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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.

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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. QualificationsWe’re seeking a skilled, compassionate individual with: Current California Physical Therapy license and BCLS certification Strong communication, interpersonal and decision-making skills The ability to work autonomously as well as part of a...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesUnder the supervision of the UCLA Cardiac Imaging Physicians, the Echocardiographic Tech will perform all 2-dimensional echoes, M-mode, and Doppler studies. Notifies (By Pager) Cardiac Imaging Physicians for any URGENT and/or Pre-Operative Echo Readings. Prepares preliminary interpretation of those studies. Prepares and maintains records pertinent to echo studies.  Performs other duties as assigned and directed by the UCLA Cardiac Imaging Physicians and Manager. QualificationsRequired: * Provide services for all Cardiac Imaging Clinics in Westwood, Ronald Regan Hospital and community practices. * Successful completion of a cardiac echocardiography technology program. * Ability to deliver basic cardiac life support (BCLS). * Ability to be Registered (ARDMS or CCI) in adult cardiac echocardiography within six months of employment. * Knowledge and ability to apply knowledge of cardiac anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology.  * Ability to apply theory to...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesBecome 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.  In this exciting and rewarding position, you will provide exceptional nursing care for Perinatal patients. You will offer guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. You will also assess patient, family and staff learning needs, deliver appropriate clinical education and promote effective working relationships. This involves collaborating with an interdisciplinary team of dedicated professionals to develop and implement a care plan, including providing detailed care instructions.  QualificationsWe're seeking a highly-skilled, self-motivated nursing professional with: Current California RN license and relevant clinical nursing skills BSN/MSN Required BCLS from the American Red Cross or American Heart Association...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesMajor duties include provision of lactation consultant services to inpatient mothers on the post-partum unit and mothers of infants in the NICU.  Services include direct assessment, planning, intervening and evaluating of lactation services, development of relevant policies and procedures, education for the health team, and participation in discharge planning and follow-up activities related to lactation consultation services.  Other responsibilities would include teaching Prenatal Education classes and outpatient lactation consults. Qualifications·      1 year lactation consultant experience preferred ·      NICU experience preferred ·      Current IBCLC required ·      Demonstrate an understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations ·      Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely manner UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesPrimary functions are to provide applicable outpatient physical therapy care for patients with various diagnoses.  Major duties include:  patient evaluation, patient treatment, documentation requirements, maintains expected productivity levels (including special assignments).  The primary function is patient care, unless otherwise specified. You will be required to rotate between outpatient clinical areas and will be required to participate in holiday and weekend coverage as needed. Qualifications* Licensure as a California Physical Therapist and current CPR certification * Minimum 2 years of prior PT 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.
Sep 24, 2021
Full Time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesPrimary functions are to provide applicable outpatient physical therapy care for patients with various diagnoses.  Major duties include:  patient evaluation, patient treatment, documentation requirements, maintains expected productivity levels (including special assignments).  The primary function is patient care, unless otherwise specified. You will be required to rotate between outpatient clinical areas and will be required to participate in holiday and weekend coverage as needed. Qualifications* Licensure/certification as a PT and current CPR Card * Minimum 2 years experience required * Ability to safely perform repetitive bending, stooping, sitting, squatting, walking, standing during 8-10 hr. day. Normal duties involve lifting (up to 35 pounds without equipment), transferring patients, and pushing wheelchairs up to 500 feet. * Sufficient dexterity and strength to perform standard duties including patient care, treatments, documentation and equipment use. *...
Sep 24, 2021
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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 Technician license – Required.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...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
Responsibilities Under direct supervision of a registered pharmacist, when assigned to an inpatient practice area, performs those repetitive and manipulative activities which primarily consist of drug distribution duties, pre-packaging, maintaining the inventory in the Pyxis medstations (filling the medstation daily, checking for outdates), IV and chemotherapy sterile compounding, record keeping (refrigerator temperature logs and hood cleaning), billing, housekeeping and security functions. Limited 1-year appointment; may convert to career. QualificationsCurrently enrolled in a Pharm D. Program – Required. CA Pharmacy Intern license – Required. 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....
