<h3>SEE PLACEMENTS</h3><h6>through a streamlined clinical scheduling process.


through a streamlined clinical scheduling process.


<h3>GET CONNECTED</h3><h6>with nursing professionals and educators.


with nursing professionals and educators.

<h3>RECEIVE SUPPORT</h3><h6>with training resources.


with training resources.

Caring for those who care

The Nursing Resource Center is a suite of Internet-based services that helps your region maximize its nursing capacity.

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The new CCPS (2.0) offers a modern and responsive design, simplified navigation, improved processes for making and responding to placement requests, and dashboards to view key activity. CCPS 2.0 will be in use starting Fall 2018 placement cycle.


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Centralized Clinical Placement System 1.0 (CCPS 1.0) will continue to be available as a reference for all schools and hospital as the region transitions to CCPS 2.0. All placement activity for Fall 2018 forward would be scheduled in CCPS 2.0.



The Centralized Faculty Resource Center (CFRC) aims to address the need for qualified and willing educators by creating a one-stop resource that connects nursing professionals and schools of nursing.



Fall/Winter 2018 PLANNING CYCLE


January 29 - February 16, 2018
Hospital coordinators will complete this first step during a CCPS 2.0 training session to learn new features while also updating unit availability. Hospitals review, confirm and update availability for  both cohort and preceptor programs. We understand some hospitals will need to modify future availability if census and building plans change. These changes can be done as needed throughout the year.
February 20 - March 30, 2018
(Preceptor requests due April 20 10)
Schools make requests for all courses that start mid August through the end of the fall or winter terms. (Courses that usually end by December 31)
April 2 - April 20, 2018
(Preceptor placement decisions due May 11)
Clinical facilities review proposed requests and make placement decisions. Clinical facilities are encouraged to accept long-standing/historic placements and to decline proposals they know they cannot accommodate as quickly as possible, as a courtesy to schools.

About Us

The Los Angeles Nursing Resource Center is a collaborative effort between the Foundation for California Community Colleges and HealthImpact. The Foundation develops the online applications and has oversight for the entire project, while HealthImpact has the primary responsibility for leading all community outreach activities and collaboration with the Los Angeles users.

CCPS Training

CCPS 2.0 Training

The original CCPS system has been redesigned and the new CCPS 2.0 version will be launched in the LA region in spring 2018. 

Training will be provided to all clinical placement coordinators in February to support transition to the new system. The CCPS technical design team at the Foundation for Community Colleges (FCCC) in Sacramento will be on site leading these sessions along with our local HealthImpact team. The new CCPS 2.0 has been expanded to now support scheduling of allied health professionals in addition to RN and LVN programs. Please RSVP for one of the 3-hour training sessions that works best for your schedule. It is essential each school and clinical facility schedule at least one representative participate.  The session will include your review prior placements, and guided activities to support your transition in utilizing the redesigned CCPS 2.0 system this Spring. 

It is important that at least (1) coordinator from each participating School or Clinical Facility attend a training session, and we encourage all to participate  Space is limited with each deliberately kept small to support individualized learning, thus coordinators need to be pre-scheduled to attend. Classes will be held in Pasadena, and location and parking details will be provided to those with confirmed RSVPs.  Please contact Tianda for any questions or email your RSVP to tianda@healthimpact.org .

 Wednesday, February 14

Schools 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Clinical Agencies 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Thursday, February 15

Clinical Agencies 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Schools 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Friday, February 16

Schools 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Schools 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM


Contact Us

For Community Outreach and general information please contact: 

Carolyn Orlowski, RN, MSN
Southern California Regional Coordinator
E: carolyn@healthimpact.org 

For assistance with the Centralized Clinical Placement System (CCPS), please contact: 

Tianda McKoy, MBA
Southern California Project Coordinator
E: tianda@healthimpact.org

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