We provide a comprehensive safety net for our valued employees.
The coverage you need. The peace of mind you deserve.

Our goal is to create a comprehensive safety net to protect our employees from loss of wages due to disability. To achieve this, we offer the following benefits, in conjunction with state-mandated Workers’ Compensation and Social Security disability benefits.

Life Insurance
Basic life insurance is provided at no cost for most employees. You can choose to enroll in optional supplemental life insurance for which you pay the premium.

Disability Insurance 
UC paid disability insurance is provided at no cost for most employees. You can choose to enroll in optional supplemental disability insurance for which you pay the premium.


Accidental Death and Dismemberment
For a small monthly premium, you may enroll in AD&D coverage.

Auto/Renter/Homeowner Insurance
You will have access to group rates for auto, renter and homeowners insurance through California Casualty. Premiums can be paid through payroll deduction.

Business Travel Accident Insurance
When traveling on official UCLA business you will be covered worldwide, 24 hours a day, for a wide variety of accidents and incidents while away from the workplace.

To manage your benefits online and get details on specific offerings, visit

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At UCLA Health, we achieve excellence in patient care consistently by following the steps outlined in CICARE.

CICARE is an acronym that describes specific behaviors that are guaranteed to result in excellent communication with patients, families and colleagues.

Every UCLA Health employee, physician and volunteer holds themselves and their colleagues accountable for practicing these six steps with everyone on every encounter.

Click on the above to learn more about CICARE.


Please confirm that you
agree with CICARE

Connect with the patient and their family members by addressing them as Mr./Ms., or by the name they prefer.

Introduce yourself and your role.

Communicate what you are going to do, how long it is going to take, and how it will impact the patient.

Ask permission before examining the patient and anticipate patient and/or family needs, questions or concerns.

Respond to patient and/or family questions and requests with immediacy.

Exit courteously and/or with an explanation of what will come next (or when you will be back to check on them).