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesPlay a key role in the delivery of world-class patient care. Make a significant contribution to an award-winning health system. Leverage your expertise to make a life-changing difference. At UCLA Health, you can do all this and more. In this key role, you will be responsible for preparing and dispensing many types of pharmaceuticals to fulfill orders in the inpatient pharmacies. You will collaborate closely with other members of the health care team to help prevent inappropriate or misuse of medications. Adhering to departmental policies and procedures, you will deliver a wide range of clinical services (e.g., pharmacokinetic dosing, therapeutic interchange, IV/PO conversions, TPN per pharmacy, pharmacist interventions). 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...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Westlake Village, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesIn this position, you will participate in total patient care in the ambulatory setting, recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms and life threatening emergencies. You will also act as a staff person in the office, assisting in patient care, and maintain high standards of care in the community offices. QualificationsRequired: * A medical assistant diploma/certificate from a secondary, post secondary, or adult education program in a public school authorized by the Dept. of Education, in a community college program provided for in the Education Code, or a post secondary institution accredited or approved by the Bureau of Post secondary and Vocational Education in the Dept. of Consumer Affairs .   * Current and valid CPR certification through American Heart Association or Red Cross, with ability to administer CPR  * Demonstrated completion of ten clock hours of training in administering injections and performing skin tests, and/or ten clock hours of training...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe Fire Department & Law Enforcement Continuing Education and Quality Improvement Division is affiliated with over 24 state agencies in the Los Angeles County.  Educators work in affiliated fire department and law enforcement agencies providing continuing education, quality improvement and coordinating ride-alongs to maintain the certification and licensure of EMTs and paramedics, ensure compliance with the LA County Department of Health Services, conduct pilot studies, and promote best practices.  QualificationsCurrent certification as a Registered Nurse with Mobile Intensive Care Nurse or licensed Paramedic with Mobile Intensive Care Paramedic. Five (5) years’ experience in a critical care setting. Two (2) years’ experience as a Mobile Intensive Care Nurse. Previous Prehospital Care Coordinator for a base hospital (preferred). Baccalaureate degree in health related field, nursing, health care administration, health care education, emergency medical...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAs a BLS Instructor, you will provide skills presentations, and instruction in our Basic Cardiac Life Support programs including recertification for more than 1,000 students every year. Responsibilities include but are not limited to; instructing students on the application of equipment and performance of practical skills, evaluating students during instruction, and skills exams, acting as a student advocate in the learning process, creating an active learning environment, ensuring course requirements and objectives are met, transporting and managing course equipment at off-site locations.   Duties may also include light lifting (from 10 to 20 pounds' maximum) to heavy lifting (50 pounds occasionally, no maximum) and can involve climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, handling, fingering, feeling, talking, hearing, and seeing (including the ability to perceive differences in colors, shades, or harmonious combinations or to match...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesACLS and PALS Instructors provide lecture presentations, and skills instruction according to American Heart Association Community Training Center standards. Courses are provided for the UCLA Medical Center, and general medical community at large. Responsibilities include providing demonstrations, acting as a student advocate in the learning process, creating an active learning environment, ensuring course requirements, and objectives are met, assisting in the development of educational objectives as well as testing methods, and other duties as assigned. This is a 10% per diem position. QualificationsCurrent license as a paramedic, registered nurse, medical doctor, or respiratory therapist   A minimum of one year of clinical working experience   Minimum of one year of relevant teaching experience   Current AHA Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (CPR) certification   (ACLS) provider & instructor and/or Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesProduce diagnostic images and hemodynamic testing of the human anatomy utilizing both stationary and portable ultrasound equipment. Record patient images via appropriate archival media, transfer images as needed. Review clinical information regarding patient along with images with the Radiologist.  Achieve images onto appropriate media, follow UCLA Radiology Department’s verification process, and maintain accurate up-to-date records of procedures performed. Maintain departmental quality standards. Explain to fellows, residents, and new employee the methods of scanning and equipment operations when directed. Practice sterile techniques, maintain aseptic conditions and use universal precautions at all times. Perform first aid on patients to maintain patient’s health until further assistance arrives. Exercise strict patient confidentiality. Monitor patient’s comfort while in the ultrasound department. Demonstrate a professional attitude by being courteous towards...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe department of Pathology & Lab Medicine is seeking to hire a Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Per Diem to join their Immunoserology section. In this role, you will assist with a variety of technical procedures. Primary responsibilities include: •Operate current instrumentations:  Siemens ADVIA Centaur XP, BioFlash, Agility, DSX, Liaison, Sebia Hydrasys, OC Sensor Diana (FIT) instrument, and/or other immunoassay instruments. •Troubleshoot laboratory instruments •Reagent preparation  Note: this is a per diem position primarily assigned to the day shift, from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Qualifications•A current, California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License (CLS)  •At least two years of current technical and practical experience in Immunoserology and/or Chemistry – highly preferred   •Working knowledge of instrumentations: Siemens ADVIA Centaur XP, BioFlash, Agility, DSX, Liaison, Sebia Hydrasys, OC Sensor Diana (FIT) instrument, and/or other immunoassay...
