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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.

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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Thousand Oaks, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesIn this role, you will participate in total patient care in the ambulatory setting, recognizing normal and abnormal signs and symptoms and life threatening emergencies. Act as a staff person in the office, assisting in patient care, and maintain high standards of care in the community offices. QualificationsKnowledge of normal and abnormal symptomatology and life threatening medical problems. Current and valid CPR certification with ability to administer CPR Ability to skillfully administer oral, IM and subcutaneous medications Ability to obtain accurate vital signs and drug refills. Ability to assist in medical emergencies and office procedures. Knowledge of medical terminology.Interpersonal skills to interact with patients, families, ancillary departments, physicians and co-workers in a courteous and compassionate manner. Verbal skills to effectively convey sensitive information in a courteous manner in person or on the telephone Skill to...
Jun 17, 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...
Jun 17, 2021
Full Time
 
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 primarily in NICU, PICU and pediatric services.   Chosen candidate may be required to flex to other services depending on need.  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 is 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 Must have at least 2 years experience inpatient NICU,...
Jun 17, 2021
Full Time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Santa Monica, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesUnder general supervision of the practice manager and Senior LVN, major functions include participating in total patient care, assist with preparing patients for examinations, procedures and minor surgeries, administering and recording medications, draw and process labs, acting as a patient liaison, and stock and maintaining exam and procedure rooms. Ability to utilize the University's EMR (EPIC/CareConnect) to process the patient through the visit including but not limited to: arrive/room patients, accurately take and record vital signs, record necessary data elements as outlined in scope of work, obtain lab results and patient reports, facilitate prescriptions as outlined in scope of work, ensure correct electronic charting procedures, facilitate consent process using electronic program (iMed), facilitate follow-up appointment scheduling, provide patient with completed After Visit Summary (AVS) and respond to In-Basket notifications and complete or forward to...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesIncumbent will function as an Ophthalmic Tech in the Department of Ophthalmology. The duties include recording patient ocular history, obtaining visual acuity, autorefractometry, lensometry, tonometry, administration of eyedrops for pupil dilation and topical anesthesia, and assisting with minor procedures. Obtain medical histories from patients with standard and rare medical disorders. Assist in administrative duties when not with patients, as in file preparation, insurance verification, patient follow up calls and prescription refills. QualificationsRequired: Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or minimum 2 years’ experience working as an ophthalmic technician. Knowledge of ophthalmic medical terminology, anatomy and physiology of the visual systems helpful Skill in acquiring accurate medical history, measuring and recording visual acuity, and tonometry. Experience in contact lens verification and ordering. Experience in training patients in proper contact lens...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine West Hills, Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesIn this role, you will provide direct support to the physicians and patients for assigned primary and/or specialty care physicians. Major duties include but are not limited to: acting as a liaison for the patients and physicians in the practice, assisting patients in accessing service within the health system, facilitating communication with referring physicians, referring patients to appropriate resources and providing follow-up through telephone and EPIC/Care Connect. QualificationsSkill in setting priorities which accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities Ability to establish and maintain and productive working relationships with Faculty, Staff, Administration and patients from various social, cultural and economic backgrounds. Ability to creatively integrate competing demands into a productive working environment. Skill in verbal communications to clearly convey complex problems in both formal and informal situations. Ability to interact...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesPerform high quality ocular imaging, visual field testing, and Hess screen testing; and ensure billing is accurate. Provide clinical assistance to all clinicians in the Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Division.  Assist in minor office procedures and patient examinations. Assist in performance of clinical research. Clean and maintain instruments and supplies for 8 examination lanes. Perform additional projects as delegated by Practice Manager, or Division Chief.  Practice CICARE and facilitate clinic flow. QualificationsRequired JCAHPO certified as a COA or COT Skill in measuring visual acuity, performing refractometry, lensometry, tonometry, and keratometry. Advanced knowledge in operation of ophthalmic patient testing equipment, including optical coherence tomography and angiography, fundus photography, anterior segment photography, ocular biometry, and computerized perimetry. Interpersonal skills to maintain comfortable and cooperative working...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is seeking to hire a Hospital Laboratory Technician (per diem) to join their BURL Outreach Clinical Laboratory in Panorama City. In this role, you may be assigned to provide support to multiple BURL sites. Primary responsibilities include: •Performs phlebotomy on patients of all ages •Prepares specimens for analysis, performs laboratory functions, and assists in coordination of couriers and routes, including follow-ups on service delays •Provides coverage at multiple sites NOTE: Although variable, shift will primarily take place between 5:00pm – 1:00am. Must be able work weekends, holidays and other shifts as needed.  Qualifications•A current, California Certified Phlebotomy Technician Certificate •Minimum 3 years of recent phlebotomy experience performing phlebotomy for a high-volume testing laboratory •High school diploma or equivalent (e.g. GED or HiSet)  •Knowledge of Clinical Lab test names and their...
Jun 17, 2021
Full Time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Montecito, CA 93108, USA
ResponsibilitiesIn this role, you will participate in total patient care, assist with preparing patients for examinations, procedures and minor surgeries, administering and recording medications, draw and process labs, acting as a patient liaison, and stock and maintaining exam and procedure rooms. Ability to utilize the University's EMR (EPIC/CareConnect) to process the patient through the visit including but not limited to: arrive/room patients, accurately take and record vital signs, record necessary data elements as outlined in scope of work, obtain lab results and patient reports, facilitate prescriptions as outlined in scope of work, ensure correct electronic charting procedures, facilitate consent process using electronic program (iMed), facilitate follow-up appointment scheduling, provide patient with completed After Visit Summary (AVS) and respond to In-Basket notifications and complete or forward to appropriate individual(s) in a timely manner. Act as a staff person in the...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe Jewish staff chaplain is to provide religious and spiritual care services to patients, families, and staff at RR UCLA MC with a particular emphasis in Jewish patient/family/staff care.  Offers weekly Shabbat Service as well as Jewish Holiday celebrations and resources. Participates in 24/7 chaplain on-call rotation as scheduled.  Shares in other departmental responsibilities as requested.  Assists in developing and maintaining relations with the Jewish community and providing emergency coverage for Rabbinic requests. Participates in ethical decision-making process with patients, families, and staff.  Provides Jewish religious consultation and education of hospital staff and CPE students at both RR UCLA MC and UCLA MC, SM.  Oversees and assists with Jewish volunteer program at both hospital sites.   QualificationsOrdination from a CHEA-member accredited Jewish Seminary.  Graduate level theological degree from CHEA-member accredited school. Minimum 3 years...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe Clinical Information Assistant will assist Orthopaedic Surgery Physicians as assigned with various administrative aspects of patient care in the Orthopaedic Clinics in Westwood, Santa Monica, and the South Bay. These include documentation of history and physical findings in the electronic Care Connect medical record, follow-up of laboratory and x-ray results, paging consults, and assisting in patient admission, transfers or discharges Will work in close association with residents and attending physicians and will be part of the Orthopaedic Surgery team. Clinical Information Assistant will also be required to aid in “chart auditing” both in real-time and retrospectively, which includes reviewing physicians’ charts and procedure notes to ensure completeness, sending incomplete charts back to physicians and maintaing/updating a work queue log utilized by our coders. Work hours are day and evening shifts M-F only, but vary from 7AM-9PM as assigned Qualifications1-...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesEmergency Trauma Tech provides patient care under the direct supervision of a registered nurse. Emergency trauma techs perform basic patient care skills, follow infection control practices, assist in set up of equipment for procedures, provide direct patient care in trauma/ emergency situations, and have knowledge and direct experience with orthopedic injuries and splint placement. The emergency trauma tech assists nurses in transporting patients, assisting patients with ADL, collecting specimens, performing EKGs and finger stick blood sugar checks. Qualifications* Knowledge of suturing and suture removal, dressing application, and splinting * Skill in CPR and EKG's * Skill in preparing wounds for treatment, set up and assisting with special procedures such as incision and drainage of infected areas * Ability to assist nursing staff with routine patient care * Ability to perform as a team member and provide professional staff support to physicians and nurses *...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Thousand Oaks, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesIn this role, you 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.  Prepare preliminary interpretation of those studies. Prepare and maintain records pertinent to echo studies.  