If you want to work in one of the top cardiac hospitals in Georgia and enjoy providing high quality and compassionate nursing care, a rewarding career in NGHS’ Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit/Cardiac Care Unit is the place for you.
Georgia’s #1 Heart Hospital
Not only are we Georgia’s #1 heart hospital, but we are ranked in the top 5% in the nation for cardiac care. Our nurse to patient ratio ranges from 1:1 to 1:2. In addition to RNs, the collaborative team of the CVICU/CCU includes:
- World renowned Cardiovascular Surgeons and Cardiologists
- Patient Care Technicians
- Case Managers
- Respiratory Therapists, Dietitians and Pharmacists all located within the unit.
- Intensivist program allows 24/7 access to physicians and advanced practitioners
RNs who join our CVICU team benefit from working in an environment that uses cutting-edge innovations including minimally invasive valve reconstruction surgery, robotic angioplasty and transcatheter aortic valve replacements. RNs in our CVICU maintain an up-to-date knowledge base because they work with the most advanced technology including percutaneous ventricular assist devices and intra-aortic balloon pumps as well as treatments including continuous renal replacement therapy and hypothermic treatment.