UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine

       

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 general supervision provide professional nursing care of patient. in the Structural Heart Clinic. 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 2 years or greater RN experience with Cardiology Step- down or ICU 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Torrance, 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. 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. We’re seeking a self-directed professional with a current California RN license and: BSN or MSN BCLS certification ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification OCN and PICC line certification preferred 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 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 Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with BSN or MSN. Possession of current California RN license. Possession of BCLS certification. Possession of ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification. Ability to push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more. Preferred: Possession of OCN certification. Possession of PICC line certification. Minimum of two years of acute care/oncology outpatient experience. Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Ability to organize, prioritize, and follow through for multiple patient treatments on an ongoing basis. Experience to accurately screen and triage acute patients. Knowledge to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to Physicians. Skill in usage of medical diagnostic equipment, as well as working knowledge of instruments and supplies required to perform necessary blood tests and provide infusion therapy. Ability to accept direction from leadership and act promptly. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with patients, peers, physicians and administrators. Skill in listening perceptively, conveying awareness and responding to patients and visitors with health concerns using tact and discretion. Ability to interact diplomatically and sympathetically with patients, their families, and general public in a high volume, clinical setting. Skill in performing with frequent interruptions and/or distractions including the ability to accept equivocal circumstances and respond to changing priorities and deadlines. Ability to maintain equanimity in the face of resistance, indifference, and hostility. Ability to maintain confidentiality and to work with sensitive and confidential information using discretion and judgment. Knowledge and ability to understand, assume responsibilities, and perform duties associated with moderate complexity laboratory testing, including quality control, calibration, proficiency testing, as well as review and approve test results prior to release. 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Play a leading role in delivering world-class stroke care. Contribute to an award-winning culture of nursing excellence. Expand your professional potential within an internationally-renowned health system. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. In this critical role on our Clinical Mobile Stroke Unit (MSU), you will bring a high level of expertise to the care and management of complex adult stroke patients requiring ICU and telemetry care during the transport process. You will provide an in-depth assessment of the patient’s needs as you assume clinical decision-making responsibility. This position involves close collaboration with physicians, paramedics, and other health professionals. As a clinical expert and research facilitator, you will use evidence-based knowledge to mentor and improve the skill level of colleagues and staff from referring institutions. The role also includes participation in maintaining MSU research protocols, quality data collection and patient follow up. Qualifications We’re seeking a highly-skilled clinical leader with current CA RN license and: BSN or MSN. ACLS, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN certification.  A minimum of three years ICU experience or ER experience with strong background in neurological and stroke assessment.  NIH certification and transport experience preferred. Flexibility in traveling and working in two locations where the MSU operates. Ability to work in a moving vehicle. Exceptional communication, leadership and teamwork skills. Expertise in developing a plan of care and implementing and evaluate appropriate interventions. Clinical knowledge necessary to provide patient, family and staff education. Transport experience preferred 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. 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Torrance, 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 Torrance, Irvine and Laguna Hills 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
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. This position floats to various units within the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Santa Monica hospital locations based on the patient census and the skills of the RN/Staff. An ability to work efficiently and effectively with others, providing compassionate and cutting edge patient care while also contributing to the positive and collaborative team environment at UCLA Health is a must. Qualifications Ability to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated nursing, PT/OT, and RT assisted tasks. Certification of Nursing Assistant from a state approved program or demonstrated equivalency. Ability to speak clearly and distinctly using appropriate English vocabulary and grammar. Ability to understand oral and written English directives. Ability to read and write standard English text. Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply and divide). Ability to accurately complete assigned tasks. Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely fashion. Understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations preferred. Recent ward clerk and/or appropriate clerical experience in an acute hospital environment. Skill in transcribing doctor's orders and medical information via manual or automated systems accurately, neatly and legibly. Skill in evaluating and reporting various kinds of emergent information pertinent to the functioning of an inpatient care unit. Ability to communicate on a one-to-one basis the duties of a ward secretary to float personnel and other staff members. Skill in responding to inquiries, imparting information and interpreting hospital policies and procedures to patients, public and staff in prompt and courteous manner, maintaining a professional manner. Ability to speak grammatically correct English clearly and distinctly to obtain and convey information to the public and hospital staff. Ability to read and write English to understand, interpret and record all ward clerk duties. Ability to perform with frequent interruption and distractions. Skill in prioritizing assignments to complete work in a timely manner when there are competing requirements and a heavy workload. Ability to pass an 8 hour computer data entry training course. BLS from the American Red Cross or American Heart Association required. California CNA Certification or current enrollment in a BSN or MSN program with completion of at least one Med Surg rotation 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of the Unit Director and Clinical Nurse Specialist/Clinical Educator-Supervisor, the primary responsibilities of the clinical nurse include the direct nursing care of patients utilizing the nursing process; development and application of leadership, management, and communication concepts; teaching of patients and staff; maintenance of professional standards in the Nethercutt Emergency Medicine Center at SMH. Qualifications BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN license required. BLS, ACLS and PALS Certification from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross. Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire Ability to complete a Nursing physical assessment Skill in developing a plan of care including setting goals, monitoring and documenting progress, Ability to implement interventions that are pertinent to goals established in the plan of care Ability to evaluate the effective of interventions toward the attainment of established goals and to recognize the need to reassess or reset goal parameters Ability to delegate tasks in a management style that is consistent with promoting leadership and teamwork Knowledge base to provide education to patients, families, and other staff regarding clinical and patient care issues at the Nethercutt Emergency Medicine Center at SMH. 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
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 California RN license is required. BSN required and MSN preferred. ER experience a plus. Minimum of three years of acute hospital experience; or the equivalent of education and experience preferred. Recent experience in case management, utilization management, or discharge planning. Team leading or management experience preferred. Self-directed, assertive and creative in problem solving, systems planning and patient care management in a high volume work environment. Demonstrates resourcefulness, effective written and oral communication, diplomacy, organizational, and analytical skills. Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams. Basic working knowledge of a large University teaching hospital; its purpose and functions. 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities As a representative of Medical Center Administration, the Administrative Nursing Supervisor is accountable for 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, the Administrative Nursing Supervisor initiates interventions based on their 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, the Administrative Nursing Supervisor in the absence of senior leadership, evaluates the disaster as it develops and assumes the incident commander role and initial responsibility for the response until such time as senior leaders are available. The Administrative Nursing Supervisor coordinates clinical and nursing resources to optimize efficient patient flow supporting throughput initiatives for safe patient placement within UCLA Health System. To achieve throughput initiatives the Administrative Nursing Supervisor works collaboratively with Patient Placement/Transfer Center management to assist in identifying and escalating barriers and operationalizing overflow patient care areas as needed. Also ensures the effective and compassionate management of decedent affairs. In addition, verbally and behaviorally, demonstrating skill, enthusiasm, commitment and loyalty to the department, profession and the organization. Qualifications BSN with an MSN or a BSN with a Master’s in a related field. BLS required Prefer applicant to have certification in area of practice. Must commanding presence and strong communication skills Must have at least 5 years of acute hospital experience. 5 years of ICU Nursing experience preferred. 2 years or greater of charge nurse or leadership 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The clinical nurse is a professional Registered Nurse who assumes responsibility and accountability for the Medical Geriatric Psychiatric 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 Ability to complete a Nursing physical assessment Skill in developing a plan of care including setting goals, monitoring and documenting progress Ability to implement interventions that are pertinent to goals established in the plan of care Ability to evaluate the effective of interventions toward the attainment of established goals and to recognize the need to reassess or reset goal parameters Ability to delegate tasks in a management style that is consistent with promoting leadership and teamwork Knowledge base to provide education to patients, families, and other staff regarding clinical and patient care issues. BSN or MSN required Two years or greater experience in an inpatient acute psychiatric setting, required BLS - American Heart Association Healthcare Provider or American Red Cross Professional Rescuer. 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
