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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Utica, NY
  • ALOIS Healthcare
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights

$2,800/week

Nights
3x12
Above Average Pay
Qualifications: Registered Nurse (New York), Basic Life Support
Posted 1 day ago
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Utica, NY
  • PHP
  • 3x12 hrs, Days

$2,755/week

Days
3x12
Above Average Pay
Posted 5 days ago
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Lewiston, ME
  • Planet Healthcare
  • 4x12 hrs, Nights
  • Referral Bonus

$2,688/week

Nights
4x12
Referral Bonus
Above Average Pay
 Verified
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Hartford, CT
  • HumanEdge Travel Nursing and Allied Health
  • 5x8 hrs

$2,675/week

5x8
Above Average Pay
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Nashville, TN
  • TRS Healthcare
  • 4x12 hrs, Nights

$2,660/week

Nights
4x12
Above Average Pay
Posted 10 days ago
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Grand Forks, ND
  • Planet Healthcare
  • 3x12 hrs, Days
  • Referral Bonus

$2,646/week

Days
3x12
Referral Bonus
Above Average Pay
Posted 7 days ago
 Verified
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • King City, CA
  • IDR Healthcare
  • 3x12 hrs
  • Referral Bonus

$2,597/week

3x12
Referral Bonus
Above Average Pay
Qualifications: Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Nursing or Associate of Science in Nursing, Registered Nurse (California), Basic Life Support
Posted 1 day ago
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Utica, NY
  • LanceSoft
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights

$2,575/week

Nights
3x12
Above Average Pay
Qualifications: Associate of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Registered Nurse (New York)
Posted 2 days ago
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Medford, OR
  • ADN Healthcare
  • 3x12 hrs, Days
  • Referral Bonus

$2,566/week

Days
3x12
Referral Bonus
Above Average Pay
Qualifications: Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Nursing or Associate of Science in Nursing, Registered Nurse (Oregon), Basic Life Support
Posted 4 days ago
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Utica, NY
  • IDR Healthcare
  • 3x12 hrs, Days
  • Referral Bonus

$2,533/week

Days
3x12
Referral Bonus
Above Average Pay
Qualifications: Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Nursing or Associate of Science in Nursing, Registered Nurse (New York), Basic Life Support
Posted 1 day ago
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Tuba City, AZ
  • Planet Healthcare
  • 3x12 hrs, Days
  • Referral Bonus

$2,520/week

Days
3x12
Referral Bonus
Above Average Pay
 Verified
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Louisville, KY
  • Ethos Medical Staffing
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights

$2,456/week

Nights
3x12
Above Average Pay
Posted 1 day ago
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Utica, NY
  • ARMStaffing
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights

$2,422/week

Nights
3x12
Above Average Pay
Qualifications: Basic Life Support
Posted Today
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Petoskey, MI
  • Ethos Medical Staffing
  • 3x12 hrs, Days

$2,402/week

Days
3x12
Above Average Pay
Posted 2 days ago
 Verified
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Laconia, NH
  • Planet Healthcare
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights
  • Referral Bonus

$2,394/week

Nights
3x12
Referral Bonus
Above Average Pay
 Verified
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Petoskey, MI
  • Ethos Medical Staffing
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights

$2,391/week

Nights
3x12
Above Average Pay
 Verified
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Albuquerque, NM
  • Wellspring Nurse Source
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights

$2,388/week

Nights
3x12
Above Average Pay
Posted 8 days ago
 Verified
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Petoskey, MI
  • Ethos Medical Staffing
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights

$2,386/week

Nights
3x12
Above Average Pay
Posted 2 days ago
 Verified
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Utica, NY
  • PRN Healthcare
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights
  • Referral Bonus

$2,380/week

Nights
3x12
Referral Bonus
Above Average Pay
Posted Today
 Verified
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Greensboro, NC
  • PRIDE Health
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights
  • Referral Bonus

$2,379/week

Nights
3x12
Referral Bonus
Above Average Pay
Qualifications: Registered Nurse (North Carolina)
Posted 4 days ago
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Louisville, KY
  • Tact Staff
  • 3x12 hrs

