their families, and general public in a high volume, clinical setting. Skill in performing with frequent interruptions an/or distractions including the ability to accept equivocal circumstances and respond to changing priorities and deadlines. Ability to maintain equanimity in the face of resistance, indifference, and hostility. Ability to maintain confidentiality and to work with sensitive and confidential information using discretion and judgment. Preferred: Possession of OCN certification. Possession of PICC line certification. Minimum of two years of acute care/oncology outpatient experience. Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Knowledge and ability to understand, assume responsibilities, and perform duties associated with moderate complexity laboratory testing, including quality control, calibration, proficiency testing, as well as review and approve test results prior to release.
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Provide direct patient care for diverse patient population within named Medicine practice, working with faculty physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, nursing staff, patient services staff and ancillary personnel. Qualifications Required: CA LVN License Possession of CPR certification/BCLS.  Possession EKG, Phlebotomy and IV certification. Minimum of 6 months of LVN experience. Ability to push, pull, or carry a minimum of 30 pounds or more.  Ability to travel to Westwood/LAX locations for mandatory 2 or 4-week training upon hire.  Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and/or procedures.  Ability to take vital signs, administer medications and obtain drug refills as needed.  Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to the physician.  Knowledge of symptomatology of common and or life threatening medical problems.  Excellent interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with the physicians, staff, and all health providers.  Skill to perform CPR. Keyboard literacy skills to access and input data in computerized logging systems. Possess license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners.  Competency in IV skills.  Demonstrated ability to be punctual and maintain good attendance. Ability to push, pull, or carry a minimum of 30 pounds or more.  Skill and knowledge to submit quality work in a timely manner.
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of patient. Assess plan, develop, document and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. Assess patient, family and staff learning needs and promote effective working relationships. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team, total, primary or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics. 2 years or greater of Perinatal experience, desired  BSN or MSN requiredOfficial Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities The staff RN is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame and provides care to these patients via the nursing process and other input from healthcare team members. Under direct supervision of the Unit Director and Administrative Nurse II, the primary responsibilities of the clinical nurse include, but are not limited to, the proper care of instrumentation and equipment, 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. Qualifications 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 evaluate the effective of interventions toward the attainment of established goals and to recognize the need to reassess or reset goal parameters Ability to delegate tasks in a management style that is consistent with promoting leadership and teamwork Knowledge base to provide education to patients, families, and other staff regarding clinical and patient care issues Ability to comply with department standards inclusive of: attendance, dress code and varied work schedule. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN license required. Current BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required. Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire.
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities To provide nursing care to patients and their families in the MPU. Under direct supervision, the primary responsibilities of the Clinical Nurse II includes the direct nursing care of patients, utilizing the nursing process; the development and application of leadership, management, and communication concepts, teaching of patients and staff; maintenance of professional standards. Participate with health team members for problem solving in area management. Assist in the development and implementation of standards, methods and tools to improve patient care. Candidate must be able to function with a minimum of supervision and be highly motivated to provide excellent care and patient advocacy. Incumbent will assist with GI/Pulmonary procedures as well as administer conscious sedation. Ability to take call. Qualifications Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN. Current and valid California RN license required. Current BLS, ACLS and PALS required. 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 evaluate the effectiveness of interventions toward the attainment of established goals and to recognize the need to reassess or reset goal parameters. Ability to delegate tasks in a management style that is consistent with promoting leadership and teamwork. Knowledge base to provide education to patients, families, and other staff regarding clinical and patient care issues. Ability to comply with department standards inclusive of: attendance, dress code and varied work schedule. Two years of related experience in a hospital or outpatient setting with GI/Endoscopy procedures preferred. 2 years of Nursing experience required. Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of Med Surg and Stroke patients. Assess plan, develop, document and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. Assess patient, family and staff learning needs and promote effective working relationships. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team, total, primary or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics. BSN preferred Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Job Description Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of Geriatric patient. Assess plan, develop, document and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. Assess patient, family and staff learning needs and promote effective working relationships. Qualifications Job Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team, total, primary or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics. BSN or MSN required Previous experience working in a Geriatric, Med Surg or Telemetry Unit highly desired.