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. This position floats to various units within the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Santa Monica hospital locations based on the patient census and the skills of the RN/Staff. An ability to work efficiently and effectively with others, providing compassionate and cutting edge patient care while also contributing to the positive and collaborative team environment at UCLA Health is a must. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (BSN OR MSN Only), current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty, BLS certification. 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. ICU RNs float to both ICU and Med Surg Units. 3 years ICU experience required. BSN or MSN degree required. BLS required. ACLS preferred. National 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, 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 BSN Required, RN License Required Preferred - Three years of acute hospital experience; or the equivalent of education and experience. Preferred - Recent experience in case management, utilization management, or discharge planning. Team leading or management experience Self-directed, assertive and creative in problem solving, systems planning and patient care management in a high volume work environment. Demonstrates resourcefulness, effective written and oral communication, diplomacy, organizational, and analytical skills Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams. Basic computer skills. Basic working knowledge of a large University teaching hospital; its purpose and functions.Skills: Ability to effectively communicate to physician/staff the medical necessity/appropriateness/level of care criteria that is necessary for acute care hospitalization. Ability to effectively communicate to the payer the medical necessity/appropriateness/level of care criteria that is necessary for acute care hospitalization. Skill in setting priorities that accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities. Skill in abstracting and interpreting medical information from patient records. Working knowledge of laws, rules, and regulations regarding utilization review and discharge planning functions of government programs such Medicare, Medi-Cal, and CCS. Clinical experience sufficient to understand and communicate medical diagnosis and courses of treatment to professional and non-professional personnel. Ability to develop an individualized case management plan that addresses physical, vocational, psychosocial, financial, and educational needs. Basic computer 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities The LVN on the Perinatal Units, under RN supervision performs the following responsibilities: Clinical: the assessment of basic & complex patient care problems both actual and potential. Collaborates with the RN and MD to formulate a patient plan of care; updates the care plan with input from all team members, assumes an active role in the actual planning of patient care goals. Assists in providing and maintaining a safe patient care environment. Prepares and administers medications according to policy. Keeps self-current with orders written for assigned patients.Performs other specific functions according to specific protocols. Assists in emergency situations. Documents records. Teaching: Participates in developing, implementing and evaluating the patient and family teaching plan for effectiveness. Assists in assessing learning needs of students, new LVNs and floats. Orients LVN staff, students, and floats. Professional Standards: support institutional standards and systems operations. Fulfillment of work schedule commitments. Completion of health courses and requirements per policy, maintains appearance, conduct and attitude of the LVN role model. Qualifications Graduation from an accredited school of nursing Current active licensure as an LVN in the State of California. Knowledgeable in university, hospital, and departmental policies and procedures. Be able to communicate effectively. Must be able to perform basic nursing functions in the care of patients. Must be able to organize work, set priorities and work under stress. Must be able to accept direction, be flexible, and work scheduled hours as needed. Blood and IV withdrawal required. Minimum of 6 months of LVN experience required. Experience in a perinatal unit and scrub nurse experience preferred. BLS from the AHA or ARC, 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.
Jan 16, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Direct patient care duties for the Hematology/Oncology/Transplant patients requiring infusion. Other specialties include rheumatology, dermatology, immunology, etc. Infusions include administration of chemotherapy, immunotherapy, blood transfusions, injectables, and supportive care. The infusion center also manage the care of autologous transplant patients from conditioning, stem cell infusion to cell recovery. Nurses are collaborative team members to coordinate with multidisciplinary team to plan and satisfy care needs from a holistic view. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN or MSN required. Current active California RN licensure required. BLS required. 2 years or greater of oncology experience required 2 years of chemotherapy infusion experience required Active chemotherapy/Biotherapy Certification required Clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty, Oncology. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team, and total, primary or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations. Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress codes, varied work schedules and nursing practices. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics. Original degree official transcripts from nursing program required upon hire. Non-oncology experienced nurses may be considered at the Clinical Nurse II level. 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.
