Travel Cath Lab Nurse Jobs

Cardiac catheterization laboratory nurses deal solely with heart disease and defects and play a vital role in cardiac care. CCL nurses are specially trained to assist doctors and other members of the medical team with interventional, diagnostic, and therapeutic procedures on patients with various heart conditions, which may include angioplasties, pacemaker implants, and stent placements. Because CCL nurses are among the most specialized registered nurses, their skills are in extremely high demand.

Cardiac cath lab nurse salary

A cardiac cath lab registered nurse in a staff position earns an average of $76,976 annually. This breaks down to about $1,480 per week and $37 per hour when working a 40-hour work week.

We currently have 3,165 matching Cath Lab Nurse jobs.

View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath LabLead Healthstaff
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Santa Monica, California
Lead Healthstaff
14 days ago
We need a Cath-Vasc Lab Travel RN to make a positive impact on patient care! $6720.00 Estimated Gross Weekly! There are Travel Nurses and then there are Travel Lead-ers! Lead Hea ...
$6,720/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath LabAccountable Healthcare Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
Oakland, California
Accountable Healthcare Staffing
17 hours ago
Accountable Job ID #925681. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$6,240/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath LabAmerican Mobile Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
American Mobile Healthcare
9 hours ago
Job Description & RequirementsRegistered Nurse – Cardiac Catheterization Lab - (Cath Lab RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D Pay Rate: $5908.11 - 6536.63Located in Midwe ...
$6,222/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath LabLead Healthstaff
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Northridge, California
Lead Healthstaff
2 days ago
We need a Cath-Vasc Lab Travel RN to make a positive impact on patient care! $6134.40 Estimated Gross Weekly! There are Travel Nurses and then there are Travel Lead-ers! Lead Hea ...
$6,134/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Los Angeles, California
Lead Healthstaff
2 days ago
We need a Cath-Vasc Lab Travel RN to make a positive impact on patient care! $6134.40 Estimated Gross Weekly! There are Travel Nurses and then there are Travel Lead-ers! Lead Hea ...
$6,134/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath LabEthos Medical Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Pontiac, Michigan
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #0. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$4,224/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Springfield, Oregon
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #7. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$4,147/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Tahlequah, Oklahoma
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #3. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$4,096/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Charlottesville, Virginia
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #6. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,968/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
North Kansas City, Missouri
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #6. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,712/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath LabAequor Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Providence Saint Johns Health Center
Santa Monica, California
Aequor Healthcare
5 hours ago
Aequor Job ID #399390. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Regis ...
$3,658/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Covenant Medical Center
Lubbock, Texas
Aequor Healthcare
5 hours ago
Aequor Job ID #399412. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Regis ...
$3,658/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center
Burbank, California
Aequor Healthcare
5 hours ago
Aequor Job ID #399395. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Regis ...
$3,658/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Saint Louis, Missouri
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #2. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,533/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Jackson, Mississippi
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #9. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,226/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Margate, Florida
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #6. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,200/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Ocala, Florida
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #9. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,200/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Columbia, South Carolina
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #5. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,072/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Brandon, Florida
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #3. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$2,880/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Sanford, Florida
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #0. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$2,880/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Kingsport, Tennessee
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #6. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$2,880/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath LabOneStaff Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Jackson, Mississippi
OneStaff Medical
5 hours ago
OneStaff Medical Job ID #511582. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job ti ...
$2,777/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Richmond, Virginia
Ethos Medical Staffing
5 hours ago
Ethos Medical Staffing Job ID #7. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$2,432/wk
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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Sanford, Florida
OneStaff Medical
5 hours ago
OneStaff Medical Job ID #511596. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job ti ...
$2,381/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath LabOneStaff Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Nashville, Tennessee
OneStaff Medical
5 hours ago
Cardiac catheterization is the insertion of a catheter into a chamber or vessel of the heart. It can be used as a way to diagnose heart conditions, or as treatment. Cardiac Cath La ...
$1,903/wk
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Cath Lab Nurse FAQs

What hospitals currently have Cath Lab Nurse job opportunities?

The hospitals on Vivian that currently have the most Cath Lab Nurse jobs are Holston Valley Medical Center (14 jobs), Porter Regional Hospital (12 jobs), and The Medical Center (10 jobs).

