CVICU is a fast paced and dynamic workplace for nurses of all levels of practice who are passionate about providing the highest level of care to a diverse patient population. The CVICU team includes over 140 nurses from new graduates to highly experienced ICU nurses.
The education team alongside the preceptors and charge nurses provide an in-depth and well supported orientation period and ongoing training and education. There are many opportunities to expand your practice within CVICU, through quality improvement initiatives, research, education, and developing clinical skills and expertise.
CVICU offers a national service providing care to adults receiving heart and lung transplantation, Left Ventricular Assist Device implantation, and Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in collaboration with the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU).