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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
ResponsibilitiesAs the Clinical Laboratory Scientist, you will perform a wide variety of technical procedures within the Transfusion Service.  Major responsibilities include patient transfusion testing and immunology problem work-ups, computer data entry and retrieval, quality control testing, quality assurance activities, and donor quality assurance.  This CLS position works with a team of licensed and unlicensed staff to provide transfusion support of the patients of UCLA Medical Center including trauma and transplant patients.  Other duties include responding to telephone requests for information and test results, and maintaining laboratory records. Qualifications•Current California Clinical Lab Scientist License  •Working knowledge of lab safety and test methodologies used in blood banking.   •Ability to accurately record and collate lab data, and to draw appropriate conclusions.   •Ability to perform computer data entry and retrieval.   •Must have manual dexterity to perform...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAs the Clinical Laboratory Scientist, you will perform a wide variety of technical procedures in the Emergency Department, Anesthesiology and Core Laboratory.  Your responsibilities will include specimen processing; method development, modification and parallel testing; testing in chemistry, hematology, coagulation, immunoassay, and blood gases; preparation of abstracts/manuscripts; maintaining and repairing laboratory instruments; performing quality control and calibration; sample processing; reagent preparation; and data entry. Qualifications•A current California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License.   •Recent demonstrated technical competence in high volume chemistry/hematology required.   •Must have working knowledge of lab safety, basic lab skills (pipetting, dilutions, specimen integrity, etc) and test methodologies used in chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, infectious disease testing.    •Skill in practical application of fractions, percentages, ratios and...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAs the Senior Clinical Laboratory Specialist for Quality Assurance/Compliance, you will provide leadership and technical expertise to direct a quality and compliance program within the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.  Job duties include: maintaining quality system essentials throughout multidisciplinary laboratory operations, ensuring conformity with all regulations, laws, guidelines, and standards of the licensing, accrediting, government and credentialing agencies, reviewing quality data, proficiency testing activities, validation plans, performing assessments/audits, developing new policies, processes and procedures and/or providing technical review for both the laboratory and UCLA Health. Additional duties include: review nonconforming events to identify systematic problems, review data for trends and apply tools for risk management/process improvement, provide oversight for department document control and record retention practices, and conduct...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAs the Clinical Laboratory Scientist, you will perform a wide variety of technical procedures in Microbiology. Other duties include method development-modification-parallel testing, collaboration on or independent preparation of abstracts or manuscripts, maintenance repair of laboratory instruments, sample processing, reagent preparation, and data entry. Must be able to work weekends, holidays and other shifts as needed.  Qualifications•A current California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License •Clinical and Technical knowledge: Mycobacteriology, Mycology, Parasitology and Microbiologic techniques, Molecular methods, Reference ranges, Test methodologies, Instrument operation and maintenance, CAP and other regulatory requirements  •Must have knowledge of disease states associated with the tests performed in the area in order to be able to inform physicians on significance of test results •Able to perform testing, documentation, interpretation, and preparation of...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesUnder the general supervision of a Supervisor, Education Coordinator, Sr. Specialist or designee, the Clinical Lab Tech Apprentice will train in a selected area of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. Incumbent will perform a wide variety of technical procedures, including sample processing, reagent preparation, data entry and repair laboratory instruments.  The primary goal of this program is to train qualified individuals for eligibility and licensure as Clinical Genetic Molecular Biologists by the state of California. The training programs are approved by the California Department of Health Services, and include practical laboratory experience and didactic lectures given by directors of laboratory sections, consultants, and experienced technologists. Qualifications •Current and valid Clinical Laboratory Specialist Trainee License issued by the California Department of Health Services/Laboratory Field Services. •Must be able to communicate...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAs the Senior Clinical Laboratory Scientist Supervisor, the primary duties are to coordinate and supervise all activities in the Phlebotomy and Specimen Processing sections of the UCLA Santa Monica Laboratory. You will serve as a core member of the management team, along with the Laboratory Manager to provide oversight for operations. Responsibilities include direct supervision of staff and daily operational activities. Participates in 24/7 on call rotation. Responsible to develop and maintain policies and procedures, oversee training and competency assessments, perform performance evaluations, liaison with clinical staff to evaluate, respond to, and resolve issues, initiate corrective action and educate clinical staff. Perform liaison functions with multidisciplinary groups at UCLA Laboratories and UCLA Clinics. Initiate and maintain process improvement activities with multidisciplinary groups to ensure optimal delivery of service that meet quality, cost...