Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN or MSN required. Current active California R.N. licensure. BLS required. ACLS preferred. 2 years or greater or Step-down or telemetry experience required. PCCN preferred.
Ability to perform historical, physical, and behavioral assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in developing individualized care plans, incorporating patient preferences and evidence-based practice. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Skill in clinical reasoning, setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly. Skill in communication and collaboration with healthcare team. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations. Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code, and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics.
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.