The Memorial Cardiac and Vascular Institute is located at Memorial Regional Hospital.
Ranked in the top 1% of cardiovascular centers. (Society of Thoracic Surgeons, 2016)
This distinction places us among a total of 12 programs in the United States, and sets the stage for continued excellent outcomes as we construct a new, state-of-the-art 19-bed Adult CVICU.
Notable treatments include:
- Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)
- Heart transplant surgery
- Biventricular support
- Intra-aortic balloon pumps (IABP)
- Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
- Ventricular assist devices (VAD)
All of which are supported with the latest technologies, such as Heartmate, Heartware, Centrimag, IMPELLA, Rotaflow, Mitraclip, Thermacor rapid infuser, CCO monitoring and more.
Now is the time to join us as we seek to build our team to include 65 full-time CVICU RNs.
You will be supported by physicians and leadership in a positive, patient- and family-centered environment that values diversity, experience, and the drive to learn and grow.
Video transcript for Christina Murphy RN, Nurse Manager — Adult CVICU
Hi there. My name is Christina. I’m the Nurse Manager of CVICU here at Memorial Regional.
I’m fortunate and blessed enough to manage the best and the brightest team of CVICU Nurses, and as we grow, we manage to maintain being top 1.2% of cardiac surgery programs in the nation.
We’re building a brand new unit going forward into the New Year. If you’re looking for a challenging and fun environment and to be part of a great, come and find us!
Our 10-bed unit treats a wide variety of high-acuity diagnoses including:
- Pediatric heart transplants
- Berlin hearts for single ventricular patients
We are one of only three pediatric heart transplant units in Florida and receive patients from throughout the region, as well as the Caribbean islands. Of the 30 transplants we’ve performed since 2012, all have shown phenomenal five-year progress.
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital provides an extensive training program that will help you achieve CCRN-certification.
You will grow your confidence as an innovative self-starter. When you join us, you also join a nursing team that is on the Journey to Magnet™ and has the unique distinction of being the first—and only— pediatric hospital in the world to be designated as person-centered organization by Planetree.
Video transcript for Nicole – JDCH Pediatric CVICU Nurse Manager
Hi there. My name is Nicole and I am the Nurse Manager of the Pediatric CVICU here at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital.
I am grateful to work alongside a wonderful, multidisciplinary team that provides exceptional patient- and family-centered care to our cardiac population.
We care from low acuity to high acuity patients including services such as ECMO, CVVH, ventricular assist devices, cardiac transplants. You name it, we take care of it.
Myself, I have grown here in the Joe DiMaggio family and I know the robust, dynamic care that we provide to our families everyday.
So if this interests you, please contact us. Thank you. Have a great day.
Cardiac Cath/Electrophysiology Lab
The Memorial Cardiac and Vascular Institute, located at Memorial Regional Hospital, is home to one of the most technologically advanced cardiovascular and electrophysiology labs in South Florida. We are expanding our distinguished cardiac care practice with the most skilled team including Cath Lab RNs, Interventional Technologists, Electrophysiology Technologists, and Cardiovascular Technologists who are looking to advance their expertise.
Here, talented professionals are given exposure to nationally acclaimed cardiologists who handle the complicated cases that demand innovation and the highest level of expertise. We encourage the constant development of skill and knowledge that make a difference in patient outcomes.
We’re always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in cardiac care performing complex cases that save lives. And now you can grow your talents right alongside us.
Our Cardiac and Vascular Institute is Ranked in the top 1% of cardiovascular centers. (Society of Thoracic Surgeons, 2016)
This distinction places us among a total of 12 programs in the United States, and sets the stage for continued excellent outcomes.
- Awarded a three-star rating for our patient care and outcomes in coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) and aortic valve replacement (AVR) surgery.
Notable treatments include:
- Ablation for Cardiac Arrhythmias
- Adult and Pediatric Congenital Specialties
- TAVR, MVR, and AAA Stent Graft Procedures
- Cardiac Device Implants
- Interventional and Neuro Interventional Radiology
Now is the time to join us as we seek to build our team to include additional full-time RNs & Technologists.
You will be supported by leadership and top physicians in a positive, patient- and family-centered environment that values diversity, experience, and the drive to learn and grow.
Video transcript for Keila — RN
Hi there! My name is Keila. I’m a Nurse at Memorial Hospital West. My department is Interventional Radiology. I’ve worked here for over a year and I absolutely love it.
One of the best things about this place is that they always help you as far as advancing your career. The support from administration is great. They always provide the tools. The education they give the nurses is so extensive and it makes you feel so comfortable and so apt to take care of your patients on a day-to-day basis.
All we care about is that you have the all the tools that you need to do your job effectively and safely. So if you have IR, ICU or Emergency Department experience, you’re the one we want. See you soon.
Video transcript for Jarvis — IR Tech
Hello! My name is Jarvis. I’m an Interventional Technologist here at Memorial.
I love my job because I get to help patients get better on a daily basis.
I’m exposed to so many types of procedures because this is a Level I trauma center.
I’m a part of a team who has my back but also expects great things from me. And I can move my career forward because there’s always room, there’s always opportunity for growth.
Administration provides everything you need to do everything you have to do on your procedures and exceed your procedures to the best of our abilities.
I wouldn’t have it any other way. Memorial is a great place to work for.
Memorial Healthcare System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.