UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine

       

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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 The clinical nurse III in the non-invasive Cardiodiagnostics department provides direct care to patients undergoing outpatient cardiac procedures, cardiac evaluation. The clinical nurse III will be responsible for supervising Stress Echos, Treadmills, Dobutamine and Bubble Studies as ordered by staff physicians. Nurse may provide coverage at other UCLA cardiac stress labs. Qualifications Current State of California Registered Nursing license, current BLS and ACLS card. BSN or MSN. . Preferred: Master degree in advanced practice nursing with one year of recent experience including at least six months in the area of specialization; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A minimum of 2 years or greater experience in an acute care unit and at least 6 months cardiology experience required Ability to perform patient care in an appropriate fashion, depicting all protocols consistent with appropriate diagnostic requirements. Ability to provide timely information to the physicians (both referring and reading). Ability to depict lethal diagnostic information that should be considered emergent and communicate with the appropriate entities. Ability to push heavy equipment to do portable studies . Ability to adhere to infection control initiatives as they pertain to the use of all equipment. Ability to adhere to policies and standardized procedures that govern practice. Ability to utilize computer applications to review information consistent and necessary for providing continuity of care (Epic, Syngo). Ability to work under considerable pressure and in the modification of ongoing patient care assignment. Ability to work as a team, taking and giving direction to other team members as appropriate. Ability to obtain informed consent. Knowledge of consent process. Ability to supervise and perform exercise and pharmacological cardiac stress testing in the absence of a physician. Initiate and direct interventions in accordance with ACLS guidelines for patients with or without physician present under the following circumstances: life threatening or symptomatic dysrhythmias, symptomatic hypotension, and acute chest pain and provide preliminary test results. Identify high-risk patients and alert the supervising physician. Knowledge of appropriate indications for exercise testing. Knowledge of alternative physiological cardiovascular tests Knowledge of appropriate contraindications, risks, and risk assessment of testing. Knowledge to promptly recognize and treat complications of exercise testing Competence in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and successful completion of an AHA- sponsored course in advanced cardiovascular life support and renewal on a regular basic. Knowledge of various exercise protocols. Knowledge of basic cardiovascular and exercise physiology, including hemodynamic response to dobutamine. Knowledge of cardiac arrhythmias and the ability to recognize and treat serious arrhythmias. Knowledge of cardiovascular drugs and the impact on exercise performance, hemodynamics, and the ECG. . Knowledge of the effects of age and disease on hemodynamic and ECG responses to dobutamine. Knowledge of principles and details of exercise testing, including proper lead placement and skin preparation. Knowledge of end points of exercise testing and indications to terminate dobutamine testing. Knowledge of specificity, sensitivity, and diagnostic accuracy of dobutamine testing in different patient populations. Knowledge to interpret test results. Knowledge of electrocardiography and changes in the ECG that may result from exercise, hyperventilation, ischemia, hypertrophy, conduction disorders, electrolyte disturbances, and drugs. Knowledge of conditions and circumstances that can cause false positive, indeterminate or false-negative test results. Knowledge or prognostic value of dobutamine testing. Knowledge of alternative or supplementary diagnostic procedures to exercise testing and when they should be used responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of this equipment and for ensuring that all devices are properly calibrated to be able to collect valid and reliable data.
Jun 18, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine San Luis Obispo, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under supervision of the Director of Nursing or Medical Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice. Major functions include patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support. Qualifications Possession of a BSN or MSN degree. Possession of current California RN license. Possession of ONS chemotherapy/biotherapy certification. National ONS certification preferred. BLS required Minimum of two years of acute care/oncology outpatient experience. 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 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 push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more. 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. Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Knowledge and ability to understand, assume responsibilities, and perform duties associated with moderate complexity laboratory testing, including quality control, calibration, proficiency testing, as well as review and approve test results prior to release.
Jun 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Beverly Hills, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under supervision of the Director of Nursing or Medical Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice. Major functions include patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support. Under supervision of the Director of Nursing or Medical Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice. Major functions include patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support. Qualifications Possession of a BSN or MSN degree. Possession of current California RN license. Possession of ONS chemotherapy/biotherapy certification. National ONS certification preferred. BLS required Minimum of two years of acute care/oncology outpatient experience. 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 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 push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more. 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. Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Knowledge and ability to understand, assume responsibilities, and perform duties associated with moderate complexity laboratory testing, including quality control, calibration, proficiency testing, as well as review and approve test results prior to release.
