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

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

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

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

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Join the Cardiac Surgery APP team as a Senior Physician Assistant The Cardiac Surgery Physician Assistant works with a diverse population of patients that are acutely ill through their patient journey from the ICU to the floor.      ***This is one APP role. This position will be filled as either a Senior PA or NP (NP req 25494)*** Qualifications Master's Degree in PA program-required CA PA license- required BLS and ACLS certifications from American Red Cross or American Heart Association -required Board Certification- required DEA #,  Enrollment in PECOS, Enrollment in CURES-required a minimum of 1 year inpatient experience caring for CT surgery patients- required ***This is one APP role. This position will be filled as either a Senior PA or NP (NP req 25494)*** UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Calabasas, CA, USA
Responsibilities In this role, you will provide direct patient care for a diverse patient population. 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 in providing total patient care, maintaining high standards of care and recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms of life threatening emergencies. You will also coordinate and prioritize tasks and protocols established by the department. Qualifications Required: Possess license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners and IV certification Possession of BLS/CPR certification through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross Performs phlebotomy, CPR, Injections, and other skills within scope of practice Ability to take vital signs, administer medications and obtain drug refills as needed Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities In this role, you will provide direct patient care for a diverse patient population. 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 in providing total patient care, maintaining high standards of care and recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms of life threatening emergencies. You will also coordinate and prioritize tasks and protocols established by the department. Qualifications Required: Possess license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners and IV certification Possession of BLS/CPR certification through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross Performs phlebotomy, CPR, Injections, and other skills within scope of practice Ability to take vital signs, administer medications and obtain drug refills as needed Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities In this role, under supervision of the Director of Nursing and/or Medical Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice.  Major functions include: patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support.   Qualifications Required: Possession of a BSN degree Possession of current California RN license Possession of BCLS certification Possession of  ONS Chemotherapy/Immunotherapy certification 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...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Take on a high-impact role within a world-class health organization. Help drive the continued delivery of exceptional patient care. Take your career to the next level. You can do all this and more at UCLA Health.   In this key position, you will be responsible for supporting leadership in the daily operation of the Utilization Management Department. This will involve the coordination, monitoring, and maintenance of service level standards for clinical and non-clinical staff in the areas of ambulatory/prior authorization request processing, inpatient care coordination, retrospective review, and adverse determination processing. You will ensure staff applies appropriate evidence-based criteria, and interpretation of health care benefits, and division of responsibility during the review process.  You will also help streamline workflows, management processes, policies, and procedures through applicable best practices. In addition, you will assist in the...

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...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Beverly Hills, CA, USA
Responsibilities In this role, you will provide direct patient care for diverse patient population within the Hematology Oncology clinic in Beverly Hills, working with faculty physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, nursing staff, patient services staff and ancillary personnel. Qualifications Required: Possess license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners and IV certification Possession of BLS/CPR certification through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross Performs phlebotomy, CPR, Injections, and other skills within scope of practice 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 Demonstrate proficiency in computer skills, Windows computer function, computer navigation, and ability to use computerized...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Join a collaborative, comprehensive Cardiac Surgery Team as an Adult Acute Care 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 tochange treatment regimen after observing signs and symptoms of illness, reactions to treatment, general behavior and physical condition anddetermines if they are abnormal findings (Ca Nursing Practice Act, subsection(b) of Section 2725). The NP will provide and coordinate the careof 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. Please see Qualifications Tab Qualifications MSN/DNP with AG-ACNP (Adult/Gero Acute Care) NP Specialty - required CA...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Join the Adult Neurology Epilepsy Program as a Physician Assistant   ** this position is also posted as NP2 req 22982 - this is one position that will be filled as either a NP or PA** Qualifications Graduated from an accredited PA program- required (Master's Degree preferred) National Board Certification - required CA PA license- required BLS and ACLS certification from AHA or ARC - required Three years of Neurosurgery/Epilepsy PA 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.

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, 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...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Thousand Oaks, CA, USA
Responsibilities The staff RN is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame and provides care to these patients via the nursing process and other input from healthcare team members. Responsible for the all-around healthcare needs of patients who are under the care management of the faculty members on an as needed basis.  Acts as liaison between the MDs, the patients (including the family and staff members), schedulers, clinic staff and UCLA and non-UCLA physicians involved with the patients' healthcare.  Provides up-to-date patient status reporting to the physicians and nurse supervisor by presenting laboratory or procedural results either in written or verbal form as well as conveying information from patients.  Performs clinical nursing duties that includes but not limited to assisting physicians in performing procedures in endoscopy area, GI lab, administering medications and, monitoring vital...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities In this role, you will have a combination of clinical and administrative responsibilities to ensure efficient functioning of hospital operations and the provision of safe, effective patient care. These responsibilities include: Assessing issues related to the provision of patient care, patient and employee safety, and patient or family dissatisfaction, planning appropriate actions to resolve those issues and collaborating with other members of the Medical Center leadership/executive team. In the absence of senior leadership, you will initiate interventions based on your assessment and determines which unusual problems/ incidents (i.e. disaster management, sentinel events, breach of policy) should be referred to the designated Department Director or Administrator on call. In the event of a disaster, in the absence of senior leadership you will evaluates the disaster as it develops and assume the incident commander role and initial responsibility for the...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Play a key role in the delivery of world-class nursing care. Grow your career while advancing Magnet® excellence. Leverage your expertise to make a life-changing difference. At UCLA Health, you can do all this and more. Using your advanced practice nursing skills, you will be responsible for assessing and coordinating care for a diverse group of patients. You will collaborate and consult with a multi-disciplinary health care team as well as with patients and their families to ensure safe and effective coordination of care. This involves developing and implementing individualized care plans utilizing evidence-based tools for risk stratification to ensure delivery of safe, high quality, efficient, and cost-effective care. You will also perform utilization review while assuring the delivery of concurrent and post-hospital care. We’re also looking to you to help drive performance improvement efforts. UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities In this role, you will provide direct patient care for a diverse patient population. 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 in providing total patient care, maintaining high standards of care and recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms of life threatening emergencies. You will also coordinate and prioritize tasks and protocols established by the department. Under the supervision of the Practice Manager, the Sr. LVN  is responsible for coordinating patient flow, assist the lead LVN to adjust medical assistant/LVN staffing and performing associated nursing services. Duties include but are not limited to: checking in patients, interviewing patients, taking vital signs, medication reconciliation, completing intake questionnaire with patients or family members, recording services in patient charts, uploading...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities In this role, you will provide total patient care to the adult patients in the Santa Monica Surgery Outpatient Clinic. Major duties include: charting in CareConnect, coordinating and providing patient care in an out-patient setting; assisting physicians with procedures such as minor surgeries; assisting in suturing, suture removal, and application or dressing changes; assisting in special procedures such as incision and drainage of infected areas; administering medications; assist in surgery, ability to scrub and set up sterile equipment, surgical trays for surgical procedures; knowledge of sterile technique, maintenance of surgical equipment and supplies; arranging follow-up care and ancillary tests; patient photography; assisting, consenting, dropping charges in charge capture, and providing patient education; supervising medical assistants and managing patient flow. Qualifications Required: Current California LVN License with IV certification....