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of nurse manager, the incumbent will perform the following patient care responsibilities and safety measures: assist patient with admission procedure; assist patients during transfer procedure; assist patients with discharge procedure; provide for patients' personal hygiene; assist with patients' excretory needs; assist patients with meals and nourishment; and assist in providing for patient safety and comfort measures. Provide clerical support to the Administrative Nurse of the designated unit. Transcribe Doctor's orders; verify, record, post and file information materials via manual and/or automated systems; evaluate and report data pertinent to the functioning of the patient care unit; interpret and apply medical terminology; coordinate intra-departmental communications; foster public relations; participate in meetings and continuing education. Qualifications Ability to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated nursing, PT/OT, and RT assisted tasks. Certification of Nursing Assistant from a state approved program or demonstrated equivalency. Ability to speak clearly and distinctly using appropriate English vocabulary and grammar. Ability to understand oral and written English directives. Ability to read and write standard English text. Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply and divide). Ability to accurately complete assigned tasks. Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely fashion. Understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations preferred. Recent ward clerk and/or appropriate clerical experience in an acute hospital environment. Skill in transcribing doctor's orders and medical information via manual or automated systems accurately, neatly and legibly. Skill in evaluating and reporting various kinds of emergent information pertinent to the functioning of an inpatient care unit. Ability to communicate on a one-to-one basis the duties of a ward secretary to float personnel and other staff members. Skill in responding to inquiries, imparting information and interpreting hospital policies and procedures to patients, public and staff in prompt and courteous manner, maintaining a professional manner. Ability to speak grammatically correct English clearly and distinctly to obtain and convey information to the public and hospital staff. Ability to read and write English to understand, interpret and record all ward clerk duties. Ability to perform with frequent interruption and distractions. Skill in prioritizing assignments to complete work in a timely manner when there are competing requirements and a heavy workload. Ability to pass an 8 hour computer data entry training course.CNA certification required. 1 year of CNA experience in an inpatient setting/medical center desired.
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Venice Family Clinic is a community health center that provides quality health care to people in need. Our providers are committed to the populations we serve and to the mission of the clinic. Under the leadership of the Chief Medical Officer, the Venice Family Clinic Nurse Practitioner evaluates, treats, and makes appropriate diagnostic and specialty referrals for our patients. As part of a multidisciplinary team, the RNP works cooperatively with peers on medical management issues, changes in medical practice and procedures, and the design of more effective and efficient service delivery. The RNP reports to the Associate Medical Director. The RNP is an integral part of the clinic staff, providing leadership and expertise on medical and patient care issues. Because the Venice Family Clinic has a large volunteer program, the RNP has a unique role in orienting and providing technical support to the volunteer medical providers. This responsibility includes providing a positive role model, ensuring that volunteers understand Venice Family Clinic procedures and providing continuity of care for patients. The RNP works cooperatively all Clinic departments including nursing, pharmacy, clinic coordinators, and Behavioral Health staff. The position requires flexibility in days and hours for clinical care, as some evening are included in the weekly schedule. This is a 100% one year contract position.      Assess, examine, initiate treatment and evaluate patients’ medical and psycho-social problems. Provide health education and case management to patients. Collaborate with multi-disciplinary team for consultation and supervision. Review charts requiring lab review, specific follow-up, case management and quality assurance. Triage health problems as needed of patients who walk-in and/or patient phone calls and provide appropriate management and follow-up. Provide collaborative consultation with community referral agencies. Teach, train, and supervise NP students as determined by medical doctor. Supervise and interact with volunteers as needed. Review labs, studies, consults, approve medication refills. Other duties as needed. Qualifications Graduation from accredited School of Nursing.  Current, valid Nurse Practitioner License.  Demonstrated skill in delivery of patient care.  Demonstrated work experience over 2 years in family practice. Working knowledge of State of California clinic licensing requirements. Demonstrated work experience of over 2 years in triage of outpatient medical problems. Bilingual Spanish/ English communication skills. Demonstrated experience in supervising and training clinic personnel. Interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with people of various educational, social, cultural and economic backgrounds. Leadership skills to represent project and issues and to initiate problem solving. Working knowledge of other health, mental health and social services agencies in the area.