Jun 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine San Luis Obispo, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under supervision of the Director of Nursing or Medical Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice. Major functions include patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support. Under supervision of the Director of Nursing or Medical Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice. Major functions include patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support. Qualifications Possession of a BSN or MSN degree. Possession of current California RN license. Possession of ONS chemotherapy/biotherapy certification. National ONS certification preferred. BLS required Minimum of two years of acute care/oncology outpatient experience. 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 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 push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more. 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. Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Knowledge and ability to understand, assume responsibilities, and perform duties associated with moderate complexity laboratory testing, including quality control, calibration, proficiency testing, as well as review and approve test results prior to release.
Jun 17, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under the direction of the Administrative & Medical Directors of Operative Services, the Manager is responsible for the day-to-day management of all operational and nursing functions of the SEI OR, PTU and PACU. Main responsibilities include direct supervisor for the clinical staff, clinical support staff consisting of surgical processing and ancillary support. Assists in coordinating and directing perioperative patient care and monitoring environmental safety, fiscal management, development and implementation of staffing plans, leadership staff development and performance evaluations. The Manager is responsible for establishing and managing the collaborative relationship with SEI OR surgeons. The Manager is responsible for managing the operational and capital budgets of the JSEI OR. Qualifications MSN or BSN/MS degrees required Knowledge and skills related to perioperative nursing, including scrubbing and circulating Ability to manage a complex organization and effectively achieve quality, safety and performance targets Ability to engage staff and other departments in collaborative problem solving and performance improvement Skill in communicating appropriately and professionally Ability to work collaboratively with the management and staff and other multidisciplinary team members Working/reference knowledge of Medical Center and Department policies and procedures and professional standards of care Reference knowledge of Joint Commission standards and state rules and regulations Ability to comply with and tactfully enforce adherence to policies, procedures and standards Skill in accurately assessing and communicating patient care and operational needs Skill in executing and coordinating additions to the Surgery Schedule Ability to maintain professionalism and calmness during stressful and emergent situations Skill in demonstrating sincere support for the Medical Center, Department and Operative Services' Staff Ability to develop, implement and evaluate human resource allocation and utilization plans Ability to clearly read, write, and speak English Organizational skills and ability to retain information Ability to work within the guidelines established by the organizational structure Ability to communicate and obtain data using current information technology Ability to respond as an administrative resource on a 24-hour basis Ability to prioritize and follow-up on issues of concern Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply fiscal management principles Knowledge of staff competencies and abilities Ability to conduct a productive and constructive staff meeting Skill in implementing adult learning and motivational theories Skill in assessing and communicating staff development needs. Skill in interviewing nursing staff applicants Ability to document staff performance and maintain confidential records Knowledge and ability to implement the corrective action process Knowledge of the research process Ability to critically analyze research studies prior to recommending utilization into practice Knowledge of age-specific patient requirements
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Play a key role in the delivery of world-class surgical care. Lead a team of outstanding nursing professionals. Make a dramatic difference in the lives of others. At UCLA Health, you can do all this and more. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Manager in our PTU/PACU at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica. Under the direction of the Director, Perioperative Nursing & Operations, you will be responsible for fiscal, human resources, clinical, materials management, and communication operations of your units. You'll provide direct supervision of clinical and support staff and help direct peri-anesthesia patient care while monitoring environmental safety, fiscal management and staff development. You'll work to establish and grow collaborative relationships with hospital surgeons, anesthesia, pain program, and other offsite departments and leadership. Qualifications We're seeking an experienced pre/post-surgery manager with a BSN (MSN preferred), current California RN license and ASPAN certification. You must also have: Demonstrated staff and fiscal management abilities and experience Excellent communication, interpersonal, collaboration and organization skills Knowledge of Joint Commission standards and state rules and regulations Strong assessment skills Skill in executing and coordinating PTU/PACU efforts within a rapidly changing environment Computer proficiency Experience implementing adult learning and motivational theories Ability to critically analyze research studies prior to recommending into practice Knowledge of patient flow for busy pre-admission and post-anesthesia care unit Ability to maintain professionalism and calmness during stressful and emergent situations UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica has provided world-class medical care to the Westside of Los Angeles for nearly 100 years. Today, the hospital is a marvel of state-of-the-art facilities and revitalized historic buildings that offer a wide range of specialty services and care. Our commitment to the highest standards of nursing excellence has also enabled us to achieve Magnet® status. If you're looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, you can at UCLA Health.
