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Carolinas Medical Center

1000 Blythe Blvd Charlotte, NC

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Hospital Bio

Carolinas Medical Center is the largest hospital in Carolinas HealthCare System. CMC has evolved into a world class facility that offers a full range of services to the Charlotte community and beyond. With 874 licensed beds, CMC has different specialty programs.

Hospital Info

Facility Type: Acute Care Hospitals

Ownership: Voluntary non-profit - Other

Military Hospital: No

Awards/Certifications: The Joint Commission's Top Performer in Key Quality Measures Award, The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval

Teaching Hospital: Yes

Number of beds: 874

Services At This Hospital

  • Carolinas Rehabilitation
  • Levine Cancer Institute
  • Levine Children's Hospital
  • Neuroscience
  • Orthopedics
  • Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute
  • Surgery
  • Trauma & Surgical Critical Care
  • Transplant
  • Research & Clinical Trials
  • Women's Services
  • Wound Care
4.0 review

Ambulatory Care

Educational

PROS:

Large system lots of educational resources and great opportunities. Great pay schedule quite competitive . Self scheduling which is extremely flexible

CONS:

Large system if you don't speak up you may get lost

Oncology

Great

PROS:

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PACU (Post-Anasthesia, Recovery Room, PAR)

30+ great

PROS:

Scheduling, teammates, manager support, transparency, hours, pace, physicians, peds, IT, education, holiday rotation, benefits, pay, HR, location, technology, variety of population

CONS:

None

PACU (Post-Anasthesia, Recovery Room, PAR)

Healthcare Technician

PROS:

Staff working as a team, receiving annual performance Bonuses, and monthly PTO Accrual. Discounts at in CHS facilities and other vendors.

CONS:

Insurance benefits were changed to high deductible plans and hospital pension plan ending.

Telemetry

Cardiac Telemetry

PROS:

Facility, Staff, Sanger Heart and Vascular team is great. Great opportunities outside of work to explore the greater Charlotte area.

CONS:

Poor pay compared to other places, dietary, communication, benefits.

Telemetry

Cardiovascular surgery, observation

PROS:

Great co-workers, good commute, flexible shifts. This is a big hospital with many units to choose . Charlotte is a great city.

CONS:

Low pay

Intensive Care (Critical Care, CCU, ICU)

Licensed Nursing Home Administrator/RN

PROS:

The pay is competitive, scheduling flexibility, and patient ratio is by far the best. The staff truly demonstrates a caring attitude towards the patients.

CONS:

The politics at the corporate level seems to have a trickle down effect to the front line staff. Mission and vision may NOT be represented within the leadership roles.

Coronary Care

RN

PROS:

locations of facilities and multiple facilities to pick up shifts. management was involved in day to day aspect of working but not micromanaging...very supportive.

CONS:

pay

Emergency Room (ER)

Cmc Pineville ED

PROS:

Excellent staff - providers and nurses are great. Team work!

CONS:

Very busy!

Cardiovascular ICU (CVICU)

RN

PROS:

Great in all respects.Pay good. Co workers good,sched.good.A really professional place to work and further learn my specialty.

CONS:

None. No bad words to say about CMC except the housekeeping staff some times was not up to par. Food discounts were minimal. Sometimes we were shot staffed but not often.