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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.

Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of the 5 MN 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. 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. One year of experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) within a hospital or community setting strongly preferred. Current , valid California CNA certification required. Current, valid BLS required. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of the 5 MN 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. 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. One year of experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) within a hospital or community setting strongly preferred. Current , valid California CNA certification required. Current, valid BLS required. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under the medical direction of Vascular surgeons, the per diem Clinical Nurse coordinates outpatient procedures in the Ambulatory Procedure Unit with the Administrative Specialist. The per diem nurse is responsible for the supervision of medical assistant and surgery technician, including coordinating work schedules. The nurse accepts responsibility for upgrading and maintaining nursing care policies and procedures to current practice standards of the Division of Vascular Surgery, administers medication on written orders; arranges sterile set-ups for procedures; in compliance with current protocols as approved; has responsibility to assess, implement and evaluate health care and teaching needs of vascular surgery patients; independently performs as case manager/coordinator for vascular surgery patients with complex anomalies and acquired conditions to maximize efficiency and cost effectiveness of care. The per diem nurse has the responsibility to establish good working relationships within the unit and with corresponding units maintaining professional standards. Qualifications BSN or MSN required BLS and ACLS required Experience with angiograms and fluoroscopy required Prior experience in a surgical outpatient setting preferred Ability to push, pull, or carry heavy equipment Ability to give direct care to specific patients and families in inpatient and outpatient settings in order Teaching skills to assist in the training of medical assistants, medical students and residents. Ability to work overtime or change hours when needed. Prior experience supervising nursing and/or ancillary staff UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
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 Previous progressive care experience,preferred. EKG monitoring experience,preferred Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities 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 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. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The role of the Emergency Care Unit (ECU) overflow nurse is to provide inpatient Medical, Surgical, Telemetry, Stepdown level of care to patients whom are admitted to the hospital from the Emergency Department (ED). The Overflow Nurse will care for the admitted patients in the dynamic, fast-paced, high-patient turnover environment of the Emergency Department. The patients have been admitted to the hospital and are awaiting their inpatient room to be assigned, and the inpatient medical team is managing the patients. The overflow nurse will advance the inpatient plan of care in coordination with the admitting team, case management and ED Charge Nurse. The patient population consist of all medical, surgical, telemetry patients who are admitted to UCLA including the management of neurological, cardiac, transplant, psychiatric, oncology, trauma, HEENT, GI, Orthopedic, geriatric, bariatric, and includes the specialty patients served by UCLA. The overflow nurse will complete and document the admission assessment, physical assessment, vital signs, care plans, patient and family education as per hospital standards using the inpatient charting templets. The overflow nurse will complete admission orders and provide guidance to team members and assigning related tasks. The nurse will assess and address patient and family needs and provide outstanding customer service while in their care. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN license required. Current BLS and ACLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required. Must have at least 1 year of telemetry or med surg and telemetry experience Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire. Clinical skills applicable to medical surgical, telemetry, neuro and geriatric nursing. Ability to manage multiple patients in an overflow unit with rapid patient turnover. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions based on patient history and current medical condition. Ability to identify changes in patient medical condition and application of appropriate nursing interventions. Ability to accurately document interventions and patient response. Ability to develop, implement and evaluate patient care plan. Knowledge of electronic medical record documentation. Skill in setting priorities and organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English. Ability to comply with department standards on punctuality, attendance and dress. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under the general supervision of the Admin Nurse III and the Senior LVN Supervisor, you will provide nursing support and leadership in the Department of Urology. Major duties include: provide patient care in an outpatient setting, assist with urologic procedures such as cystoscopies and bladder installations, start I.V.s, perform venipuncture, administer medications, manage patient flow, collect data as appropriate and provide back-up for the clinic front desk, as needed. You will spend a significant portion of time contributing to the development and implementation of a teaching plan related to self-care for the patient. You will also travel and work at other UCLA Urology clinics throughout the community as assigned by the supervisor for coverage. Qualifications Required: Possess license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners. Possession of CPR certification/BCLS. Possession EKG, Phlebotomy and IV certification Treatment skills including catheterizations and bladder installations 6 months or greater of LVN experience. Ability to work flexible hours and travel to other Urology clinics as assigned. Ability to perform patient assessments and take appropriate action Skill at setting up and maintaining sterile fields Skill at effectively communicating with patients, physicians, staff and the public Ability to write concise and clear progress notes Skill in setting priorities which accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities. Knowledge and experience in administering intramuscular and oral medication and monitoring I.V. Ability to assess inventory levels Knowledge and understanding of medical diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Ability to exhibit flexibility in adjusting to changing demands and requirements of the position. Preferred: Expertise in speaking clearly and distinctly, in both Spanish and English, using appropriate vocabulary and grammar, to obtain and convey information to patients and individuals at various organizational levels, both in person and over the phone Experience with varied computer hardware and software including word processing, spreadsheets and database programs and the University’s EMR system Ability to assist with cystoscopic examination UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Marina Del Rey, CA 90292, USA
Responsibilities Play a vital role within a world-class health organization. Advance our compassionate, award-winning care. Take your career to the next level. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. Participate in total patient care in the ambulatory setting, recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms and life threatening emergencies. Act as a staff person in the office, assisting in patient care, and maintain high standards of care in the community offices. Under the direct supervision of the clinic manager, the Sr. LVN shall take the role of back office lead. Provide direct patient care for diverse patient population within the practice. Work with clinic management, administration, faculty physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, and other clinical staff to include LVN's, MA's and ancillary personnel. Will independently coordinate and prioritize tasks and protocols established by the department. UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles as well as the David Geffen School of Medicine. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health. Qualifications Required: Possess license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners. Possession of CPR certification/BCLS. Possession EKG, Phlebotomy and IV certification Minimum of one-year experience as licensed vocational nurse in a physician office, medical facility or in an Internal Medicine/Family Practice. Knowledge of normal and abnormal symptomology and life threatening medical problems. Ability to skillfully administer oral, IM and subcutaneous medications. Ability to perform venipuncture with skill, adhering to all OSHA PPE safety requirements. Ability to obtain accurate vital signs and drug refills. Ability to assist in medical emergencies and office procedures. Ability to use computerized patient care systems. Knowledge of medical terminology. Interpersonal skills to interact with patients, families, ancillary departments, physicians and co-workers in a courteous and compassionate manner. Skill to accurately perform a 12-lead EKG. Ability to assist in orientation of new staff. Ability to order medical and clinical supplies and maintain adequate inventory. Knowledge to schedule patient for referrals to specialists. Ability to be flexible in working both back and front office to facilitate smooth workflow. Knowledge and ability to set up and assist physician with any procedures such as, but not limited to audiometry, spirometry, O2 saturation levels, skin tag and mole removals, ear lavage, colposcopies, flexible sigmoidscopies. Ability to perform accurate quality control and patient sample testing for waived tests. Knowledge of all safety requirements when handling Biohazardous specimens or contaminated instruments. Knowledge of MSDS and emergency treatments. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The role of the Emergency Care Unit (ECU) overflow nurse is to provide inpatient Medical, Surgical, Telemetry, Stepdown level of care to patients whom are admitted to the hospital from the Emergency Department (ED). The Overflow Nurse will care for the admitted patients in the dynamic, fast-paced, high-patient turnover environment of the Emergency Department. The patients have been admitted to the hospital and are awaiting their inpatient room to be assigned, and the inpatient medical team is managing the patients. The overflow nurse will advance the inpatient plan of care in coordination with the admitting team, case management and ED Charge Nurse. The patient population consist of all medical, surgical, telemetry patients who are admitted to UCLA including the management of neurological, cardiac, transplant, psychiatric, oncology, trauma, HEENT, GI, Orthopedic, geriatric, bariatric, and includes the specialty patients served by UCLA. The overflow nurse will complete and document the admission assessment, physical assessment, vital signs, care plans, patient and family education as per hospital standards using the inpatient charting templets. The overflow nurse will complete admission orders and provide guidance to team members and assigning related tasks. The nurse will assess and address patient and family needs and provide outstanding customer service while in their care. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN license required. Current BLS and ACLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required. Must have at least 1 year of telemetry or med surg and telemetry experience Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire. Clinical skills applicable to medical surgical, telemetry, neuro and geriatric nursing. Ability to manage multiple patients in an overflow unit with rapid patient turnover. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions based on patient history and current medical condition. Ability to identify changes in patient medical condition and application of appropriate nursing interventions. Ability to accurately document interventions and patient response. Ability to develop, implement and evaluate patient care plan. Knowledge of electronic medical record documentation. Skill in setting priorities and organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English. Ability to comply with department standards on punctuality, attendance and dress. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of Resource Team 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. BLS from the American Red Cross or American Heart Association required. Previous experience working as a CNA required. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
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 UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of the Unit Director and Charge Nurse, 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. 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. Qualifications Experience as a Registered Nurse in a Pre-op and PACU setting in an acute care facility. Ophthalmology laser experience preferred. Ability to use and apply effective communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language. Ability to use age appropriate principles to surgical patients, patient population includes high volume of geriatric and pediatrics. Ability to work independently. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN degree required. Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire. Current and valid California RN license required. Current BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Calabasas, CA, USA
Responsibilities In this role, you will assume the role of back office lead. You will provide direct patient care for diverse patient population within named EIMG/Medicine practice. You will work with clinic management, administration, faculty physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, and other clinical staff to include LVN’s and MA’s and ancillary personnel. You will independently coordinate and prioritize tasks and protocols established by the department and/or EIMG Administration. Qualifications Required: Possess license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners. Possession of CPR certification/BCLS. Possession EKG, Phlebotomy and IV certification Minimum of 2 years of experience working in an ambulatory nursing setting 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. Interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with the physicians, staff, and all health providers. Demonstrate proficiency in computer skills, Windows computer function, computer navigation and ability to use computerized patient care systems. Preferred: EMR and/or EPIC experience preferred UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 27, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Perinatal clinical nurse is a professional, role based Registered Nurse who assumes responsibility and accountability for the care of woman and infants in all phases of their childbirth experience and provides care to these patients using the nursing process in accordance with the standards of professional nursing practice. The clinical nurse performs in the professional role as described by the American Nurses Association (ANA) and the Association of Women's Health Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN); engaging in activities related to ethics, education, evidence-based practice and research, quality improvement, leadership, collaboration, professional practice evaluation , resources utilization, environmental health, and patient advocacy as appropriate to Perinatal clinical nursing practice. 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 2 years of Perinatal experience, preferred UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 25, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Program seeks an experienced Nurse Practitioner with recent acute care experience for UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. The NP functions in an interdependent role by implementing the appropriate Standardized Procedures (SPs). By using the SPs the NP is able to change treatment regimen after observing signs and symptoms of illness, reactions to treatment, general behavior and physical condition and determines if they are abnormal findings (Ca Nursing Practice Act, subsection(b) of Section 2725). The NP will provide and coordinate the care of patients, provide patient/family education, promote safe continuity of care. The NP also participates in interdisciplinary and clinical rounds, provides education and support, as well as makes appropriate referrals. Document services rendered. Cardiology/Cardiac Electrophysiology background preferred. NPIII is designated as an expert resource within the specialization or clinical experience Qualifications MSN with an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner specialty. CA RN and NP required. National Certification in NP specialty required. 