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesSeeking a Physical Therapist with strong background and clinical expertise in orthopedic and neurologic conditions with varying patient demographics from adolescents to geriatrics. Primary functions are to provide applicable physical therapy care for patients with various diagnoses in a fast paced outpatient setting. Major duties include: patient evaluation and treatment, electronic medical record documentation, maintain expected productivity levels (including special assignments), special projects and duties as assigned. The primary function is patient care, unless otherwise specified. This candidate will be responsible for working with a physical therapist assistant and delegating patient caseloads as appropriate. QualificationsRequired: California Physical Therapy License or eligibility to work as such. Experience with orthopedic and neurologic conditions necessary to successfully navigate this position. Current BCLS certification. Strong communication skills and...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesPerform routine and complex Respiratory Therapy for adult and pediatric patients. Assignment may include all critical care areas and intensive care units. QualificationsCPR:BCLS (ACLS Highly Desired) License:CA-RCP, RRT (Registered Positions TC9049/9051) Certifications:PALS (Required at SMH Highly Desired at WWH), BCLS Instructor (Highly Desired), NRP (Required for SMH NICU) Degree:RT-Certificate of Completion, A.A. (Highly Desired) 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.
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesPerform routine and complex Respiratory Therapy for adult and pediatric patients.  Assignment may include all critical care areas and intensive care units. QualificationsIn collaboration with the Pediatric Transport Nurse (RR only), the RT II will assume responsibility and accountability in the provision of advanced and complex respiratory care for Adult, neonatal and pediatric patients during the inpatient care and transport process. After completing supervised clinical training, care for these patients will include the application and utilization of advanced practice skills. The transport RT II will maintain all respiratory transport equipment and supplies in good working order. Educational opportunities will include the training of new employees; in-servicing staffs on new equipment and techniques, Customer service, communication and public relations are key aspects of this position. May be required to work in any area in the Health System.  May require rotating...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesProvide age appropriate Occupational Therapy care in order to meet the needs of patients with various diagnoses in the acute care setting.  Major duties include: patient treatment, completing all documentation requirements accurately and timely.  The primary function is patient care, unless otherwise specified. May be required to rotate between clinical areas and will be required to participate in holiday and weekend coverage.  Must commit to 2 weekend days per month.  Must have the ability to effectively communicate with patients and staff from varied cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds.  Ability to work as a member of the team, including sharing knowledge, giving and receiving feedback, taking initiative to assist others, problem solving and providing an atmosphere conducive to learning.  Able to work in a fast paced environment QualificationsAcute care experience preferred.  Minimum of 2 years acute care experience for an OT 2 position.  This is an OT 1 or 2...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAssist physicians with diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology procedures by monitoring, scrubbing, and circulating. Assist with digital cine acquisition. Perform digital analysis of LV wall motion, coronary artery sizing and stenosis. Perform panning, collimation and filtering. Rotate within Interventional Cardiology to include Pediatric Cath, Adult Cath, Peripheral Vascular and Electrophysiology. Includes on-call with 30 minute response time. QualificationsGraduate of an accredited school of Radiologic Technology required. Current CRT, ARRT, and fluoroscopy permit required. ACLS required six months after starting. ARRT CI (Cardiac-Interventional) certification preferred. RCIS (Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist) certification preferred. Writing and computer skills to accurately document procedures with all interventions and supply usage. Ability to stand and wear lead for long periods. Ability to comply with department standards inclusive of...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAs a Generalist Clinical Laboratory Scientist, you will perform a wide variety of technical procedures at the Santa Monica UCLA Lab. Primary responsibilities include performing tests in routine chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, infectious diseases analysis, peripheral blood and body fluid cell morphology, routine coagulation and Blood Banking. QualificationsWe’re seeking a detail-oriented, self-motivated team player with: • A current California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License • Recent demonstrated technical competence in high volume chemistry/hematology. • Working knowledge of lab safety and test methodologies used in chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, infectious disease testing.  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks (i.e. computer data entry and pipetting). • Two years recent experience performing testing in a high volume testing lab, preferred.  • Abnormal Hematology experience preferred.  • Knowledge and experience with: Sysmex Hematology, Roche...