Sep 24, 2021
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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...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe Support Services Assistant Manager of the Front Desk clerical staff, OR Assistants and PSST’s will provide active daily management and ensure a quality patient surgical experience specific to the OR environment. Incumbent has a strong clinical background to assist training of staff to perform duties/ responsibilities for the roles of OR Assistant and PSST (Anesthesia Technician). Incumbent must have strong leadership, communication and critical thinking skills. The incumbent is responsible for the effective coordination, management and supervision of staff while providing and maintaining an organized, smoothly functioning support services of the Operating Room. This position serves as Assistant Manager of the Support Services.  The incumbent functions as a resource to front desk staff, Operating Room nurses and surgical technicians, anesthesiologist, and surgeons. The incumbent is responsible as requested for ensuring the proper performance of the front desk,...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Century City, Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe Medical Assistant supports the physician and nursing staff in the delivery of health care by performing a variety of medically related tasks. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, and preparing patients for examination. Greets patients and manages patient care flow. Prepares patients for provider by reviewing current medications and record in medical record. Sets up exam room/procedure rooms appropriately based on patient visit needs. Assists provider in examination/procedure rooms as needed. Assists in follow-up scheduling needs. Answers patient calls in timely fashion. Prepares charts as needed. Ability to understand and assist two or more providers with clinical care. Handles all designated clinical care telephone interactions with provider input. Communicates all significant clinical findings to physician. Serves as an advocate for patient and utilizes appropriate resources. QualificationsKnowledge of normal and...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesIncumbent will perform duties as an Operating Room Assistant to include: patient care; blood products, specimens, and equipment transport; equipment maintenance, environmental sanitation, restocking supplies, cleaning soiled supplies, storing and distributing anesthesia support materials. Other duties include, but are not limited to customer service and departmental efficiencies. Qualifications·       Physical requirements: Ability to lift, carry, push or pull 50lbs. or more. Dexterity to operate equipment. ·       Awareness of potential exposure to injury of hazardous materials. Knowledge of disinfectants germicides, and sterilants. ·       Knowledge of department specialty equipment (name, storage location, use, basic function, and trouble-shooting) ·       Knowledge of infection control, AORN, and AAMI standards related to job function ·       Knowledge of government regulations: JCAHO, OSHA, Waste Management ·       Consistently demonstrates a high...
Sep 24, 2021
Full Time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesIncumbent will perform duties as an Operating Room Assistant to include: patient care; blood products, specimens, and equipment transport; equipment maintenance, environmental sanitation, restocking supplies, cleaning soiled supplies, storing and distributing anesthesia support materials. Other duties include, but are not limited to customer service and departmental efficiencies. Qualifications·       Physical requirements: Ability to lift, carry, push or pull 50lbs. or more. Dexterity to operate equipment. ·       Awareness of potential exposure to injury of hazardous materials. Knowledge of disinfectants germicides, and sterilants. ·       Knowledge of department specialty equipment (name, storage location, use, basic function, and trouble-shooting) ·       Knowledge of infection control, AORN, and AAMI standards related to job function ·       Knowledge of government regulations: JCAHO, OSHA, Waste Management ·       Consistently demonstrates a high...
Sep 24, 2021
Full Time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAs the Clinical Laboratory Scientist (per diem), 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•Current and valid 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,...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAdmin Clinical Care Partners deliver patient care under the direct supervision of registered nurses.  Performs basic patient care skills, follows infection control practices, positions, transfers and transports patients, takes vital signs, collects specimens, accurately observes, reports and charts, performs range of motion and assists with feedings, self-care and elimination needs.  Qualifications·         Current California CNA Certification OR current enrollment in state approved nursing program with a minimum of one completed Med/Surg rotation ·         Current BCLS certification from the AHA or ARC ·         Skill in evaluating and reporting various kinds of emergent information pertinent to the functioning of an inpatient care unit.  ·         Demonstrates knowledge of patient identification policies ·         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...
Sep 24, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesUnder supervision of the Senior Pharmacy Supervisor, the outpatient pharmacist/ Specialty Pharmacist helps the pharmacy supervisor lead the team as well as  performs a range of functions that include the preparation and dispensing of drugs in the outpatient and specialty pharmacy setting such as maintenance and review of patient medication profiles; medication reconciliation upon discharge, counseling patients on appropriate drug use; reviewing medication orders and patients medical record, Meds to Beds medication delivery and counseling,  as well as interacting with other health professionals to help prevent inappropriate or misuse of medications. Job duties also include performing specialty pharmacy clinical interventions, promoting adherence, assisting with prior authorization, SAR, TAR processes as well as helping patients with financial assistance. QualificationsPharm. D degree, required Valid California Pharmacist license, required Specialty pharmacy...
Sep 24, 2021