1 year or greater NP experience required. Experience in Cardiology/Cardiac Electrophysiology preferred. This position UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 25, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The neonatal intensive care unit clinical nurse specialist (NICU-CNS) is the clinical leader for the NICU program and the neonatal population within UCLA Health. The advanced knowledge and skills required for this role include clinical expertise in neonatal care, evidence-based practice, collaboration, consultation, education, mentoring, and change leadership. These are essential to advance the practice of nursing and the professional development of nurses. The specialized knowledge and skills are used within three major spheres of influence: patient/family, nurses and nursing practice, and the organization/system. The CNS and Unit/Service Line Directors are partners in leading the nursing clinical practice area. The CNS coordinates and guides clinical activities/projects of nurses within a practice area. The CNS is accountable for collaborating with members of the health care team to design, implement, and measure safe, cost-effective, evidence-based care strategies. The CNS is responsible for maintaining current professional knowledge and competencies and contributing to the advancement of the practice of nursing at the unit/system, local, state and/or national and international level. Qualifications Masters in Nursing CA CNS and National certification in area of specialty. CNS Advanced Practice Certification preferred. Minimum 5 years recent NICU level 3/4 experience including as an RN and or CNS Preferred: One year CNS experience in a Level ¾ NICU in a tertiary/quantinary ICU Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Required: Demonstrated skills at the level of an advanced practice nurse in leadership, communication, collaboration, and mentoring and change management as evidenced by CV/portfolio, letters of recommendation, references, interview and demonstration. Demonstrated ability at the level of an advanced practice nurse to utilize evidence to develop and implement practice standards and policies, teach and coach. Organizational, analytical, oral and written presentation skills with proficiency in MS Office programs. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 25, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Play a vital role within a world-class health organization. Advance our compassionate, award-winning care. Take your career to the next level. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. 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. UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles as well as the David Geffen School of Medicine. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health. Qualifications Required: Current California LVN License and IV Certification Current and valid CPR certification with ability to administer CPR. Ability to travel to Westwood/LAX locations for mandatory 2 or 4-week training upon hire. Knowledge of dermatologic terminology and disease condition sufficient to communicate treatment status with patients and their families, medical faculty and staff, and other health professionals. Ability to keep a running inventory. Knowledge of surgical dressing applications. Knowledge of lasers. Skill in setting priorities which accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities. Knowledge of operating and maintaining standard surgical medical equipment. Skill in working independently and following through on assignments with minimal direction. Skill in performing under the stress of frequent interruptions and/or distractions. Skill in analyzing information, problem situations, practices or procedures to define the problem or objective and formulate logical and objective conclusions. Skill in organizing workflow to accomplish established objectives, delegating responsibility; training new employees. Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with staff. Skill in reading medical documents, such as patient charts, biopsy results and routine correspondence from health professionals. Skill in reading English words, simple sentences and numbers on documents so they can properly be compiled and filed. Knowledge of medical terminology to record pre-admit diagnosis on admissions forms. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 25, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Overview You can use your expertise, compassion, and kindness to transform the patient experience. When you join UCLA Health as a nurse, you’ll deliver leading-edge care as you build an exceptional career with a health system that’s consistently ranked among the best in the country. Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of PEP C clinic 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 At least 3 years' experience in an acute hospital setting with at least 5 years of pediatric nursing experience preferred 2 years ICU, Med/Surg, Interventional or OR experience required.and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics. BSN or MSN Required PCCN Preferred Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 25, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under the supervision of a designated clinical staff member, act as a staff person in the ambulatory care setting; assisting in providing total patient care, maintaining high standards of care, and recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms of life threatening emergencies. This position will service our Beverly Hills Specialties clinic which cares for a diverse patient population in the local community. Qualifications Knowledge of normal and abnormal symptoms and life threatening medical problems. Current and valid CPR certification with ability to administer CPR. Ability to skillfully administer oral, IM and subcutaneous