In this role, you will provide nursing care in the Connie Frank Kidney Transplant Center where you will join a team of healthcare professionals who are impacting the lives of patients going through the kidney transplant journey.
Your major functions include, but are not limited to:
collect health data, history information, medication reconciliation
take vital signs, start IV and obtain venous blood samples
process medication prescriptions, administer medications and injections
prepare and assist procedures
Join the team in this impactful role and a difference here at UCLA Health!
Possess license issued by the State of CA Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners
Possession of CPR certification/BCLS through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross
Ability to perform effectively under conditions of fluctuation workload and/or frequent interruption
Ability to respond and assist appropriately in emergency situations
Ability to speak, understand, read and write English to convey information at all levels of understanding
Ability to maintain positive working relationship with all team members, patients, and families
Knowledge of all instruments and supplies to perform physical examinations and/or procedures
Ability to take vital signs, administer medications and obtain drug refills as needed
Ability to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to the physician
Knowledge of symptomatology of common and or life threatening medical problems
Interpersonal skills in maintaining a cooperative working environment with the physicians, staff, and all health providers
Keyboard literacy skills to access and input data in computerized logging systems
Demonstrated ability to be punctual and maintain good attendance
Skill and knowledge to submit quality work in a timely manner
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.
At UCLA Health, you can help heal humankind, one patient at a time by improving health, alleviating suffering and delivering acts of kindness. As you do, you’ll achieve great things in your life and your career. We’re a world-class health organization with four hospitals consistently recognized among the nation’s very best as well as an internationally-renowned medical school, primary and specialty care clinics and much more. Within our dynamic, innovative and growing organization, you’ll find exceptional opportunities to make the most of your abilities in a supportive, empowering and inclusive environment. If you embrace our values of Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Teamwork, Excellence and Discovery we invite you to see all you can accomplish at UCLA Health.