Jan 09, 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. As a Clinical Nurse III, 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. We’re seeking a self-directed professional with a current California RN license and: BSN or MSN BCLS certification ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification OCN and PICC line certification preferred 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 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 Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with BSN or MSN. Possession of current California RN license. Possession of BCLS certification. Possession of ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification. Ability to push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more. Preferred: Possession of OCN certification. Possession of PICC line certification. Minimum of two years of acute care/oncology outpatient experience. Working knowledge of the UCLA registration system, appointment scheduling system and order entry system. Ability to organize, prioritize, and follow through for multiple patient treatments on an ongoing basis. Experience to accurately screen and triage acute patients. Knowledge to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to Physicians. Skill in usage of medical diagnostic equipment, as well as working knowledge of instruments and supplies required to perform necessary blood tests and provide infusion therapy. Ability to accept direction from leadership and act promptly. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with patients, peers, physicians and administrators. Skill in listening perceptively, conveying awareness and responding to patients and visitors with health concerns using tact and discretion. Ability to interact diplomatically and sympathetically with patients, their families, and general public in a high volume, clinical setting. Skill in performing with frequent interruptions and/or distractions including the ability to accept equivocal circumstances and respond to changing priorities and deadlines. Ability to maintain equanimity in the face of resistance, indifference, and hostility. Ability to maintain confidentiality and to work with sensitive and confidential information using discretion and judgment. Knowledge and ability to understand, assume responsibilities, and perform duties associated with moderate complexity laboratory testing, including quality control, calibration, proficiency testing, as well as review and approve test results prior to release. 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.
Jan 09, 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 Previous Oncology experience Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification 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.
Jan 09, 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. 2 years or greater of Perinatal experience, desired  BSN or MSN requiredOfficial Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire 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.
Jan 09, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of the Unit Director and Clinical Nurse Specialist/Clinical Educator-Supervisor, the primary responsibilities of the clinical nurse include the direct nursing care of patients utilizing the nursing process; development and application of leadership, management, and communication concepts; teaching of patients and staff; maintenance of professional standards in the Nethercutt Emergency Medicine Center at SMH. Qualifications BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN license required. BLS, ACLS and PALS Certification from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross. Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire Ability to complete a Nursing physical assessment Skill in developing a plan of care including setting goals, monitoring and documenting progress, Ability to implement interventions that are pertinent to goals established in the plan of care Ability to evaluate the effective of interventions toward the attainment of established goals and to recognize the need to reassess or reset goal parameters Ability to delegate tasks in a management style that is consistent with promoting leadership and teamwork Knowledge base to provide education to patients, families, and other staff regarding clinical and patient care issues at the Nethercutt Emergency Medicine Center at SMH. 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.
Jan 09, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Torrance, CA, USA
Responsibilities Play a vital role within a world-class health organization. Advance our compassionate, award-winning care. Take your career to the next level. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. Provide direct patient care for diverse patient population within assigned Southbay Medicine Outpatient practice, working with faculty physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, nursing staff, patient services staff and ancillary personnel. UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles as well as the David Geffen School of Medicine. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health. Qualifications Required: CA LVN License Current and valid CPR certification with ability to administer CPR. Possess IV therapy certification. Ability to travel to Westwood/LAX locations for mandatory 2 or 4-week training upon hire. Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and/or procedures. Ability to take vitals signs, administer medications, perform POCT testing and obtain medication refills as needed. Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to the physician. Knowledge of symptomatology of common and or life threatening medical problems. Interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with the physicians, staff, and all health providers. Skill to perform CPR. Keyboard literacy skills to access and input data in computerized logging systems. Preferred: Experience in ambulatory setting Pediatrics 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.
Jan 09, 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.
Jan 09, 2020
Full time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Join a Dynamic team of Nurse Practitioners caring for a complex Cardiothoracic ICU patient population. You will work with an amazing group of healthcare professionals! 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 MSN with Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Specialty requir4ed. CA RN and NP National Certification as an Acute Care NP required. NPI - Less than 6 months of experience NPII- 6 months or greater NP experience 3 years or greater of RN or NP experience in the ICU required Cardiothoracic ICU or step-down 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.
Jan 09, 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.
Jan 09, 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.
Jan 09, 2020