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Physician Assistant (PA) will serve as a member of the medical care management team and be responsible for providing independent clinical assessment and patient care management services for Plastic Surgery patients across the continuum of inpatient and outpatient settings, including global health settings as appropriate. Responsibilities include performing history and physical examinations, triaging patients and accurately evaluating their vital signs, symptoms, and assessment findings. Additional functions include assisting in the operating room, collaborating with interdisciplinary team members, and setting up equipment and imaging modalities before and during surgical procedures. The PA will communicate with patients, families, and referring physicians and will serve as a clinical care extender of attending Plastic Surgeons. The PA will coordinate the care of patients, provide patient/family education, and promote safe continuity of care. The PA will also...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Join a Dynamic Operating Team at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica where you will work as an Experience OR Nurse where you will scrub and circulate on a variety of  general and orthopedic cases! The staff RN is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame and provides care to these patients via the nursing process and other input from healthcare team members. Under direct supervision of the Unit Director and Administrative Nurse II, the primary responsibilities of the clinical nurse include, but are not limited to, the proper care of instrumentation and equipment, the direct nursing care of patients utilizing the nursing process; development and application of leadership, management, and communication concepts; teaching of patients and staff; maintenance of professional standards. Qualifications BSN  or MSN Required California Registered Nursing License required 2 years or...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Join our dynamic Operating Room Team as an experienced OR Nurse. You will scrub and circulate on a variety of general and Orthopedic Surgeries! The staff RN is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame and provides care to these patients via the nursing process and other input from healthcare team members. Under direct supervision of the Unit Director and Administrative Nurse II, the primary responsibilities of the clinical nurse include, but are not limited to, the proper care of instrumentation and equipment, the direct nursing care of patients utilizing the nursing process; development and application of leadership, management, and communication concepts; teaching of patients and staff; maintenance of professional standards. Qualifications California Registered Nursing License required BSN or MSN required BLS from AHA or ARC required scrub and circulating experience...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Provide direct patient care for diverse patient population within named Medicine practice, working with faculty physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, nursing staff, patient services staff and ancillary personnel. Qualifications Required: Possess license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners Possession of CPR certification/BCLS Possession of  Phlebotomy and IV certification Competency in IV skills Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and/or procedures Ability to take vitals signs, administer medications and obtain drug refills as needed Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to the physician Knowledge of symptomatology of common and or life threatening medical problems Excellent interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with the physicians, staff, and all health providers Skill to perform CPR Keyboard literacy skills to...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under the guidance of a supervising physician and within the physician’s scope of practice, the physician assistant works collaboratively with other care team members to evaluate, educate, and provide health care services to patients.  The physician assistant will work closely with Department leadership in the development and implementation of physician support services, including management of in-basket messages for primary care physicians. Qualifications Active license to practice as a Physician Assistant in California and must possess certification as Certified PhysicianAssistant through NCCPA -Required Degree from accredited Physician Assistant Program -Required ( Master's Degree from a PA program preferred) Current Basic Cardiac Life Support certificate from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross - Required Skill in analyzing information, problems, situations, practices, and procedures to recognize alternatives and provide...

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. The expectation is to float between Ronald Reagan (RR) UCLA and Santa Monica (SM) UCLA L&D and couplet care units as censes needs require with main...

UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of nurse manager, the incumbent will perform the following patient care responsibilities and safety measures: assist patient with admission procedure; assist patients during transfer procedure; assist patients with discharge procedure; provide for patients' personal hygiene; assist with patients' excretory needs; assist patients with meals and nourishment; and assist in providing for patient safety and comfort measures. Provide clerical support to the Administrative Nurse of the designated unit. Transcribe Doctor's orders; verify, record, post and file information materials via manual and/or automated systems; evaluate and report data pertinent to the functioning of the patient care unit; interpret and apply medical terminology; coordinate intra-departmental communications; foster public relations; participate in meetings and continuing education. Qualifications We’re seeking a highly-skilled, self-motivated nursing professional...