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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 Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under the general supervision of the Medical Director, Unit Manager, or designee the Clinical Nurse 2 - Interventional Radiology RN assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame 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); 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 clinical nursing practice. Qualifications Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with BSN or MSN BLS, ACLS, and PALS required 2 years minimum of ICU/Cath Lab/IR required Ability to wear lead and stand for long periods of time Must be able to float between all locations that Interventional Radiology covers Ability to complete a Nursing physical assessment Ability to implement interventions that are pertinent to goals established in the plan of care. Skilled at starting IV’s and drawing blood on adult and pediatric populations. Knowledge of normal cardiopulmonary anatomy and physiology. Skill and ability to respond speedily and accurately with patient needs and physician directions. Skill in operating physiologic monitoring and scenography equipment and computer skill sets, oxygen tanks, wall suction, defibrillator, custom procedure trays, infusion pumps, all POCT machines, oxygen saturation machine. Skill and ability to recognize signs and symptoms of patient distress. Skill and ability to intervene when patient is distressed. Ability to read, interpret, apply and/or follow physician orders, policies, procedures or written and verbal instructions. Skill in organizing and prioritizing. Able to cover all areas of radiology, including the clinical and future radiology area. 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.
Mar 26, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Encino, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Per Diem Oncology RN will perform routine patient care assignments and established nursing procedures in a controlled patient care situation. The Oncology RN 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. The Per Diem RN will float between Westlake Village, Ventura, Encino, Santa Clarita, and Porter Ranch Qualifications We’re seeking a self-directed professional with a current California RN license and: BSN or MSN BCLS certification ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification Ability to push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more OCN and PICC line certification preferred 2 years of recent acute care/outpatient oncology experience preferred Ability travel to a number of different Hem/Onc Community practices within a defined area, providing own means of transportation Knowledge of the Oncology patient population and practice operations Background with all aspects of infusion therapy in an oncology setting Excellent blood withdrawal and IV skills Knowledge and skill in central line catheters Ability to use medical diagnostic equipment Strong communication, interpersonal and multi-tasking skills 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.
Mar 26, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Encino, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities As a Clinical Nurse, you will provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and related care to patients in our Community Oncology Practice. You will be responsible for patient assessment and evaluation; preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs; patient education; and psychosocial support. The RN will float to clinics in: Westlake Village, Ventura, Encino, Porter Ranch, Santa Clarita, Burbank, Alhambra and Pasadena. Qualifications We’re seeking a self-directed professional with a current California RN license and: BSN or MSN BCLS certification ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification Ability to push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more OCN and PICC line certification preferred 2 years of recent acute care/outpatient oncology experience preferred Ability to float to other locations within a certain radius as needed for staffing issues Knowledge of the Oncology patient population and practice operations Background with all aspects of infusion therapy in an oncology setting Excellent blood withdrawal and IV skills Knowledge and skill in central line catheters Ability to use medical diagnostic equipment Strong communication, interpersonal and multi-tasking skills 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.
Mar 26, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under general supervision, provide professional nursing care of 5MN patient who requires intermediate care level, utilizing the nursing process and evidence-based practice and ensuring safety, quality, and patient-centered care. Provide nursing care to patients including the administration of medications and treatments ordered and assist with diagnostic procedures. Assess and monitor patient status, including response to medications and therapeutic and diagnostic procedures. Identify problems presented by patients and families and initiate appropriate intervention. Operate and monitor patient care equipment. Document patient care, including changes in patient status. Identify needs and educate patients and families about their disease process and the application of the therapeutic plan. Formulate individual care plans and evaluate nursing care. Provide guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. Collaborate with interprofessional departments to optimize the process and outcome of care. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN or MSN required. Current active California R.N. licensure. BLS required. ACLS preferred. 2 years or greater or Step-down or telemetry experience required. PCCN preferred. Ability to perform historical, physical, and behavioral assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in developing individualized care plans, incorporating patient preferences and evidence-based practice. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Skill in clinical reasoning, setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly. Skill in communication and collaboration with healthcare team. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. 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. 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.
Mar 26, 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.
Mar 26, 2020
Full time
 
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; ability to assume the charge nurse role for the unit in the stead and/or absence of administrative staff. 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. Qualifications Behaviors, actions, and language reflect conscious commitment to supporting unit, department, and hospital vision. Projects a calm, reassuring and confident manner and promotes a cohesive team environment consistently achieves high standards in clinical duties and holds self to same standards as others are held to. Makes decisions in the best interest of the patient. Effectively listens and communicates to peers both positive and constructive feedback. Consistently uses good judgment in making decisions. Develops rapport with patients and patient's families. Able to recognize peers' accomplishments. Consistently identifies opportunities to improve unit performance and takes action to implement ideas. Maintains positive attitude towards unit and work, helping to build unit's positive reputation. Skills in coaching and assisting staff in: 1. Developing a plan of care including setting goals, monitoring and documenting progress 2. Implementing interventions that are pertinent to goals established in the plan of care 3. Evaluating the effective of interventions toward the attainment of established goals 4. Recognizing the need to reassess or reset goal parameter. Three years of related experience in a hospital or outpatient setting with GI/Endoscopy procedures preferred. 2 years of Nursing experience required. Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN. 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 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.