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesPerform routine and complex Respiratory Therapy for adult and pediatric patients. Assignment may include all critical care areas and intensive care units. QualificationsCPR:BCLS (ACLS Highly Desired) License:CA-RCP, RRT (Registered Positions TC9049/9051) Certifications:PALS (Required at SMH Highly Desired at WWH), BCLS Instructor (Highly Desired), NRP (Required for SMH NICU) Degree:RT-Certificate of Completion, A.A. (Highly Desired) TITLE CODE (9049 / career or 9051, per diem) and PAY RATE DETERMINED BY CREDENTIALS OF APPLICANT 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.
Jul 02, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThis position is for a Psychologist II to deliver sleep (e.g., insomnia) protocols on and off campus to the Sleep Research Group within the David Geffen School of Medicine Medicine-VA Wadsworth department. This psychologist will work in a clinical research setting on and off campus (majority of time off campus in the San Fernando Valley and Westside). The overall vision of the researchers within the Sleep Research Group is the advancement of the health and healthcare of older adults through innovative research programs that focus on sleep disorders such as insomnia. The SRG conducts multi-year randomized trials and other research projects funded by both government (e.g., VA, NIH) and non-government agencies.  The psychologist will provide cognitive behavioral therapy to research participants following a research protocol. The psychologist will work collaboratively with investigators, trainees, and staff at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and other...
Jun 30, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe Specialty Pharmacy/Outpatient Pharmacy technician processes and fills prescriptions according to the laws and regulations under the supervision of a pharmacist. He/She undertakes other tasks under the direction and supervision of a Pharmacist to provide excellent patient care and ensure the pharmacy runs smoothly. The Specialty Pharmacy technician also helps the pharmacist reach out to patients through clinical interventions to promote adherence. Among other responsibilities, the pharmacy technician will: Sterilize surfaces, equipment and prepare the pharmacy for opening Greet customers and answer questions Perform Outreach calls Receive prescriptions, check their validity and process them. Process prescriptions electronically and ensure all information is complete and accurate Resolve issues when they arise (e.g. rejected insurance claims) Select the appropriate medicine and measure dosages to fill prescriptions Sort, stock, label medication and monitor...
Jun 30, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe Specialty Pharmacy/Outpatient Pharmacy technician processes and fills prescriptions according to the laws and regulations under the supervision of a pharmacist. He/She undertakes other tasks under the direction and supervision of a Pharmacist to provide excellent patient care and ensure the pharmacy runs smoothly. The Specialty Pharmacy technician also helps the pharmacist reach out to patients through clinical interventions to promote adherence. Among other responsibilities, the pharmacy technician will: Sterilize surfaces, equipment and prepare the pharmacy for opening Greet customers and answer questions Perform Outreach calls Receive prescriptions, check their validity and process them. Process prescriptions electronically and ensure all information is complete and accurate Resolve issues when they arise (e.g. rejected insurance claims) Select the appropriate medicine and measure dosages to fill prescriptions Sort, stock, label medication and monitor...
Jun 30, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAs the Clinical Laboratory Scientist, you will perform a wide variety of technical procedures in a section of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. Job duties include performing clinical laboratory tests, preparing reagents, performing quality control and calibration for test systems, maintaining and repairing laboratory equipment, processing specimens, and performing data entry.  QualificationsREQUIRED * Current California Clinical Laboratory license * Bachelor’s Degree PREFERRED *  2 or more years of experience in Flow Cytometry laboratory - 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.