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of Telemetry patients. Assess plan, develop, document and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. Assess patient, family and staff learning needs and promote effective working relationships. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team, total, primary or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics. 3 years of greater of Med Surg Telemetry experience, required BSN or MSN required Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire
Jun 16, 2019
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
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under general supervision provide professional nursing care to Pediatric/PICU and NICU patients (two of the three departments). 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. Float to both Ronald Reagan and Santa Monica Peds/PICU/NICU units. 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 required. PALS, NRP 2 years or greater of pediatric experience in two of the three areas (Peds, PICU, NICU) Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Sr. LVN is responsible for enrolling and monitoring patients participating in assigned clinical drug trials. The SR. LVN will be responsible for ensuring that case record forms of all drug studies are completed on time. The Sr. LVN is directly responsible to the Principal Investigator and funding agencies. The Sr. LVN will represent the Principal Investigator in collaborations with funding agencies and different university departments. Qualifications 1. Knowledge of basic computer fundamentals 2. Ability to speak clearly and distinctly using appropriate English vocabulary and grammar 3. Ability to understand oral and written directives 4. Ability to read and write Standard English text 5. Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply, and divide) 6. Demonstrates an understanding of medical terminology and abbreviations 7. Ability to organize and prioritized work to complete assignments in a timely manner 8. LVN license required with IV and blood withdrawal certification listed on your license.
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Thousand Oaks, 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. Qualifications Ability to travel to Westwood/LAX for mandatory 2 or 4-week training upon hire. 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. 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. Preferred: Ability to schedule patient appointments and encounter patients using Epic (Care Connect) Electronic Medical System.
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of patients in the Acute Care setting. Assess plan, develop, document and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. Assess patient, family and staff learning needs and promote effective working relationships. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team, total, primary or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics. 2 years or greater of acute care experience required. BSN preferred. Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire. Must have BLS and PALS or NRP.
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities You can expand your engagement in the community while working at UCLA Health. As a Licensed Vocational Nurse on the UCLA Health Faculty Practice Group Float Team, you will travel to various ambulatory clinics to provide administrative and patient care support to a diverse population. Each day will be an exciting opportunity to work with new patients and colleagues, all while having the support and recognition that comes with being a part of UCLA Health. As a full-time member of our staff, you'll enjoy outstanding benefits, including health, dental, and vision plans that begin on your first day and a retirement plan that is one of the best in the nation. You will also receive 13 paid holidays and 15 vacation days beginning your first year. In this role, you will travel to all UCLA Community practices throughout the greater Southern California area. Flexibility in days and hours varies by assignment. Qualifications Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and procedures Ability to take vital signs, administer medications, and obtain drug refills Active CPR certification/BCLS, as well as, EKG and Phlebotomy Certification Experience performing phlebotomy, CPR, injections, and other skills within scope of practice Possess active LVN license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Unit Director is responsible for assisting with clinical management and administrative coordination of Perinatal Services (Labor and Deliver, Antepartum, Post Partum, Triage, Birthplace and Prenatal Clinic). The position is a combination of clinical decision-making and administrative responsibilities. Qualifications Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing and current active California RN license. BSN with a Master's Degree or an MSN preferred Knowledge of principles and practices of patient care related to area of expertise. Ability to organize workload and set priorities that reflects the relative importance of the job responsibilities. Knowledge of management principles and practices. Knowledge of the principles of sound fiscal management. Knowledge on the management of disaster incidents, sentinel events and ability to problem solve with Critical Thinking Skills. Ability to communicate effectively. Competency in speaking English, using appropriate vocabulary and grammar to obtain and convey information to individuals at various levels of the organization. Ability to write concisely and maintain written communications. Ability to counsel and teach. Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with staff, patients and families. Working knowledge of University, Medical Center, and Departmental policies and procedures. Ability to support institutional standards and operational goals. 3 years or greater of leadership experience preferred. L and D, Antepartum and Post Partum experience required.
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Encino, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under supervision of the Director of Nursing or Medical Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice. Major functions include: patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support. Qualifications Required: Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN Possession of current California RN license Possession of BCLS certification Possession of ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification Ability to push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more Preferred: Possession of OCN certification Possession of PICC line certification Minimum of two years of acute care/oncology outpatient experience 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. Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Knowledge and ability to understand, assume responsibilities, and perform duties associated with moderate complexity laboratory testing, including quality control, calibration, proficiency testing, as well as review and approve test results prior to release.
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Alhambra, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under supervision of the Director of Nursing or Medical Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice. Major functions include: patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support. Qualifications Required: Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN Possession of current California RN license Possession of BCLS certification Possession of ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification Ability to push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more Preferred: Possession of OCN certification Possession of PICC line certification Minimum of two years of acute care/oncology outpatient experience 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. Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Knowledge and ability to understand, assume responsibilities, and perform duties associated with moderate complexity laboratory testing, including quality control, calibration, proficiency testing, as well as review and approve test results prior to release.
