Travel Cardiology Nurse Jobs

Cardiology nurses, also called cardiac nurses or cardiovascular nurses, are registered nurses who specialize in preventing and treating conditions involving the heart. These specialists work in a variety of settings, caring for medical or surgical patients with a variety of heart problems. Depending on their focus, cardiology nurses may care for patients recovering from a heart attack, suffering from coronary artery disease, or recuperating from heart bypass or pacemaker surgery, among others. Historically, heart disease has been the leading cause of death in the United States, so cardiology nurses remain in high demand and often find their work challenging yet rewarding.

Cardiology nursing is a top recruited specialty on Vivian, where cardiology nursing jobs are bountiful at prestigious facilities in exciting locales around the nation.

We currently have 207 matching Cardiology Nurse jobs.

View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyCustom Healthcare Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Peoria, Illinois
Custom Healthcare Solutions
2 days ago
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS 1 year current Cardiac experience in a hospital setting ACLS BLS Patient Pop: Cardiac Step-Down Unit. Telemetry, Post-open heart & Cardiac medical patients ...
$6,136/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyLead Healthstaff
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Grants Pass, Oregon
Lead Healthstaff
3 days ago
We need a Med-Surg - Telemetry Travel RN to make a positive impact on patient care! $5751.00 Estimated Gross Weekly! There are Travel Nurses and then there are Travel Lead-ers! L ...
$5,751/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyGifted Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
GIFTED Healthcare
Des Moines, Iowa
Gifted Healthcare
3 days ago
GIFTED Healthcare has 36hr options, travel, local and PRN/Per Diem options nationwide, and is constantly seeking experienced RN's. We do require 1 year of experience in the special ...
$5,298/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAmerican Mobile Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Bellingham, Washington
American Mobile Healthcare
3 days ago
Job Description & RequirementsRegistered Nurse - Cardiac Telemetry - (Tele RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 10 D/E/N Pay Rate: $4858.19 - 5353.93Approximately 16,000 careg ...
$5,106/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Des Moines, Iowa
Ardor Health Solutions
5 days ago
Location: Des Moines, IA Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiology - Cardio to join our travel team in Des Moines, IA! This is a full time travel contract posit ...
$4,992/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyOloop Health
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Monument Health
Rapid City, South Dakota
Oloop Health
2 days ago
Oloop Technology Job ID #204258. Pay package is based on None hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$4,277/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyProvidence Health Care Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Monument Health
Rapid City, South Dakota
Providence Health Care Staffing
2 days ago
Providence Health Care Staffing Job ID #204258. Pay package is based on None hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determin ...
$4,212/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyBestica
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Little Rock, Arkansas
Bestica
18 hours ago
Travel Registered Nurse: Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) - Little Rock, AR 13 Weeks Nights We are looking for experienced Travel Registered Nurse: Cardiovascular I ...
$3,965/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyOloop Health
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Monument Health
Rapid City, South Dakota
Oloop Health
a day ago
Oloop Technology Job ID #204451. Pay package is based on None hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,960/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyTact Medical Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Rapid City, South Dakota
Tact Medical Staffing
a day ago
SD-RN-Cardiology Clinic () Cardiology Outpatient Start Date: 12/3/2021 Shift: Varied Day Shift Shift Length: Hours Assignment Length: 13 weeks Certifications: BLS/BCLS Benefits ...
$3,900/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Bangor, Maine
Ardor Health Solutions
2 days ago
Location: Bangor, ME Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiac Telemetry - Cardiac Tele to join our travel team in Bangor, ME! This is a full time travel contract ...
$3,611/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Bangor, Maine
Ardor Health Solutions
2 days ago
Location: Bangor, ME Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiac Telemetry - Cardiac Tele to join our travel team in Bangor, ME! This is a full time travel contract ...
$3,611/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Rapid City, South Dakota
Advantis Medical
a day ago
Advantis Job ID #206054. 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: SD-R ...
$3,456/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Flatlands, New York
Advantis Medical
a day ago
Advantis Job ID #205788. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 37 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: RN ...
$3,456/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Zanesville, Ohio
Advantis Medical
20 hours ago
Advantis Job ID #196540. 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: Ohi ...
$3,110/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
San Antonio, Texas
Advantis Medical
20 hours ago
Advantis Job ID #185964. 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: Trav ...
$2,995/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Nashville, Tennessee
Advantis Medical
20 hours ago
Advantis Job ID #202903. 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: Trav ...
$2,995/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Advantis Medical
20 hours ago
Advantis Job ID #202873. 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: Trav ...
$2,995/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Springfield, Missouri
Advantis Medical
20 hours ago
Advantis Job ID #146358. 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: Trav ...
$2,880/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Johnson City, Tennessee
Advantis Medical
3 days ago
Advantis Job ID #155158. 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: TN ...
$2,765/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAscend National Healthcare Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
North Florida Regional Med Ctr
Gainesville, Florida
Ascend National Healthcare Staffing
2 days ago
Ascend National Job ID #2. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$2,732/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Gainesville, Florida
Ardor Health Solutions
2 days ago
Location: GAINESVILLE, FL Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiac Telemetry - Cardiac Tele to join our travel team in GAINESVILLE, FL! This is a full time travel ...
$2,534/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Bristol, Tennessee
Advantis Medical
20 hours ago
Advantis Job ID #138510. 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: TN ...
$2,419/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - CardiologyAmerican Mobile Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
High Point, North Carolina
American Mobile Healthcare
2 days ago
Job Description & RequirementsRegistered Nurse - Cardiac Telemetry - (Tele RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $1364.34 - 1503.55As a valued member of this nur ...
$1,433/wk
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How Much Do Cardiology Nurse Jobs Pay?

