Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU)

Opening hours

Visitors are always welcome in the Coronary Care Unit (CCU) except for the following times:

7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
7:30 p.m. – 8:15 p.m.
11:30 p.m. – 12:15 a.m.

Only two visitors are allowed per patient at a time.

Visitors are encouraged to use the beige phone outside the unit to call the unit agent before entering the CCU.

How to reach us

514 340-8222, ext. 25277

Where to find us

Pavilion K, 2nd floor

  • Enter from the Pavilion K entrance (5767 Rue Légaré)
  • Turn LEFT to access the elevators
  • Take the Pavilion K elevators up to the 2nd floor


The Jewish General Hospital provides an entire spectrum of care to patients with heart disease. The Division of Cardiology acts as a major referral centre. A high concentration of patients also arrive through the Emergency Department. The division treats all common types of cardiac disease, including coronary disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease and arrhythmias. It also provides extremely specialized care, in the form of management of patients with adult congenital heart disease and pulmonary hypertension.


Coronary Care Unit (CCU)


Dr. Lawrence Rudski

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