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ANIII Nursing Evidence-Based Practice Specialist
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UCLA Health | Los Angeles, CA
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Job Description

Job Duties
You believe you can help UCLA Health continue providing leading-edge patient care by making our nursing team better. As a Nursing Evidence-Based Practice Specialist, you'll work with nursing leaders and clinical staff to enhance our delivery of care and improve patient outcomes. As a mentor, you'll help lead practice projects aimed at educating our nursing teams, and you'll also compile and write grant proposals, abstracts, and IRB and Magnet applications for each of our health system sites. It's important that you have the ability to write for peer-reviewed journals and the skill to communicate evidence-based practice findings to diverse audiences. You'll also need to be a team player with the initiative to work on your own and the creativity to guide others when procedures and policies change. At UCLA Health, U can change the future.

Job Qualifications
SELECTED DUTIES: Participating in the conduct and dissemination of evidence-based practice projects Leading teams, prioritizing tasks, and taking projects from conception to completion Assisting with the educational development of oral and written scholarly products Conveying complex clinical, technical, and educational information in a clear manner JOB QUALIFICATIONS Master's degree from an accredited nursing program required. Doctorate (PhD or DNP) in Nursing with a strong emphasis in evidence-based practice preferred Active Registered Nurse Licensure to practice in California Ability to develop and deliver EBP education and training material Demonstrated expertise in evidence-based practice and teaching Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to participate in the development and delivery of new education and training programs Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to produce high-quality reports, documentation, and presentations Advanced critical thinking and problem-solving skills to manage multiple levels of information and responsibilities, and to quickly assess highly complex, urgent problems and develop an expedient path of resolution

About UCLA Health

For more than half a century, UCLA Health  has provided the best in healthcare and the latest in medical technology to thepeople of Los Angeles and throughout the world. Today we are one of the most comprehensive and advanced healthcare systems in existence. We are comprised of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA, Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA, and the UCLA Medical Group, with offices throughout the region.

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is consistently ranked by U.S.News & World Report as one of the top five hospitals in the nation and the best medical center in the western United States. The doctors, scientists and caregivers of UCLA are leaders in their fields. Every day, they perform pioneering work across an astounding range of disciplines, from organ transplantation and cardiac surgery to neurosurgery and cancer treatment. Year after year, our people have achieved medical breakthroughs and earned the highest industry honors. And we’re just getting started.

The dedicated professionals of UCLA Health are committed to healing humankind, one patient at a time, by improving health, alleviating suffering, and delivering acts of kindness on a daily basis.