For jobs available on Vivian as of Saturday, December 4th 2021, the average weekly salary for a Cardiology Nurse is $3,273, but can pay up to $6,136 per week.

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  • min - $1,433
  • avg - $3,273
  • max - $6,136

What are the best agencies for Cardiology Nurse jobs?

The agencies on Vivian that currently have the most Cardiology Nurse jobs are Ardor Health Solutions (52), Advantis Medical (30), and Catapult Healthcare (27).

What does a cardiology nurse do?

The daily tasks of a cardiology nurse greatly depend on their work setting, but they often care for heart patients or those recovering from various cardiac procedures. No matter the setting, they monitor vital signs, especially heart rate and rhythms. Cardiology nurses help patients deal with discomfort and provide ongoing care while working closely with a cardiologist. They also assist patients with rehabilitation following hospitalization related to cardiac illness. Other common tasks include:

  • Administering heart medications

  • Inserting and removing IV drips

  • Monitoring electrocardiogram readings

  • Performing stress-test evaluations and health assessments

  • Performing ongoing assessment of cardiac function

  • Interpreting results of cardiac testing

  • Providing postoperative pain assessment and management

  • Assisting with defibrillation

  • Educating patients and their families on heart health

Where do cardiology nurses work?

Cardiology nurses often work in hospitals as part of a team in the cardiology department or surgical unit. Based on their specialty, they may work in various areas of the hospital. Cardiac nurses providing direct care to adult cardiac patients may work in cardiac focused units, progressive care, or telemetry. Alternatively, cardiac nurses who provide direct care to cardiac surgery patients may work on post-cardiovascular  or cardiothoracic surgery units. Cardiology nurses also may work in an outpatient cardiologist’s office or cardiovascular rehab center. Demand has also increased for cardiac nurses in community health centers, medical clinics, long-term care facilities, and home healthcare agencies.

What skills make a good cardiology nurse?

Good cardiology nurses have a thorough comprehension of normal cardiac anatomy and physiology and advanced knowledge of cardiac diseases and conditions and the diagnostic and treatment methods for them. They possess keen assessment and monitoring skills, combined with crucial soft skills like critical thinking, problem-solving, and crisis management. To truly excel, good cardiology nurses effectively perform as part of a team and have strong communication skills to promote coordination between healthcare professionals and convey important information to patients and their families.

How to become a Cardiology Travel Nurse

To specialize in cardiac nursing, prospective candidates must first become a registered nurse. For this specialty, an associate degree in nursing is the minimum requirement, but many hospitals prefer at least a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Graduates of accredited nursing programs must pass the NCLEX-RN exam and fulfill all other state licensing requirements to earn their RN license. Cardiac nurses must have Basic Life Support certification and most likely Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support certification.

To advance as a cardiology nurse, RNs can consider pursuing a Master of Science in Nursing or seeking out opportunities to provide more specialized care. After gaining experience, they also should become certified. The American Board of Cardiovascular Medicine administers the Board Certified Cardiac Nurse in non-acute cardiology care (CVRN-BC) and Cardiovascular Nursing Level II – Board Certified Cardiac Nurse in acute cardiology care (CVRN-BC Level II). The American Nurses Credentialing Center also offers Cardiac Vascular Nurse – Board Certified credentialing. Most travel cardiology nursing positions require at least two years of recent cardiac care experience.

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Ascend National Healthcare Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Baptist Health Medical Center
Little Rock, Arkansas
Ascend National Healthcare Staffing
8 days ago
Ascend National Job ID #4. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,726/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Little Rock, Arkansas
Ardor Health Solutions
5 days ago
Location: Little Rock, AR Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiac Telemetry - Cardiac Tele to join our travel team in Little Rock, AR! This is a full time travel ...
$3,456/wk
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Oloop Health
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Baptist Health
Little Rock, Arkansas
Oloop Health
3 days ago
Oloop Technology Job ID #202930. Pay package is based on 12.5 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
$3,564/wk
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Advantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Rapid City, South Dakota
Advantis Medical
5 days ago
Advantis Job ID #198838. 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: SD-R ...
$2,304/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Newark, New Jersey
Ardor Health Solutions
5 days ago
Location: NEWARK, NJ Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiac Telemetry - Cardiac Tele to join our travel team in NEWARK, NJ! This is a full time travel contract ...
$2,764/wk
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Ardor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Jackson, Tennessee
Ardor Health Solutions
5 days ago
Location: Jackson, TN Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiac Telemetry - Cardiac Tele to join our travel team in Jackson, TN! This is a full time travel contrac ...
$1,658/wk
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Tact Medical Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Workforce Solutions
Albany, New York
Tact Medical Staffing
3 days ago
AMC - Nursing Travel RN - Medical Cardiology - Nights Cardiology Start Date: 12/27/2021 Shift: 19:00-07:00 Shift Length: 12 Hours Assignment Length: 13 weeks Certifications: A ...
$4,290/wk
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Gifted Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
GIFTED Healthcare
Des Moines, Iowa
Gifted Healthcare
6 days ago
GIFTED Healthcare has 36hr options, travel, local and PRN/Per Diem options nationwide, and is constantly seeking experienced RN's. We do require 1 year of experience in the special ...
$4,674/wk
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Cross Country Nurses
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Waco, Texas
Cross Country Nurses
4 months ago
The benefits of taking a travel nursing job with Cross Country Nurses include:Free Private Housing or Generous Housing Allowance Comprehensive Health Insurance with Prescription Co ...
$5,105/wk
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Cross Country Nurses
Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology
Waco, Texas
Cross Country Nurses
4 months ago
The benefits of taking a travel nursing job with Cross Country Nurses include:Free Private Housing or Generous Housing Allowance Comprehensive Health Insurance with Prescription Co ...
$5,105/wk
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