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 130 matching Cardiology Nurse jobs.

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
The Department of Cardiothoracic/Telemetry has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered Nurse to work in UTower. The Staff Nurse (RN) is a registered professional nurse w ...
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3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
The Department of Cardiovascular has an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse position at UTower. The Registered Nurse delivers patient-family centered care in a culturally c ...
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3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
The Department of Cardiothoracic/Telemetry has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered Nurse to work in UTower. The Staff Nurse (RN) is a registered professional nurse w ...
Permanent
3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
(F/T) Registered Nurse 2 - Cardiology - Up to $25,000 Sign on Bonus - UTower Miami, FL The Department of Cardiology Medical has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered ...
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3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
(F/T) Registered Nurse 1 - Cardiothoracic - UTower - Up to $25,000K Sign-On Bonus Miami, FL The Department of Cardiothoracic has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered ...
Permanent
3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
(F/T) Registered Nurse 1 - Cardiothoracic - UTower - Up to $25,000K Sign-On Bonus Miami, FL The Department of Cardiothoracic has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered ...
Permanent
3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
(F/T) Registered Nurse 1-Cardiology-UTower-Up to $25,000 Sign-On Bonus Miami, FL The Department of Cardiology Medical has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered Nurse ...
Permanent
3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
(F/T) Registered Nurse 1-Cardio Step Down-Up to $25,000 Sign-On Bonus-UTower Miami, FL The Department of Cardiothoracic-Step Down has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Regis ...
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3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
(F/T) Registered Nurse 1-Cardiology-UTower-Up to $25,000 Sign-On Bonus Miami, FL The Department of Cardiology Medical has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered Nurse ...
Permanent
3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
The Department of Cardiothoracic has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered Nurse to work in UTower. The Staff Nurse (RN) is a registered professional nurse who prescri ...
Permanent
3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
(F/T) Registered Nurse 2 - Cardiology - Up to $25,000 Sign on Bonus - UTower Miami, FL The Department of Cardiology Medical has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered ...
Permanent
3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
(F/T) Registered Nurse 2 - Cardiothoracic - UTower - Up to $25,000 Sign on Bonus Miami, FL The Department of Cardiothoracic has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered ...
Permanent
3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
(F/T) Registered Nurse 2 - Cardiology - Up to $25,000 Sign on Bonus - UTower Miami, FL The Department of Cardiology Medical has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered ...
Permanent
3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology

  • University of Miami Med Center
  • Miami, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Days
The University of Miami Health System offers competitive rates of compensation based on area of specialty, experience, and qualifications. CORE QUALIFICATIONS ...
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3 days ago

$30+/hr

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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Exeter, NH
    • 5x12 hrs
Location: Exeter, NH Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Medical Surgical Cardiac - M/S Cardiac to join our travel team in Exeter, NH! This is a full time travel con ...
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$7,833/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Camp Hill, PA
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Nights
Location: Camp Hill, PA Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiac Telemetry - Cardiac Tele to join our travel team in Camp Hill, PA! This is a full time travel con ...
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7 days ago

$4,953/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Camp Hill, PA
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Nights
Location: Camp Hill, PA Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Medical Surgical Cardiac - M/S Cardiac to join our travel team in Camp Hill, PA! This is a full time trav ...
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$4,953/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Albany, NY
    • 3x12 hrs
Advantis Job ID #212484. 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: AMC ...
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3 days ago

$4,838/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Albany, NY
    • 3x12 hrs
Advantis Job ID #212476. 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: AMC ...
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3 days ago

$4,838/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Spokane, WA
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Nights
Location: Spokane, WA Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiac Telemetry - Cardiac Tele to join our travel team in Spokane, WA! This is a full time travel contrac ...
Travel
2 days ago

$4,147/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Spokane, WA
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Days
Location: Spokane, WA Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Cardiac Telemetry - Cardiac Tele to join our travel team in Spokane, WA! This is a full time travel contrac ...
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2 days ago

$4,147/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Beverly, MA
Job Description:Supplemental Health Care, a nationally recognized healthcare staffing agency, has partnered with a well-established healthcare organization in the Beverly, MA area ...
Travel
2 days ago

$3,829/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Rockville, MD
    • 3x12 hrs
Advantis Job ID #226681. 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: Outp ...
Travel
3 days ago

$3,456/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Gainesville, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
Advantis Job ID #226904. 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 ...
Travel
2 days ago

$2,534/wk

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Cardiology Nurse FAQs

How Much Do Cardiology Nurse Jobs Pay?

For jobs available on Vivian as of Monday, January 17th 2022, the average weekly salary for a Cardiology Nurse is $3,252, but can pay up to $7,833 per week.

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  • min - $1,498
  • avg - $3,252
  • max - $7,833

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 (44), Advantis Medical (40), and University of Miami (15).

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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Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Boynton Beach, FL
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Nights
We are seeking an experienced and self motivated telemetry registered nurse to join our growing team of nursing professionals!   Telemetry RNs will provide direct patient ca ...
Travel
5 days ago

$4,516/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Holy Spirit Hospital
  • Camp Hill, PA
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Nights
Access Healthcare 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.
Travel
6 days ago

$5,882/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Holy Spirit Hospital
  • Camp Hill, PA
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Nights
Access Healthcare Job ID #1. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
6 days ago

$5,882/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Piedmont Atlanta Hospital
  • Atlanta, GA
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Nights
Access Healthcare 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.
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6 days ago

$4,378/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Peoria, IL
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Nights
Medmetry Job ID #8792. 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: RN - ...
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$4,415/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • GIFTED Healthcare
  • Des Moines, IA
    • 4x12 hrs
    • Flexible
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 ...
Travel

$4,674/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Des Moines, IA
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Days
We are looking for Cardiac Tele Registered Nurses to join our team in Des Moines, Iowa! Schedule:  Day Shift; 36 or 48 Hour Work Week Available Requirements: Active and Clear ...
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$4,415/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Philadelphia, PA
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Flexible
We are looking for Cardiac OR Registered Nurses to join our team in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania! Requirements: Active and Clear RN License; State of Pennsylvania Minimum of 12 ...
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$4,462/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Waco, TX
    • 4x12 hrs
    • Days
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 ...
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$5,105/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Cardiology

  • Waco, TX
    • 4x12 hrs
    • Nights
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 ...
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$5,105/wk