Mar 26, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Make a significant impact with a world-class health system. Contribute to award-winning, Magnet™-designated patient care. Experience unequaled professional rewards. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. As an operating room nurse, you will serve as a scrub and circulating nurse while providing direct patient care using the nursing process and evidence-based practice. You will collaborate with a multi-disciplinary professional team as you contribute to cutting edge and innovative surgical procedures. Our mission involves you supporting research and education to staff and students. This role has a varied schedule that includes call assignments on nights, weekends, and holidays. Qualifications We’re seeking a highly-skilled, self-motivated nursing professional with: BSN/MSN and current California RN license A minimum of two years of experience circulating and scrubbing in an operating room environment Ability to perform comprehensive patient assessments and develop/deliver appropriate interventions, involving patients, family and staff Exceptional communication, prioritization, organization and designating skills Thorough understanding of medical/surgical terminology Knowledge of EHR charting BLS certification ACLS and PALS recommended 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. 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.
Mar 26, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Encino, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Become a key member of a world-class health organization. Contribute to the delivery of Magnet® designated nursing excellence. Take your career to the next level. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. Under supervision, the Per Diem Oncology RN 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. The Per Diem RN will float between Encino and San Fernando Valley clinics. 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: 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 Willing and able to travel to a number of different Hem/Onc Community practices within a defined area, providing own means of transportation 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 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.
Mar 26, 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 1 year of previous critical care/ ICU experience, 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.
Mar 26, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of the AMN Med Surg 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 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/MSN required Biotherapy Chemotherapy Certification 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.
Mar 23, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Join a collaborative, comprehensive team for our nationally recognized Adult Liver Transplant Program. As a Nurse Practitioner on this service, U can make a difference in our patient and families lives! 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. NPIII is designated as an expert resource within the specialization or clinical experience. Qualifications Master’s degree in Nursing with Acute Care NP specialty required National Certification in NP specialty required Experience with Liver Transplant patients as an RN or NP desired 3 years or greater of acute care inpatient RN or NP experience required NP1 less than 6 months of NP experience NPII 6 months or greater of NP experience 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.
Mar 23, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Clarita, 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. Under the supervision of a designated clinical staff member, act as a Sr. Licensed Vocational Nurse 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. 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: CA LVN License Current and valid CPR certification with ability to administer CPR. Possess IV therapy certification. Recent experience working in an Urgent Care setting Minimum of 3 years of experience working with pediatric patients. Ability to travel to Westwood/LAX locations for mandatory 2 or 4-week training upon hire. Knowledge of normal and abnormal symptoms and life threatening medical problems. Ability to skillfully administer oral, IM and subcutaneous medications. Ability to obtain accurate vital signs and drug refills. Ability to assist in medical emergencies and office procedures. 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. Ability to follow proper channels of policies & procedures, communication & work standards. Ability to organize tasks to facilitate smooth work/patient flow. 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 ones scope of practice. Ability to perform accurate quality control and patient sample testing for waived tests. Knowledge of all safety requirements when handling bio hazardous 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. Preferred: Ability to schedule patient appointments and encounter patients using EPIC (Care Connect)- University’s Electronic Medical System. 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.
Mar 23, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Assistant Nurse Manager is responsible for assisting with clinical management and administrative coordination of the PTU/PACU/TRU. The position is a combination of clinical (direct care) and administrative responsibilities. Qualifications BSN required, Masters preferred BLS,ACLS, PALS certification required 2 years of recent PTU/PACU/ICU acute care experience required Charge RN or supervisory experience required. Adult experience required, Pediatric 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.
Mar 23, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Assistant Nurse Manager is responsible for assisting with clinical management and administrative coordination of the PACU. The position is a combination of clinical (direct care) and administrative responsibilities. Qualifications BSN required, Masters preferred BLS,ACLS, PALS certification required 2 years of recent PACU/ICU acute care experience required Charge RN or supervisory experience required. Adult experience required, Pediatric 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.
Mar 23, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Join our Center for Nursing Excellence and be part of a team that helps to transform nursing practice! The NPD Specialist is a registered nurse whose practice is in nursing education, and who demonstrates the ability to facilitate lifelong nursing education using current teaching strategies and adult learning principles. The NPD Specialist demonstrates the knowledge and ability to develop, sustain, implement, and evaluate nursing professional development programs, and the ability to communicate and/or provide consultation to the design, present, and evaluate educational offerings at UCLA Health. Within each of these role functions, the NPD Specialist acts as a role model, change agent, advocate for nursing practice, and expert in use of educational methods. Qualifications Master’s degree required MSN in Nursing Education preferred. 3 years of recent acute care experience required Required: Knowledge of development, implementation and interpretation of Needs Assessments Knowledge of Adult Learning Theory Knowledge of Regulatory Agency requirements Knowledge of program evaluation theory and methods Knowledge of program development, implementation and evaluation Ability to act as consultant in appropriate areas of expertise; prepare reports and presentations Professional working relationship with nursing and interdisciplinary Colleagues 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.
Mar 23, 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.
Mar 23, 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.
Mar 23, 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.
Mar 23, 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.
Mar 23, 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.
Mar 23, 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.
Mar 23, 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 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. 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.
Mar 23, 2020