Oct 20, 2020

Nurse Practitioner II - Liver Transplant

  • UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description


Join a collaborative, comprehensive team for our nationally recognized Adult Liver Transplant Program. As a Nurse Practitioner on this service, U can make a difference in our patient and families lives!

The NP functions in an interdependent role by implementing the appropriate Standardized Procedures (SPs). By using the SPs the NP is able to
change treatment regimen after observing signs and symptoms of illness, reactions to treatment, general behavior and physical condition and
determines if they are abnormal findings (Ca Nursing Practice Act, subsection(b) of Section 2725). The NP will provide and coordinate the care
of patients, provide patient/family education, promote safe continuity of care. The NP also participates in interdisciplinary and clinical rounds,
provides education and support, as well as makes appropriate referrals. Document services rendered.
NPIII is designated as an expert resource within the specialization or clinical experience.Qualifications

Master’s degree in Nursing with Acute Care NP specialty required
National Certification in NP specialty required
Experience with Liver Transplant patients as an RN or NP desired
3 years or greater of acute care inpatient RN or NP experience required
NP1 less than 6 months of NP experience
NPII 6 months or greater of NP experience

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.