Juviya McDonaldJuviya is a native of Sacramento, recently returning home after 13 years of living and working on the East Coast. Her medical career started in August 1984 - April 1997 as a Certified Home Health Aide and Certified Nurses Assistant providing quality care for patients in their homes and convalescent. She worked for Mercy General and Mercy San Juan Hospital as a Certified Nurse’s Assistant and code team member. She also worked a fulltime part-time job with a Healthcare Service Agency from 1986 to 1997 providing medical care in Sacramento, Placerville, Lincoln and Marysville.

In 1998 she changed her career path as a Corporate Manager’s Assistant, Administrative Secretary, Project Assistant, Administrative Assistant, IT Generalist, Paralegal, NEMT driver and Free Lance Web & Graphic designer working for a variety of companies.

Her passion is multimedia, from videographer, photographer, Web and graphic designer and anything that has to do with visual communication, she loves it. She has an Associate’s Degree in Information Technology-Multimedia and a BS Degree in Multimedia - Web & Graphic Design.

When she isn’t working for CPPN, she is video recording or photographing for various projects. She is a strong advocate for continuing education thus she is always learning ways to improve her knowledge and education in the areas that interest her. She is excited about being a part of the CPPN team with UC Davis Health. She is proud to work for an organization that is dedicated to the health and wellness of its community, its professional practices of its nurses and non-medical staff. She feels right at home with the CPPN team and looks forward to assisting you with your course applications, class materials, registrations, questions and more.

She is dedicated in assisting her Manager Kelly, Nurse Planner Tish and all the CPPN staff in its supportive role for the health system with a smile and some laughter. Laughter is good for the soul. 

e-mail: jmcdonald@ucdavis.edu