Perform other duties as assigned and directed by the UCLA Cardiac Imaging Physicians and Manager. QualificationsRequired: * Successful completion of a Cardiac Echocardiography Technology program. * Ability to be Registered (ARDMS or CCI) in adult cardiac echocardiography within six months of employment. * BLS/CPR certification * Knowledge and ability to apply knowledge of cardiac anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology. * Ability to apply theory to practice in the application of ultrasound technique to the clinical evaluation of the target anatomy. * Ability to push the 500+ lb. echo machine for distances up to 100 feet within the office. * Skill and manual dexterity...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Burbank, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesAs a Physical Therapist, Per-Diem, you will provide applicable physical therapy care for patients with various diagnoses.  Major duties include:  patient evaluation, patient treatment, documentation requirements, maintains expected productivity levels (including special assignments).  May be required to rotate between clinical areas and will be required to participate in holiday coverage. May be required to participate in weekend coverage. 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. * Ability to effectively communicate with patients...
Jun 17, 2021
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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...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe employee will work in the Anterior Segment Diagnostic Laboratory (ASDL) of the Stein Eye Institute at UCLA. This lab is located in the Cataract and Refractive Surgery (CRS) Suite on the second floor of the Edie and Lew Wasserman (ELW) Building and comprises 5 rooms with diagnostic equipment. The employee will work from 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM Monday through Friday and must be able to work independently after 4:30 PM when other technicians have gone home. The employee must be flexible to come in on certain days at 7:00 AM as requested to perform diagnostic tests in the operating room. The employee will have two responsibilities. First, the employee will be responsible for performing the ophthalmic diagnostic examinations listed at the end of this document. If the employee is unfamiliar with any or many of these instruments, the employee will learn to use them shortly after hire. The employee will also learn how to work any additional diagnostic instruments that are...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesOur UCLA Santa Monica Blood Bank is currently seeking a CLS Specialist Supervisor to perform automated and manual testing, coordination of quality control and assurance and proficiency testing activities. You will also coordinate compliance issues including staff competency assessments and identification of training needs as it applies to staff at the Blood Bank. Additionally, you will provide technical expertise and guidance to establish compliance with all of the regulatory guidelines as they apply to the department. Qualifications• Current California Clinical Lab Scientist license • Minimum of four years of recent clinical laboratory experience in a blood bank, with SBB preferred • Detailed knowledge of processes and procedures used in blood banking • Working knowledge of blood bank regulations, the AABB Quality Plan, and FDA guidelines • Ability to compile and present statistics and write concise technical documents • Working knowledge of test methodologies used...
Jun 17, 2021
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UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is seeking to hire a Senior CLS Supervisor to lead and supervise all technical activities 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. Primary duties include: •Oversee day to day operational activities of the lab •Supervise and lead a team of laboratory staff (technicians and phlebotomists)  •Develop and implement recommendations for change, ensuring that services meet the needs of all customers •Create a collaborative working environment and culture of continuous improvement •Participate in 24/7 on call rotation Qualifications•Current California Clinical Lab Scientist license •At least five years of recent CLS experience •Bachelor’s degree in biology, molecular biology or a related field •Ability to troubleshoot issues that arise outside of normal working hours, including weekends and holidays...
Jun 17, 2021
Full Time
 
UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA, USA
ResponsibilitiesThe Lead MR Technologist will maintain open, collaborative, responsive and consultative working relationships with the staff and faculty within Radiology, as well as personnel from other sections. On an assigned basis, the incumbent will perform complex Magnetic Resonance Imaging procedures at least 50% of the time, to include the operation of 1.5T and 3.0T MR systems to produce diagnostic images of the human anatomy and vascular structures following prescribed protocols.  The incumbent will operate MR safe patient monitoring devices, MR safe drug infusion systems, assists section Radiologists in surgical or interventional MR guided procedures, functional MR procedures and operate MR safe power injectors in the preparation and administration of paramagnetic IV contrast material under the direct supervision of a Radiologist and in accordance with department/hospital, policies as well as state and federal regulations. The incumbent will maintain accurate up-to-date...
Jun 17, 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. Qualifications Currently 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...
Jun 17, 2021
Full Time
 
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...
Jun 17, 2021
Full Time
 
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...
Jun 17, 2021
Full Time
 
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...
Jun 17, 2021