Nursing

Recognition keeps the hospital among an elite group of facilities across the nation

By uclahealth • January 21, 2021

Nurse Nicole Chang – who has worked with COVID-19 patients since the start of the pandemic – was among the first to get the vaccine at UCLA Health

By Sandy Cohen • December 23, 2020

This prestigious recognition translates to better patient care and clinical outcomes.

By uclahealth • December 22, 2020

Eunice Lee works in the cardiothoracic unit at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

By Sandy Cohen • December 18, 2020

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

By uclahealth • May 7, 2020
Dear Colleagues,

Happy Nurses' Week and Year of the Nurse and Midwife everyone!

Thank you for all you have done this year for our patients, UCLA Health and each other.  While the year has been full of milestones, accomplishments, and challenges, nothing has really compared to the past 7 weeks.  COVID-19 has [...]

By uclahealth • May 6, 2020

“I tell parents when I first meet them that they’re going to become experts in the heart,” smiles Kristen Ethridge, a pediatric nurse practitioner with the pediatric cardiac surgery program. Kristen (pictured second from left) poses with other cardiac nurses from the UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital. “Cardiac nursing has been [...]

By uclahealth • February 21, 2020
Conversations with Karen Grimley

Happy New Year!  Did you know the World Health Organization has designated 2020 as the Year of the Nurse and Midwife? What a wonderful and esteemed recognition for nurses and midwives in the year of Florence Nightingale’s 200th birthday.

You embody the essence of this profession. Your pride [...]

By uclahealth • January 17, 2020

“Petting the dogs is very, very therapeutic,” explains Lindsay Kim, a registered nurse at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

By uclahealth • December 20, 2019

“I hope that the staff or nurses who have put their poster presentations together understand the importance of their work and how they are contributing to making UCLA Health world-class,” reflects Karen Grimley, PhD, MBA, RN, FACHE, chief nursing executive for UCLA Health. “The 18th annual By uclahealth • December 12, 2019