Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA

Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA

150 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Step into an atmosphere of world-renowned support that matches evolving practices with everyday excellence.
Home to transformative acts of care.

Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA (NPH) is among the world’s “destination” centers for care, research and education in the fields of mental health, developmental disabilities and neurology.

NPH offers the opportunity to work with patients of all ages in a multitude of settings, from inpatient to outpatient. With our new home in the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center building, our hospital features all-private rooms and a spacious outdoor terrace to blend therapeutic healing with personal quiet.

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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.


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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).