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By uclahealth • July 2, 2020

A special tribute to celebrate Nurses Week and International Year of the Nurse and Midwife

By uclahealth • May 7, 2020
Jonathan Flint, MD

Professor, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Senior Scientist, Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics at the Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA

As [...]

By uclahealth • August 7, 2019

Close to 50 high school students from the greater Los Angeles area took part in two weeklong summer programs designed to introduce them to various careers in healthcare. “We created the Pre-Med Summer Scholar Program in response to numerous requests from our teen volunteers who wanted more exposure to health [...]

By uclahealth • August 6, 2019

Emergency Management Services brought an elderly patient to the Emergency Department after he was found wandering the streets in Santa Monica. The patient initially said his wife had dropped him off. He appeared clean and was dressed appropriately, but he was very confused and not able to tell us his [...]

By uclahealth • August 6, 2019

Story Highlights

  • International Services manages medical care for patients from more than 140 countries.
  • Care coordinators help with translation services, appointment scheduling, and they serve as a support system for patients who are far from home
  • Staff with international backgrounds combine their knowledge of CICARE and cultural sensitivities to bridge the gap [...]
By uclahealth • July 21, 2019

What began as a modest investment of space and money — an unused, raised outdoor planter bed at the Stewart and Lynda Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital and $350 worth of plants, soil and gardening tools — [...]

By uclahealth • July 20, 2019

When the California Center for Rare Diseases at UCLA opens its doors, it will become a destination of hope for patients and their families who have struggled to find a diagnosis and treatment for [...]

By uclahealth • June 4, 2019

Electric scooters have become ubiquitous on the streets of Westwood — and everywhere else. Earlier this year, UCLA researchers reported results of a study in which they found that people involved in scooter accidents [...]

By uclahealth • June 4, 2019
https://youtu.be/e-vY5dr8flk

When her doorbell rang at 4:30 in the morning on March 28, Camile Collins was getting ready to leave for her daily commute from Lake Elsinore in Riverside County to Westwood. It is, by any measure, a miserable drive, taking up to three hours — assuming there’s no accident or [...]

By uclahealth • June 4, 2019