$2,360/week

3x12
Above Average Pay
Qualifications: Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Nursing or Associate of Science in Nursing, Registered Nurse (Kentucky), Basic Life Support
Posted 1 day ago
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Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care

  • Utica, NY
  • Travel Nurses, Inc.
  • 3x12 hrs, Nights
  • Referral Bonus

$2,350/week

Nights
3x12
Referral Bonus
Above Average Pay
Qualifications: Registered Nurse (New York), Basic Life Support
Posted 4 days ago
 Verified
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Travel Coronary Care Nurse Jobs Salary Insights

Average Travel Coronary Care Nurse Salary

$2,156/week

The average salary for a Coronary Care Nurse is $2,156 per week. This is 2% higher than the nursing US average of $2,119.

Last updated on April 13, 2024. Based on 3,326 active jobs on Vivian.com in the last 7 days.

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Travel Coronary Care Nurse Jobs FAQs

What are the best agencies for Travel Coronary Care Nurse jobs?

The agencies on Vivian that currently have the most Travel Coronary Care Nurse jobs are Travel Nurses, Inc. (21), Nationwide Therapy Group (17), and IDR Healthcare (12).

Does Vivian have any staff Nursing jobs?

As of Saturday, April 13th 2024, Vivian has 28 Staff Nursing jobs listed. These jobs pay $45 per hour on average, with the highest-paying job listed up to $58 per hour.

Where can I learn more about working as a Travel Coronary Care Nurse?

Take a look at Vivian's Travel Coronary Care Nurse Career Guide for more information, including required education, responsibilities, pros and cons and more.

What is a Coronary Care Unit Nurse?

The coronary care unit, also known as the cardiac care unit, employs registered nurses with the critical care backgrounds. CCUs were originally designed to care for patients with acute heart attacks, but now they also provide critical care to patients with life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias, acute coronary syndrome, and congestive heart failure. CCU nurses specialize in caring for patients with these and other serious heart conditions that require continuous monitoring and treatment.

What does a Coronary Care Unit nurse do?

CCU nurses care for cardiac patients of all ages suffering from various severe heart diseases and conditions or They assess patients, administer medications, insert and remove IVs, monitor pain, and update patients’ medical records. CCU nurses vigilantly monitor heart activity and electrocardiograms to detect life-threatening arrhythmias and swiftly respond with cardiopulmonary resuscitation and defibrillation when necessary. They work closely with cardiologists to ensure quality patient care and educate the patients and their families on heart disease and leading healthier lives. They also go over treatments and procedures, including devices like ventricular assist devices, intra-aortic balloon pumps, and temporary pacemakers.

Where do Coronary Care Unit nurses work?

CCU nurses primarily work at medical centers and public and private hospitals that are large enough to have a coronary care unit. They may also work in a hospital’s telemetry unit or at cardiovascular clinics.

What skills make a good Coronary Care Unit nurse?

Coronary care unit nurses must have advanced knowledge of the cardiovascular system and strong clinical skills to thrive in this fast-paced, sometimes stressful environment. They must remain constantly vigilant to the slightest changes in their patients’ conditions and have the ability to quickly react with life-saving techniques. They’re comfortable using specialized equipment and remain calm and compassionate towards patients and their families. Detail oriented, multitasking, critical thinking, and prioritizing care are other top skills of a good CCU nurse.

How to become a Coronary Care Unit Travel Nurse?

Becoming a coronary care unit travel nurse begins with earning an associate or bachelor’s degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program, then passing the NCLEX-RN and completing all state licensing requirements to become a registered nurse. CCU nurses must obtain Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support certifications. Some hospitals recommend or require advanced certification, which can be obtained through the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses’ Critical Care Registered Nurse credentialing and/or the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s board certification in Cardiac-Vascular Nursing. Many travel CCU assignments often specifically require nurses to have recent critical or cardiac care experience in a hospital setting.

What certifications are commonly held by coronay care unit nurses?

Coronary care unit nurses may hold Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Cardiac Vascular Nursing Certification (CV-BC) or Cardiac Medicine Certification (CMC), among others.

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