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Case Manager is responsible for utilizing advanced practice nursing skills in the assessment, education, and coordination of care for an identified group of patients. Collaborates and consults with the multi-disciplinary team, including but not limited to Physicians, Nursing, Ancillary, Professional, Technical, and other clinical and/or department team members along with patients and families to ensure safe and effective coordination of care. Assesses, coordinates, develops and implements individualized care plans utilizing evidence based tools for risk stratification to ensure delivery of safe, high quality, efficient, and cost-effective care. Performs Utilization Review functions using standardized practice tools to guide billing and level of care practices. Assures the delivery of concurrent and post-hospital care through initiation of referrals, coordination of resource utilization, and evaluation of post-acute care services. Effectively manage the post-acute referral process through the continuum of care to ensure safe discharge. Participate in performance improvement projects/processes and other duties as assigned. Identify and implement comprehensive DC plan for high risk patient utilizing risk stratification. Qualifications Experience: 1) BSN, CA RN License Required 2) Minimum of three years of acute hospital experience; or the equivalent of education and experience. 3) Recent experience in case management, utilization management, or discharge planning 4) Team leading or management experience. 5) Basic working knowledge of a large University teaching hospital; its purpose and functions. Skills: 1) Ability to effectively communicate to physician/staff the medical necessity/appropriateness/level of care criteria that is necessary for acute care hospitalization. 2) Ability to effectively communicate to the payer the medical necessity/appropriateness/level of care criteria that is necessary for acute care hospitalization. 3) Skill in setting priorities that accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities. 4) Skill in abstracting and interpreting medical information from patient records. 5) Working knowledge of laws, rules, and regulations regarding utilization review and discharge planning functions of government programs such Medicare, Medi-Cal, and CCS. 6) Clinical experience sufficient to understand and communicate medical diagnosis and courses of treatment to professional and non-professional personnel. 7) Ability to develop an individualized case management plan that addresses physical, vocational, psychosocial, financial, and educational needs. 8) Basic computer skills. 9) Self-directed, assertive and creative in problem solving, systems planning and patient care management in a high volume work environment. 10) Demonstrates resourcefulness, effective written and oral communication, diplomacy, organizational, and analytical skills
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Case Manager is responsible for utilizing advanced practice nursing skills in the assessment, education, and coordination of care for an identified group of patients. Collaborates and consults with the multi-disciplinary team, including but not limited to Physicians, Nursing, Ancillary, Professional, Technical, and other clinical and/or department team members along with patients and families to ensure safe and effective coordination of care. Assesses, coordinates, develops and implements individualized care plans utilizing evidence based tools for risk stratification to ensure delivery of safe, high quality, efficient, and cost-effective care. Performs Utilization Review functions using standardized practice tools to guide billing and level of care practices. Assures the delivery of concurrent and post-hospital care through initiation of referrals, coordination of resource utilization, and evaluation of post-acute care services. Effectively manage the post-acute referral process through the continuum of care to ensure safe discharge. Participate in performance improvement projects/processes and other duties as assigned. Identify and implement comprehensive DC plan for high risk patient utilizing risk stratification. Qualifications Experience: 1) BSN, CA RN License Required. 2) Minimum of three years of acute hospital experience; or the equivalent of education and experience. 3) Recent experience in case management, utilization management, or discharge planning. 4) Team leading or management experience. 5) Basic working knowledge of a large University teaching hospital; its purpose and functions. Skills: 1) Ability to effectively communicate to physician/staff the medical necessity/appropriateness/level of care criteria that is necessary for acute care hospitalization. 2) Ability to effectively communicate to the payer the medical necessity/appropriateness/level of care criteria that is necessary for acute care hospitalization. 3) Skill in setting priorities that accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities. 4) Skill in abstracting and interpreting medical information from patient records. 5) Working knowledge of laws, rules, and regulations regarding utilization review and discharge planning functions of government programs such Medicare, Medi-Cal, and CCS. 6) Clinical experience sufficient to understand and communicate medical diagnosis and courses of treatment to professional and non-professional personnel. 7) Ability to develop an individualized case management plan that addresses physical, vocational, psychosocial, financial, and educational needs. 8) Basic computer skills. 9) Self-directed, assertive and creative in problem solving, systems planning and patient care management in a high volume work environment. 10) Demonstrates resourcefulness, effective written and oral communication, diplomacy, organizational, and analytical skills