What are the best agencies for Cath Lab Nurse jobs?

The agencies on Vivian that currently have the most Cath Lab Nurse jobs are Accountable Healthcare Staffing (328), Stability Healthcare (311), and Aequor Healthcare (269).

How Much Do Cath Lab Nurse Jobs Pay?

For jobs available on Vivian as of Thursday, December 2nd 2021, the average weekly salary for a Cath Lab Nurse is $3,247, but can pay up to $6,720 per week.

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What does a cardiac cath lab nurse do?

The primary role of a cardiac cath lab nurse is to assist with catheterizations, but they also help with stent placements, inserting defibrillators and pacemakers, and other cardiac-related procedures. They must be able to assist in circulating and scrub cardiac cath nursing roles and always be prepared to intervene with lifesaving procedures should patients experience bleeding or serious side effects during or after cardiac procedures. CCL nurses continuously update patient charts. 

Pre-procedure duties may include checking and monitoring vital signs, administering intravenous medications, and educating patients and their families about what to expect. During procedures, CCL nurses assist the doctor as needed, handle ECG and vital sign monitoring, and may operate ventilators or other medical equipment. They perform post-procedure patient monitoring, watching for signs of infection or side effects, and provide aftercare instructions and patient education concerning activities, lifestyle, and medication.

Where do cardiac cath lab nurses work?

CCL nurses typically work in cardiac cath labs within large hospitals, which are areas specifically set aside to specialize in procedures dealing with the heart. They may also work in outpatient cath labs and private clinics.

What skills make a good cardiac cath lab nurse?

Cardiac cath lab nurses have advanced critical care skills with extensive knowledge of hemodynamics, arrhythmias, and 12-lead EKG. They have enhanced knowledge of cardiovascular anatomy and physiology, cardiac pharmacology, and emergency cardiac interventions. CCL nurses excel at being a team player and have the ability to incorporate their skills and abilities with the skills and abilities of other team members. Being detail-oriented and organized also top the list of desirable skills for good CCL nurses.

How to become a Cardiac Cath Lab Travel Nurse

Becoming a cardiac cath lab travel nurse requires rigorous post-licensure training and clinical experience. First, they must become an RN by earning an associate or a bachelor’s degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program, passing the NCLEX-RN, and completing all state licensing requirements. They must also earn Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support certifications.

While it isn’t generally required, it’s suggested that prospective CCL nurses earn Cardiac-Vascular Nursing board certification through the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Most travel positions require that CCL nurses have one to two years of recent cath lab experience.

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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Columbia, South Carolina
Ardor Health Solutions
2 days ago
Location: Columbia, SC Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiac Cath Lab - CCL to join our travel team in Columbia, SC! This is a full time travel contract positi ...
$4,224/wk
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Accountable Healthcare Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Wilmington, North Carolina
Accountable Healthcare Staffing
17 hours ago
Accountable Job ID #905454. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,588/wk
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Accountable Healthcare Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Prisma Health Richland Hospital
Columbia, South Carolina
Accountable Healthcare Staffing
17 hours ago
Accountable Job ID #883622. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$4,290/wk
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Aequor Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Prisma Health Richland Hospital
Columbia, South Carolina
Aequor Healthcare
17 hours ago
Aequor Job ID #370187. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Regis ...
$4,191/wk
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Assured Nursing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Columbia, South Carolina
Assured Nursing
17 hours ago
Assured Nursing Job ID #. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$4,356/wk
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Accountable Healthcare Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Boise, Idaho
Accountable Healthcare Staffing
17 hours ago
Accountable Job ID #829679. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$4,329/wk
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Accountable Healthcare Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Boise, Idaho
Accountable Healthcare Staffing
17 hours ago
Accountable Job ID #829676. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,861/wk
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Stability Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Santa Maria, California
Stability Healthcare
3 days ago
Stability Job ID #258950. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Cat ...
$3,965/wk
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Stability Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Brooksville, Florida
Stability Healthcare
a day ago
Stability Job ID #271166. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Ca ...
$2,244/wk
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Stability Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Trinity, Florida
Stability Healthcare
2 days ago
Stability Job ID #260020. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Cat ...
$2,051/wk
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