nurses & staff

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

By uclahealth • May 7, 2020

When 11-year-old Debbie Flores arrived for her first appointment at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital, she searched the room for a friendly face. Meeting for the first time, her eyes landed on Amy Bell, a pediatric oncology and hematology nurse. Debbie, who was to undergo her first chemotherapy treatment for the pre acute lymphoblastic leukemia [...]

By uclahealth • September 20, 2019

My RN Melissa Palan was wonderful! Melissa made a positive difference in my stay at UCLA SM, she was knowledgeable, very helpful, positive, cheerful, and very caring. I would hope there would be more nurses like Melissa, By: Patricia H.

By gmasgras • June 6, 2019

Helen you should be my Super Nurse always there ready to help the Patient with any Medical concern ! Thank you for your service ! By: Samuel G.

By gmasgras • June 6, 2019

Ebiowei provided outstanding care to my mom. He has a very positive and reassuring interpersonal style. Thank you very much. By: Gay M.

By gmasgras • June 5, 2019

Danielle delivered exceptional care for my mom. She really anticipated needs. She does an outstanding job. Thank you very much. By: Gay M.

By gmasgras • June 5, 2019

I HEART UCLA BY D. Leichnitz This is not my story. This is not a story about him. This is our story and how UCLA saved my life. To fully understand the severity of my condition, we must go back to Thanksgiving 2011. I was spending time with [...]

By BruinValley • July 1, 2013

I have been really suffering with major menstrual issues for ten years For years I had many different visits with many different doctors at another medical group that never came up with a solution to my problem. I was trying to avoid surgery. I finally gave up and decided that [...]

By MissRJ • June 24, 2013

I am currently 35 weeks pregnant. At my 32 week ultrasound I was told my baby has a mass in her heart that is linked to a very serious genetic disorder. I was asked if I wanted to continue with the pregnancy and sent home on a Friday evening. Needless [...]

By ChloeGirl • May 25, 2013

Dear CEO David Feinberg, I am writing this email to make sure the spectacular hospital staff at UCLA Santa Monica does not go unnoticed. I have been a patient in Room 4442 for the past two weeks and have never experienced hospital staff that is so professional, compassionate, knowledgeable [...]

By cwlove_bv • May 16, 2013