medications. Possess IV therapy certification. Ability to obtain accurate vital signs and drug refills. Ability to assist in medical emergencies and office procedures. Ability to use computerized patient care systems Knowledge of medical terminology. Interpersonal skills to interact with patients, families, ancillary departments, physicians and co-workers in a courteous and compassionate manner. Verbal skills to effectively convey sensitive information in a courteous manner in person or on the telephone. Skill to accurately perform a 12-lead EKG. Possess active license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners. Ability to follow proper channels of policies & procedures, communication & work standards. Ability to organize tasks to facilitate smooth work/patient flow. Ability to schedule patient appointments and encounter patients using Epic (Care Connect) Electronic Medical System. Knowledge to schedule patient for referrals to specialists. Ability to be flexible in working both back and front office to facilitate smooth workflow. Knowledge and ability to set up and assist physician with any procedures within one’s scope of practice. Ability to perform accurate quality control and patient sample testing for waived tests. Knowledge of all safety requirements when handling biohazardous specimens or contaminated instruments. Knowledge of MSDS and emergency treatments. Ability to work overtime in cases of emergency. Ability to be punctual and maintain a satisfactory attendance record. Skill in maintaining a harmonious work atmosphere, practicing excellent customer service. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 25, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities In collaborative practice with the Medical Director, attending physicians and fellows, the nurse practitioner will be responsible for providing independent clinical assessment and patient care management services for the Oncology Center patients.  The Oncology Nurse Practitioner is a master's prepared oncology advanced practice nurse employed by UCLA Oncology Practices to assist in direct patient care. The NPII will be responsible for communication and feedback with patients, families, and referring physicians and will serve as a clinical care extender of attending Oncologists.  Incumbent must be self-directed and function with minimal direct supervision. Qualifications Master’s degree in Nursing with a specialty in Nurse Practitioner. Current California RN and Nurse Practitioner License. National Certification (i.e. ANCC). Acute Care NP preferred. 3 years or greater of hematology/oncology experience as an RN or NP. Ability to independently prioritize work with minimal direct supervision. Ability to work with a wide variety of individuals in many complex settings. Skills and abilities to perform history and physical examinations of oncology patients. Skills and abilities to perform accurate assessment and evaluation of oncology patients. Skills and abilities to develop and implement appropriate treatment plans under established protocols and physician supervision. Ability to triage patients accurately after evaluating their vital signs, symptoms, findings, etc. Ability to intervene to deal with patients’ problems when physicians are not immediately available. Ability to write clearly and distinctly so as to accurately and concisely communicate using the medical record or business correspondence. Ability to use computerized appointment scheduling system. Ability to use MCCS computer to obtain pertinent patient information. Ability to work independently with limited supervision in the outpatient environment while performing a variety of tasks. Ability to use computer for standard work processing, spreadsheet, and database functions in order to develop communications and to store necessary patient data. Detailed background in oncology clinical medicine. Knowledge and ability to organize, coordinate, and follow complex clinical regimens. Skill in communicating and translating medical information to patients and their families, including giving patients and families an understanding of their medical condition and what they might expect in the future. Knowledge and proficiency of the English language sufficient to read medical reports and records with comprehension and to prepare reports and correspondence. Ability to maintain confidentiality regarding sensitive patient information. Ability to interact effectively and communicate accurately with patients, colleagues and referring physicians. Skill in working as part of a tam and collaborating with colleagues. Ability to perform effectively under conditions of fluctuating workload and frequent interruption. Skill in delegating work for maximum efficiency. Skill in prioritizing assignment to complete work in a timely and accurate manner. Knowledge of Hospital policies and procedures related to functions and responsibilities of the position. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 25, 2020
Full time
 
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. Ability to write concisely and maintain written communication. Working knowledge of University, Medical Center and Departmental policies and procedures. Ability to support institutional standards and operations systems. 2 years or greater of Perinatal experience (L&D and PP/Nursery experience), required Charge experience , required UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 25, 2020
Full time
 
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. Ability to write concisely and maintain written communication. Working knowledge of University, Medical Center and Departmental policies and procedures. Ability to support institutional standards and operations systems. BSN/MSN 2 years or greater of Perinatal experience (L&D and PP/Nursery experience) required. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Feb 25, 2020