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine West Hills, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The RN Supervisor is responsible for the overall operations of the Endoscopy area/GI lab as well as the Pain Management Procedure Unit and for the organization, direction, coordination and evaluation of the nursing/other staff members involved in the daily operations in both facilities  Overall supervision of the staff and scheduling of patient procedures while adhering to all policies and procedures associated with the Endoscopy area/GI Lab/Pain Management Procedure Unit. Supports both center’s objectives and goals relative to patient care/procedures and assists with the personal development of the staff members in order to achieve those goals on an ongoing basis. Performs clinical nursing duties when necessary that include but not limited to, assisting physicians in performing procedures in endoscopy area, GI lab, pain management unit, administering medications, monitoring vital signs and medications, and provide health education, procedure instruction/information to patients and families while maintaining patient confidentiality at all times.  Qualifications Required: Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN Current State of California Nursing license Current BCLS Current ACLS  Experience in directing, teaching and supervising nursing/medical personnel Ability to travel between various procedures units when necessary Preferred: Experience with patient electronic medical record  Knowledge in the use of EMR Skill in reading and interpreting comprehensive medical procedures and making them easily understood by patients and families with appropriate vocabulary.  Skill in working independently to complete multiple complex tasks with rapid changes in priorities.  Demonstrates strong organizational and supervisory skills to facilitate an extremely busy and demanding clinic environment.  Ability to work efficiently and calmly under pressure.  Ability to supervise and maintain effective working relationships with tact and sensitivity at all levels.  Ability to deal effectively with patients, physicians, technicians, and other staff members.  Ability to serve as a lead person to patients, physicians, technicians and staff members. Demonstrates ability to create and maintain professional, cooperative and respectful working relationships with staff members, physicians, technicians, patients and all other UCLA staff.  Skill in setting and recognizing priorities.   Ability to react and lead effectively in medical emergencies and in emergency evacuations. Ability to maintain patient confidentiality at all times.  Strong interpersonal skills to effectively interact with large variety of individuals, including staff members, physicians and patients.  Willingness to provide individualized services to patients.  Ability to work overtime when necessary and provide back up support in times of absences, vacations, etc.  Ability to work independently, organize, direct, coordinate and evaluate effectively in support of the GI Lab’s and Pain Management Unit’s objectives and goals.  Knowledgeable in pharmacology/drug interactions/side effects.  PC proficiency in a Windows environment and Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet, E-mail.  Ability to assist physicians in performing procedures in the endoscopy area/GI Lab /Pain Management Unit practicing medical and surgical asepsis at all times.  Demonstrate knowledge in all areas of care specific to endoscopy area/GI Laboratory, Pain Management, including conscious sedation.   Knowledge of cardiac monitoring and ability to identify dysrhythmias.
Aug 19, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of nurse manager, the incumbent will perform the following patient care responsibilities and safety measures: assist patient with admission procedure; assist patients during transfer procedure; assist patients with discharge procedure; provide for patients' personal hygiene; assist with patients' excretory needs; assist patients with meals and nourishment; and assist in providing for patient safety and comfort measures. Provide clerical support to the Administrative Nurse of the designated unit. Transcribe Doctor's orders; verify, record, post and file information materials via manual and/or automated systems; evaluate and report data pertinent to the functioning of the patient care unit; interpret and apply medical terminology; coordinate intra-departmental communications; foster public relations; participate in meetings and continuing education. Qualifications Certification of Nursing Assistant from a state approved program or demonstrated equivalency. BLS from the American Red Cross or American Heart Association. 1 year of inpatient CNA experience at a medical center/hospital with high patient acuity, preferred. Ability to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated nursing, PT/OT, and RT assisted tasks. Ability to speak clearly and distinctly using appropriate English vocabulary and grammar. Ability to understand oral and written English directives. Ability to read and write Standard English text. Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply and divide). Ability to accurately complete assigned tasks. Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely fashion. Understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations preferred. Recent ward clerk and/or appropriate clerical experience in an acute hospital environment. Skill in transcribing doctor's orders and medical information via manual or automated systems accurately, neatly and legibly. Skill in evaluating and reporting various kinds of emergent information pertinent to the functioning of an inpatient care unit. Ability to communicate on a one-to-one basis the duties of a ward secretary to float personnel and other staff members. Skill in responding to inquiries, imparting information and interpreting hospital policies and procedures to patients, public and staff in prompt and courteous manner, maintaining a professional manner. Ability to speak grammatically correct English clearly and distinctly to obtain and convey information to the public and hospital staff. Ability to read and write English to understand, interpret and record all ward clerk duties. Ability to perform with frequent interruption and distractions. Skill in prioritizing assignments to complete work in a timely manner when there are competing requirements and a heavy workload. Ability to pass an 8 hour computer data entry training course.
