The resources below provide unit-specific information unique to each floor in Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center to help our patients and visitors know what to expect during their stay.
3F Peds Main Phone: (310) 267-7320
5W Main Phone: (310) 267-7530
We understand that this is a very difficult time for both you and your child. Rest assured that all of your child's medical needs will be met by our staff towards a successful recovery. Please remember to take care of yourself. We understand that when children are in our unit, they need their families close by for support, comfort and encouragement. That's why parents/legal guardians are always welcome.
Our 12-bed intensive care unit provides complex cardiac are to patients with multiple cardiac complications, such as myocardial infarctions, congestive heart failure, congenital heart defects, cardiomyopathies, dysrhythmias, patients waiting for heart transplants, post-heart transplant patients in acute rejection and many other specialized cardiac monitoring and procedures.
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center: (310) 825-2111
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica: (310) 319-4000
If hospitalization is required UCLA Health includes four hospitals on two campuses:
The Fetal Diagnostics Unit provides a range of antepartum diagnostic services, including biophysical profiles and amniocentesis. The most common tests performed are the non-stress fetal-heart-rate test (NST) and measurement of the amniotic fluid index (AFI). Procedures are performed by a nurse who specializes in fetal testing.
(310) 267-7560 Labor and Delivery
(310) 267-7510 Maternity Unit
In addition to ensuring that you and your newborn receive the best medical care possible, UCLA Health diligently enforces strict security measures to protect your baby's physical safety from unlikely events such as abduction.
8 North is a medical-surgical unit that provides care to adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. We specialize in the care of patients with liver or hepatobiliary diseases and/or those who are awaiting or have undergone a liver resection or a liver, small bowel, pancreas, or kidney transplant.
It is our goal at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center to provide outstanding service to our patients, their families and visitors. As part of that commitment, we are pleased to offer you this bright and comfortable space to wait while your loved one is in surgery or undergoing an interventional procedure.
6 West is a medical-surgical unit that provides specialized care to adult patients who require post-operative care following vascular, reconstructive plastic or orthopaedic surgery. Our 20-bed unit is also the only inpatient facility at the hospital where patients can receive state-of-the-art seizure monitoring. We use cutting-edge medical science, nursing and technology in a compassionate environment to provide patients with high-quality acute care around the clock.
7East: (310) 267-7710
5EMS: (310) 267-7515
Our mission in the Medical Telemetry Unit is to utilize and engage all available resources to provide the best possible care to our patients and families. Our 7 East 26-bed unit and 5EMS 13-bed unit provide complex medical care to our patients with multiple medical conditions, including renal and liver disease, respiratory and cardiac disease, and diabetes.
We are committed to providing a caring and healing environment by establishing a partnership between patients, families and caregivers. This brochure will inform you about the services and key personnel in our unit.
The Neurological Rehabilitation and Research Unit, also called 1 West, is an 11-bed inpatient, acute rehab unit that specializes in patients with a neurological injury, surgery or illness.
The 26-bed Neuroscience and Stroke Unit provides comprehensive care to individuals with neurological symptoms associated with stroke, neurological diseases, and postneurosurgical intervention for neurological and cardiac observation.
Our 6ICU is a 24-bed facility organized according to guidelines established by the Society of Critical Care Medicine. It is operated by a team of board-certified physicians and nurses. UCLA is a recognized leader in the field of neurointensive care.
The staff in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital understands that this is a very difficult time for both you and your child. Rest assured that all of your child's medical needs will be met by our staff. We understand that when children are in the PICU, they need their families close by for support, comfort and encouragement. That's why parents/legal guardians are always welcome. Child Life Specialists are also available to help your child cope with his or her stay.
Our Perinatal Testing Unit provides outpatient fetal diagnostic tests to help referring physicians determine your baby's well-being. Registered nurses who specialize in fetal testing and have labor and delivery experience perform these tests. Our professional registered nurses are committed to meeting the needs of patients and their families and work in partnership with physicians, support staff and the entire healthcare team to provide you with compassionate, patient-centered care.
After surgery, you will be transported to the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) to monitor vital signs (blood pressure, heart rate, temperature, respiratory rate, and pain). You will probably feel sleepy and confused due to the effects of the anesthesia and pain medications. The PACU nurse will be in constant watch until the effects of anesthesia diminishes. Patients typically remain in the recovery room for approximately two hours, although this time can vary from patient to patient due to their condition and bed availability.
The Surgical Observation Unit (SOU) is a specialized area designed for patients to receive additional post-operative or post-procedural care, with stays ranging from one to 24 hours. Whether you have had a surgical operation, a cardiac catheterization or other cardiac interventional procedure, or an interventional radiological procedure, our staff is trained and ready to assist you in the important first hours after your surgery or procedure to start you on your way to a successful recovery.
(310) 267-7810 8 East
(310) 267-7830 8 West
Our 52-bed unit provides specialized care for adult surgical patients. We will do everything we can to make your stay as comfortable as possible by providing personalized care in a healing, community-oriented environment with a multidisciplinary healthcare team committed to providing exceptional patient care.
Tru East: (310) 267-9134
Tru West: (310) 267-9880
The TRU accommodates short-stay surgical patients, post-procedure patients and post-operative patients. While in the TRU, a team of nurses, clinical care partners, doctors and other members of the healthcare team will work together to provide a culture of caring and a healing, safe environment towards a successful recovery.
West ICU (Rooms 8411-8433): (310) 267-7840
East ICU (Rooms 8435-8457): (310) 267-7841
The 8ICU provides care for patients requiring hand and organ transplantation, such as liver, kidney, pancreas, simultaneous kidney/pancreas and small bowel. We also provide care for patients requiring head and neck, vascular, urological, plastic and general surgery.