Nashville General Hospital at Meharry (NGH), is a 150-bed licensed hospital committed to both providing excellent healthcare and achieving a goal of 100% access to health care and zero disparity between populations.
The city-owned community hospital provides Davidson County residents an array of sophisticated healthcare services, state-of-the-art technology and a compassionate, caring staff. Nashville General Hospital serves as the primary teaching hospital for Meharry Medical College. Joint Commission accredited, NGH readily accommodates a wide range of acute care needs, including a post-operative surgical floor, medical floor, adult and neonatal intensive care units and full OB/Gyn services. The medical and surgical staffs are dedicated to providing comprehensive, high quality care to patients and their families.
First opening as City Hospital on April 23, 1890, on Hermitage Avenue, Nashville General Hospital relocated to the Meharry campus in January 1998. The relocation highlights the blending of two rich medical histories to provide one of the best healthcare facilities in the area.
Nashville General Hospital Hospital at Meharry provides a wide range of outstanding benefits for you and your family! Health benefits consist of Medical, Dental, Life and Mental health / substance abuse. Short term and Long term disability benefits replace a portion of your pay if you become sick or injured to work and suffer a loss of income, or if you die and can no longer provide for your family. Other types of income protection benefits help you keep more of your income through tax savings: Vision Coverage, Accidental death and dismemberment, Supplemental life insurance, dependent life insurance. Available Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) Before-Tax Premium Savings Plan Retirement benefits provide you with regular income when you retire from work: Prinicpal 457 Plan Work/Life benefits help bring balance to your life, both at work and at home: Vacation and holidays Leave of absence Employee Assistance Program
Vision: Leader in exceptional community healthcare; "One neighbor at a time."
Mission: To improve the health and wellness of Nashville by providing equitable access to coordinated patient-centered care, supporting tomorrow's caregivers and translating science into clinical practice.
1. Honesty and integrity in all we say and do.
2. Respect and dignity for all human kind.
3. Compassion to those we serve and to each other.
4. Accountability to society, our community and each other.
5. Teamwork to achieve our vision, mission and values.
In order to meet our vision, mission and values, we will work together to be financially viable while continuously improving our skills and resources through excellence in education and research. Our goal is the achievement of 100% access to healthcare and zero disparity between populations.
Combine the warmth, hospitality and relaxed atmosphere for which Nashville is renowned with a team of dedicated and caring health professionals and you have some idea of life at Nashville General Hospital. At General, we are family.