UCLA Health RN – Cardiac Observation Unit in Westwood, California


You can use your expertise, compassion, and kindness to transform the patient experience. When you join UCLA Health as a nurse, you’ll deliver leading-edge care as you build an exceptional career with a health system that’s consistently ranked among the best in the country.

Job Duties


Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of patient. Assess plan, develop, document and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance to team members by supervising nursing interventions and assigning related tasks. Assess patient, family and staff learning needs and promote effective working relationships.

Job Qualifications


Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team, total, primary or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. 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.

BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN license required.

Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire

Summary Information

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UCLA Title: Clin Nurse 2

Job #: H100382

Work Hours:

12 Hour – D/N Rotation

Job Type: Career

Duration: Indef.

Salary Range:

$46.09 / $8020 – $68.50 / $11919

Layoff Referral Deadline:

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Posted Date:

December 6, 2018

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