Aug 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of patient. Assess plan, develop, document and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. Assess patient, family and staff learning needs and promote effective working relationships. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team total, primary, or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics.   BSN or MSN, required California R.N. License, required BLS Certification, required Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire
Aug 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under the supervision of the Practice Manager and Director, the Sr. LVN Supervisor is responsible for all nursing and clinical services in the Thousand Oaks Primary Care and Specialty Care clinic suites. This requires direct nursing care, clinic administration, patient flow coordination and supervision of clinic nursing staff.  Interaction with faculty, residents, patients and staff to maximize patient care and ensure patient safety. Coordinate and assign tasks and duties of all nursing and supplemental staff based on established protocols, policies and procedures. Administrative responsibilities include, but are not limited to, providing supervision of the nursing staff, ensuring that  all applicable policies and  standards are maintained at all times, planning for and adjusting staffing on a daily basis to maintain efficient and adequate  operations, conducting  the evaluation process, maintaining yearly staff  competencies, providing all necessary training for new and existing staff and the maintenance and upkeep of the practice. The incumbent is responsible for managing the Quality Assurance process and reviewing staff timesheets for accuracy based on the daily schedule.  Incumbent maintains professional standards. The incumbent will supervise clinical staff and duties for the after hours clinic, Mondays-Fridays 5pm - 9pm. Qualifications Current California LVN license.  Possession of BCLS certification. IV Certification Minimum 2-3 years of LVN with supervisory experience Ability to travel to Westwood/LAX locations for mandatory 2 or 4-week training upon hire.  Excellent blood withdrawal and IV skills.  Ability to accurately screen and triage acute patients.  Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to Physicians.  Skill in usage of medical diagnostic equipment, as well as working knowledge of instruments and supplies required to perform clinical procedures and physical examinations.  Ability to effectively elicit salient clinical information such as presenting complaints from patients and referring professional, and make appropriate assignments based on established guidelines.  Ability to accept direction from administration and act promptly.  Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with patients, peers, physicians and administrators. Ability to effectively elicit salient clinical information and making appropriate assignments based on established guidelines.  Skill in listening perceptively, conveying awareness and responding to patients and visitors with health concerns using tact and discretion.  Ability to interact diplomatically and sympathetically with patients, their families, and general public in a high volume, continuous public setting.  Skill in preforming with frequent interruptions and/or distractions including the ability to accept equivocal circumstances and responds to changing priorities and deadlines.  Ability to maintain equanimity in the face of resistance, indifference and hostility.  Ability to maintain confidentiality and to work with sensitive and confidential information using discretion and judgement.  Preferred: Working knowledge of the physician practice operations. Working knowledge of Care Connect.
