Here’s to you, the patients, families, volunteers and communities who inspire and push us to be our best in all that we do. Read the stories about our staff and patients and the many others who inspire us.

New Skills for Same Level of Patient Care

New Skills for Same Level of Patient Care

“UCLA Health has over 200 clinics, we go to the clinics to make [...]


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More Than 'Good Enough'

More Than 'Good Enough'

“We look at alternatives to cancer-y things,” says Kristine Knudsen. “People don’t want to have to wear something that is ‘good enough.’ Our head coverings [...]


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'Couldn't Have Asked For Better'

'Couldn't Have Asked For Better'

“My mom was a nurse, and she was the one who inspired me to go into the profession,” says Charmaine Platon, a clinical nurse in [...]


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Always Welcome at UCLA

Always Welcome at UCLA

“This is not about us trying to get people to come into the hospital because we want their money. It’s about showing that we [...]


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Be Yourself, We Accept U

Be Yourself, We Accept U

“We are celebrating the choice of anybody can love whoever they want to love,” says Sharon Reyes, a volunteer from UCLA Health who works in [...]


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Support at Work

Support at Work

“It’s a great thing for people to come out and just be able to be themselves,” says Michael Hernandez, a volunteer from UCLA Health who [...]


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Presence for the Patients

Presence for the Patients

“You can feel the energy; there are so many people to spread the love to and support,” says Ashley Hagelstein, a UCLA Health employee who [...]


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Keeping Quality of Care Outside the Hospital

Keeping Quality of Care Outside the Hospital

“One of the foundations of nursing at UCLA Health is relationship-based care,” says Toyin Lawal, director of ambulatory care nursing at UCLA. “Ambulatory care is [...]


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Choose Being Happy & Well

Choose Being Happy & Well

“We are not just taking care of their disease, but rather taking care of them as a whole individual during their treatment and afterwards for [...]


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'Good Choice' to Donate

'Good Choice' to Donate

“I had to prepare over 200 units of products for one liver transplant patient [...]


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Santa Visits Dr. Livhits

Santa Visits Dr. Livhits

I’m writing to commend UCLA Health, the UCLA Endocrine Center & the
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My girls

My girls

We had the pleasure meeting Dr. Rastogi for a Kidney meeting concerning a family [...]


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