|Clinical Advancement Program Overview |
At UCLA Health, the Clinical Advancement Program provides clinical nurses the opportunity to advance their careers based on clinical expertise and professional development. Experienced Clinical Nurse IIs who demonstrate clinical expertise and strong mentorship abilities are encouraged to apply for a Clinical Nurse III position. Through this process, the Clinical Advancement Program provides the opportunity for career advancement based on demonstrated clinical expertise and job performance.
|Principles of the Clinical Advancement Program |
- The Clinical Advancement Program will be a process that provides recognition for clinical expertise and opportunity for professional development.
- The process for moving through the Clinical Advancement Program will be clearly delineated and consistent across the health system.
- The Clinical Advancement Program process will strive for objectivity and fairness.
- Regardless of Clinical Advancement Program level, all nurses are empowered and autonomous clinical decision-makers.
|Clinical Advancement Program Documents |
Before You Start Your CNIII Portfolio
| Application for Promotion to Clinical Nurse III (Includes Sample Application) |
| CNIII Oral Presentation Advancement Tool |
| Clinical Advancement Portfolio Evaluation Tool |
| Petition for Clinical Advancement Program |
| CNIII UD/CNS Application Approval Form |
| Clinical Advancement Program Portfolio Submission Dates |
Clinical Advancement Program Application for Promotion to CNIII (Submission of Application Documents)
|Clinical Advancement Program Contacts |
Bindu Kumar, MSN, RN, BMTCN
Betty Lee, MN, RN, CNS, CMSRN
Paulette Madley, MSN, RN-BC
Diane Oran MN, RN, CNS-BC, NP-BC