Aug 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of nurse manager, the incumbent will perform the following patient care responsibilities and safety measures: assist patient with admission procedure; assist patients during transfer procedure; assist patients with discharge procedure; provide for patients' personal hygiene; assist with patients' excretory needs; assist patients with meals and nourishment; and assist in providing for patient safety and comfort measures. Provide clerical support to the Administrative Nurse of the designated unit. Transcribe Doctor's orders; verify, record, post and file information materials via manual and/or automated systems; evaluate and report data pertinent to the functioning of the patient care unit; interpret and apply medical terminology; coordinate intra-departmental communications; foster public relations; participate in meetings and continuing education. Qualifications Certification of Nursing Assistant from a state approved program or demonstrated equivalency. BLS from the American Red Cross or American Heart Association. 1 year of inpatient CNA experience at a medical center/hospital with high patient acuity, preferred. Ability to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated nursing, PT/OT, and RT assisted tasks. Ability to speak clearly and distinctly using appropriate English vocabulary and grammar. Ability to understand oral and written English directives. Ability to read and write Standard English text. Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply and divide). Ability to accurately complete assigned tasks. Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely fashion. Understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations preferred. Recent ward clerk and/or appropriate clerical experience in an acute hospital environment. Skill in transcribing doctor's orders and medical information via manual or automated systems accurately, neatly and legibly. Skill in evaluating and reporting various kinds of emergent information pertinent to the functioning of an inpatient care unit. Ability to communicate on a one-to-one basis the duties of a ward secretary to float personnel and other staff members. Skill in responding to inquiries, imparting information and interpreting hospital policies and procedures to patients, public and staff in prompt and courteous manner, maintaining a professional manner. Ability to speak grammatically correct English clearly and distinctly to obtain and convey information to the public and hospital staff. Ability to read and write English to understand, interpret and record all ward clerk duties. Ability to perform with frequent interruption and distractions. Skill in prioritizing assignments to complete work in a timely manner when there are competing requirements and a heavy workload. Ability to pass an 8 hour computer data entry training course.
Aug 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Direct patient care duties for the Hematology/Oncology/Transplant patients requiring infusion. Other specialties include rheumatology, dermatology, immunology, etc. Infusions include administration of chemotherapy, immunotherapy, blood transfusions, injectables and supportive care. The infusion center also manage the care of autologous transplant patients from conditioning, stem cell infusion to cell recovery. Nurses are collaborative team members to coordinate with multidisciplinary team to plan and satisfy care needs from a holistic view. Original degree official transcripts from nursing program required upon hire. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN or MSN required.  Current active California RN licensure required. BLS required. 2 years or greater of oncology experience required 2 years of chemotherapy infusion experience required Active chemotherapy/Biotherapy Certification required Clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty, Oncology.  Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework.  Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team, and total, primary or functional systems.  Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis.  Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response.  Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations.  Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress codes, varied work schedules and nursing practices. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics. Original degree official transcripts from nursing program required upon hire.
Aug 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of nurse manager, the incumbent will perform the following patient care responsibilities and safety measures: assist patient with admission procedure; assist patients during transfer procedure; assist patients with discharge procedure; provide for patients' personal hygiene; assist with patients' excretory needs; assist patients with meals and nourishment; and assist in providing for patient safety and comfort measures. Provide clerical support to the Administrative Nurse of the designated unit. Transcribe Doctor's orders; verify, record, post and file information materials via manual and/or automated systems; evaluate and report data pertinent to the functioning of the patient care unit; interpret and apply medical terminology; coordinate intra-departmental communications; foster public relations; participate in meetings and continuing education. Qualifications Certification of Nursing Assistant from a state approved program or demonstrated equivalency. BLS from the American Red Cross or American Heart Association. 1 year of inpatient CNA experience at a medical center/hospital with high patient acuity, preferred. Ability to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated nursing, PT/OT, and RT assisted tasks. Ability to speak clearly and distinctly using appropriate English vocabulary and grammar. Ability to understand oral and written English directives. Ability to read and write Standard English text. Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply and divide). Ability to accurately complete assigned tasks. Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely fashion. Understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations preferred. Recent ward clerk and/or appropriate clerical experience in an acute hospital environment. Skill in transcribing doctor's orders and medical information via manual or automated systems accurately, neatly and legibly. Skill in evaluating and reporting various kinds of emergent information pertinent to the functioning of an inpatient care unit. Ability to communicate on a one-to-one basis the duties of a ward secretary to float personnel and other staff members. Skill in responding to inquiries, imparting information and interpreting hospital policies and procedures to patients, public and staff in prompt and courteous manner, maintaining a professional manner. Ability to speak grammatically correct English clearly and distinctly to obtain and convey information to the public and hospital staff. Ability to read and write English to understand, interpret and record all ward clerk duties. Ability to perform with frequent interruption and distractions. Skill in prioritizing assignments to complete work in a timely manner when there are competing requirements and a heavy workload. Ability to pass an 8 hour computer data entry training course.