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Redondo Beach, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under supervision of the Clinical Director and Practice Manager the ETC RN will provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation of care in the Evaluation and Treatment Center (ETC). Major functions include: triage of patient complaints, patient assessment, and patient evaluation for both adult and pediatric patient populations. Preparation and administration of intravenous drugs and fluids, immunizations, patient education and psychosocial support. Act as a resource to other licensed and unlicensed staff members. The ETC RN will also assume the charge nurse role during non-standard business hours including evenings, weekend and holiday hours. Qualifications Required: Current and valid California RN License Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with BSN or MSN Possession of current BCLS and ACLS certification Three years of ER, Acute Care, or Urgent Care and Pediatric Experience. Preferred: Possession of PICC line certification. Knowledge and skill in Central line Catheter management and access. Skill in usage of medical diagnostic equipment, as well as working knowledge of instruments and supplies required to perform necessary blood tests and procedures. Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Knowledge of the Adult and Pediatric patient population and practice operations. Knowledge of all aspects procedures and medication administration in an urgent care setting. Ability to assume direct involvement and provide backup support during clinic emergencies and in patient related problem solving. Ability to organize, prioritize, and follow through for multiple patient treatments. Phlebotomy and IV skills. Skill in performing with frequent interruptions and/or distractions including the ability to accept equivocal circumstances and respond and adapt to changing priorities and deadlines. Ability to utilize appropriate interpersonal skills in all interactions. Ability to accept direction and promptly follow through on other duties as assigned with minimal supervision. Experience and knowledge to accurately screen and triage acute patients. Knowledge and experience to recognize abnormal laboratory values and respond. 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. 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.
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The AN II is responsible for assisting with clinical management and administrative coordination of the Medical Specialties Suite. The position is a combination of clinical (direct care) and administrative responsibilities. Qualifications BSN or MSN is required. Meets CN III JD/PE. Career position, 90% minimum. 3-5 years of RN nursing experience. Ambulatory nursing experience preferred. Charge RN or supervisory experience preferred. 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. Able to admit fault and acknowledge others¡¦ position without becoming defensive. Consistently uses good judgment in making decisions. Consistently identifies opportunities to improve unit performance and takes action to implement ideas. Develops rapport with patients and patient's families. Able to recognize (or bring attention to) peer's accomplishments. Maintains positive attitude towards unit and work, helping to build unit's positive reputation. Consistently models right behaviors. Skills in coaching and assisting staff in developing a plan of care including setting goals, monitoring and documenting progress, implementing interventions that are pertinent to goals established in the plan of care, evaluating the effective of interventions toward the attainment of established goals, and recognizing the need to reassess or reset goal parameter.
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The Clinical Surveillance Team (CST) is responsible for managing pre-emergent/emergent clinical deterioration of adult non-ICU patients. The CST nurse is actively and independently detecting and managing patients in a state of clinical deterioration for the purpose of rapid prevention and treatment of further deterioration. These include but are not limited to sepsis, CVA, respiratory and cardiac decompensating patients. The CST nurse will monitor, assess, and round on patients utilizing predictive modelling tools in collaboration with the bedside clinical team. They are responsible for recognizing, assessing, coordinating, interpreting clinical surveillance data, re-evaluating the nursing care plan of patients and communicating that plan to the assigned team members. They will also perform administrative coordination of the Clinical Surveillance Program and Medical Emergency Team (MET). The MET's essential functions are but not limited to: Crisis intervention is first priority: Code Blue/Rapid Response/Code Stroke. The primary function is to respond to requests for assistance from the direct caregivers in assessing and stabilizing the patient's condition and organizing information to be communicated to the patient's physician. Assists as needed with the transport of patients moving to a higher level of care as appropriate. Qualifications Graduate from an accredited school of nursing. BSN or MSN required. Current Ca RN License required. Ability to lead and make sound clinical judgments related to patient care and to personnel administering that care. 3 years or greater of Medical ICU/ICU experienced required. Previous charge nurse experience preferred.
Jun 16, 2019
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Management responsibilities include the management of the orthopedic patient care unit, nursing personnel and the delivery of patient care on an assigned shift. Clinical responsibilities include direct and continuing responsibility for the nursing care of patients on an assigned shift; activities assuring comfort, safety, dignity, and continuity; the evaluation and assistance in upgrading all, serving as a role model for shift staff. Leadership responsibilities include the provision of leadership and direction on an assigned shift, functioning as a resource person, working collaboratively with others to achieve the goals of patient care unit; supporting the educational and teaching efforts of the unit. Staff development responsibilities include assisting in providing learning experiences for shift staff and students. Serves as a resource. Researcher responsibilities include assisting and identifying researchable patient problems; implementing and applying research as directed. Consultant provides administrative and clinical consultation on an assigned shift. 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 required Current experience in Orthopedics as an RN, required Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire
Jun 16, 2019