Jun 30, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe EMT is responsible for the safe and efficient transport of the UCLA Health System Mobile Stroke Unit among the various sites of operation after hours. The Mobile Stroke Unit will not be in service during transport but needs to be relocated to various sites around the greater Los Angeles area. This EMT must be comfortable driving and operating an air break ambulance. Must pass physical agility test for transport team members annually or as indicated, to insure safe performance of job functions. Qualifications* Maintain current EMT certification with LA expanded scope of practice. * Air break ambulance operating/driving experience required * Specialized license to operate air break ambulance * A valid California Ambulance driver’s certificate, medical examiners certificate and a good driving record. * Must pass physical agility test for transport team members on hire, annually and as indicated, to insure safe performance of job functions UCLA...
Jun 30, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesPlay a key role in the delivery of world-class patient care. Continuously elevate quality of care within an award winning health system. Leverage your expertise to make a life changing difference . At UCLA Health outpatient pharmacy, you can do all this and more.  Under the direction of the staff pharmacist and pharmacy supervisor, the Pharmacy technician assists in all technical aspects of prescription filling and dispensing activities, within the scope of their license.  Duties include processing, filling and dispensing prescriptions as well as inventory management and medication delivery at bedside QualificationsCA Pharmacy Tech license required Knowledge of pharmaceutical generic and trade names and their dosage forms, and the ability to cross-reference common drugs from memory. Ability to accurately perform pharmaceutical calculations. Knowledge of medical terminology and pharmaceutical abbreviations. Ability to work independently and follow-through on...
Jun 30, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesChaplain Resident is to provide spiritual care services to patients, families, and staff of RRUCLA Medical Center while participating in a year of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) for the professional development of spiritual leadership and pastoral/spiritual care skills.  CPE program includes being on-call on assigned days. QualificationsBachelor’s Degree, Masters preferred, and a unit of Clinical Pastoral Education (or equivalency, as determined by the Director of Spiritual Care Department). Pastoral care/spiritual care skills and experience. Willingness and ability to engage in pastoral/spiritual care-giving to persons of any faith group. Sensitivity to diverse religious, spiritual, and cultural practices and values. Ability to respond to people of diverse backgrounds in a caring and compassionate way, enabling them to make decisions, accept loss, and cope with crisis situations. Ability to function effectively in crisis or under stress. Capable of theological...
Jun 30, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of a registered pharmacist, when assigned to the I.V. Additive Service, performs those repetitive and manipulative activities which primarily consist of aseptically compounding IV solutions (LVPs, IVPBs, TPN, Syringes, etc), maintaining inventory control, record keeping (refrigerator temperature logs and hood cleaning), housekeeping and security functions. Prior experience preferred Qualifications CA Pharmacy Technician license required. 2 years of hospital inpatient experience preferred. Ability to accurately perform pharmaceutical calculations. Knowledge of pharmaceutical generic and trade names and their dosage forms, and the ability to cross-reference the most common drugs from memory. Knowledge of medical terminology and pharmaceutical abbreviations. Skill in preparing intravenous solutions using aseptic technique. Ability to work independently and follow-through on assignments with minimal supervision. Skill in computer order...
Jun 30, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesPlay a key role in supporting a world-class health system. Bring together the vital resources that make exceptional patient care possible. Experience an opportunity that will make the most of your unique abilities. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health. As a Pharmacy Purchasing Manager, you will oversee the procurement and distribution of pharmaceuticals, medical supplies and related products. This involves managing purchasing, contract administration, and inventory control processes as well as relationships with the primary wholesaler and other vendors. You will provide oversight while ensuring compliance with the purchasing aspects of the 340B Drug Pricing Program including management of split billing software. You will also handle drug shortages oversight/implementation and execution/monitoring of pharmacy cost savings initiatives. This position will be responsible for supervising pharmacy buyers, pharmacy storeroom personnel and ensuring that...
Jun 30, 2020
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesUnder direct supervision of registered pharmacists, this position aids the hospital pharmacy technician to deliver medications to and from hospital nursing stations and pharmacy.  The hospital transporter may also be responsible for assisting pharmacy staff in satellites with restocking and transporting medications to and from the Main Pharmacy. The transporter may also be responsible for participating in general housekeeping, assisting the storekeeper to put away supplies and medications, and performing other general messenger duties as required. QualificationsRequired: High school diploma or equivalent required. Preferred: Pharmacy technician background and experience. CA pharmacy tech license required if Pharmacy Technician 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...
Jun 30, 2020