Aug 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of patient. Assess plan, develop, document and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. Assess patient, family and staff learning needs and promote effective working relationships. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team total, primary, or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics.   BSN or MSN, required California R.N. License, required BLS Certification, required Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire
Aug 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of patient. Assess plan, develop, document and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. Assess patient, family and staff learning needs and promote effective working relationships. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team total, primary, or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics.   BSN or MSN, required California R.N. License, required BLS Certification, required Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire
Aug 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of nurse manager, the incumbent will perform the following patient care responsibilities and safety measures: assist patient with admission procedure; assist patients during transfer procedure; assist patients with discharge procedure; provide for patients' personal hygiene; assist with patients' excretory needs; assist patients with meals and nourishment; and assist in providing for patient safety and comfort measures. Provide clerical support to the Administrative Nurse of the designated unit. Transcribe Doctor's orders; verify, record, post and file information materials via manual and/or automated systems; evaluate and report data pertinent to the functioning of the patient care unit; interpret and apply medical terminology; coordinate intra-departmental communications; foster public relations; participate in meetings and continuing education. Qualifications Certification of Nursing Assistant from a state approved program or demonstrated equivalency. BLS from the American Red Cross or American Heart Association. 1 year of inpatient CNA experience at a medical center/hospital with high patient acuity, preferred. Ability to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated nursing, PT/OT, and RT assisted tasks. Ability to speak clearly and distinctly using appropriate English vocabulary and grammar. Ability to understand oral and written English directives. Ability to read and write Standard English text. Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply and divide). Ability to accurately complete assigned tasks. Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely fashion. Understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations preferred. Recent ward clerk and/or appropriate clerical experience in an acute hospital environment. Skill in transcribing doctor's orders and medical information via manual or automated systems accurately, neatly and legibly. Skill in evaluating and reporting various kinds of emergent information pertinent to the functioning of an inpatient care unit. Ability to communicate on a one-to-one basis the duties of a ward secretary to float personnel and other staff members. Skill in responding to inquiries, imparting information and interpreting hospital policies and procedures to patients, public and staff in prompt and courteous manner, maintaining a professional manner. Ability to speak grammatically correct English clearly and distinctly to obtain and convey information to the public and hospital staff. Ability to read and write English to understand, interpret and record all ward clerk duties. Ability to perform with frequent interruption and distractions. Skill in prioritizing assignments to complete work in a timely manner when there are competing requirements and a heavy workload. Ability to pass an 8 hour computer data entry training course.
Aug 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Burbank, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under supervision of the Director of Nursing or Medical Director, the Oncology RN will provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice. Major functions include: patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support.   Qualifications Required: Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with BSN or MSN. Possession of current California RN license.  Possession of BCLS certification.  Possession of ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification. Ability to push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more. Preferred: Possession of OCN certification.  Possession of PICC line certification.  Minimum of two years of acute care/oncology outpatient experience.  Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Knowledge of the Oncology patient population and practice operations.  Knowledge of all aspects of infusion therapy in an oncology setting.  Ability to organize, prioritize, and follow through for multiple patient treatments on an ongoing basis.  Excellent blood withdrawal and IV skills.  Knowledge and skill in Central line Catheters.   Experience to accurately screen and triage acute patients. Knowledge to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to Physicians.  Skill in usage of medical diagnostic equipment, as well as working knowledge of instruments and supplies required to perform necessary blood tests and provide infusion therapy.  Ability to accept direction from leadership and act promptly.  Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with patients, peers, physicians and administrators.  Skill in listening perceptively, conveying awareness and responding to patients and visitors with health concerns using tact and discretion.  Ability to interact diplomatically and sympathetically with patients, their families, and general public in a high volume, clinical setting.  Skill in performing with frequent interruptions and/or distractions including the ability to accept equivocal circumstances and respond to changing priorities and deadlines.  Ability to maintain equanimity in the face of resistance, indifference, and hostility.  Ability to maintain confidentiality and to work with sensitive and confidential information using discretion and judgment.  Knowledge and ability to understand, assume responsibilities, and perform duties associated with moderate complexity laboratory testing, including quality control, calibration, proficiency testing, as well as review and approve test results prior to release.
Aug 17, 2019