CVICU Travel Nursing Jobs

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Start your easy and fast search of Stability Healthcare’s nationwide CVICU traveling nurse jobs here. Our mission is to provide not just great career opportunities but also the adventure and exploration of travel along with the comforts of home!

CVICU Job Description

CVICU stands for Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Nurse in medical terms. Patients with potentially life-threatening heart problems receive critical treatment from a CVICU nurse. They must keep track of their patient’s progress, examine records, change bandages, and communicate efficiently with doctors and other medical personnel, all the while offering compassionate care to patients. A CVICU nurse is an important member of an emergency medical care team who must be able to prevent disease, assist patients in recovering from surgery, and stabilize critically injured patients using specialized abilities.

To summarize a travel Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Nurse’s job details, we can say their duties and responsibilities are:

  • Providing clinical patient care on a one-on-one basis.
  • Medication administration.
  • CVICU patients’ vital signs are being monitored.
  • Use of heart monitors.
  • Examining patients for therapeutic and/or diagnostic purposes.
  • Use of defibrillators and restart the hearts of patients.
  • Completing paperwork and keeping track of patients.

CVICU Job Requirements

Before recruiting a registered nurse to fill a travel Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Nursing job, most hospitals or other healthcare organizations check for experience in their travel CVICU Nurse job candidates, and they often want hands-on and comprehensive care expertise.

Certifications and qualifications needed to apply for a cardiovascular ICU travel nurse job are:

  • A two-year associate’s degree or a four-year bachelor’s degree in nursing.
  • Registered Nurses should pass the National Council Licensure
  • Examination for Registered Nurses, or NCLEX-RN.
  • Certification in CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation).
  • Certification in BCLS (basic cardiac life support).
  • Certification in ACLS (advanced cardiac life support).

Benefits Of Traveling With Stability Healthcare

Our Stability Healthcare recruiter will work with you to plan out various assignments in hospitals or other healthcare facilities for your travel nursing position in advance. You get the following benefits with Stability Healthcare:

Health Insurance

CVICU Travel Nurse compensation is enhanced by Stability Healthcare incentives and benefits, which are:

Day 1 Premium Insurance: Starting on the first day of your assignment, you will be covered by premium insurance (medical, dental, vision, and life insurance).
$15,000 Company-paid Life/ADD Insurance.

Travel Nurse Salary & Benefits

What does a CVICU nurse earn? According to the salary website Glassdoor.com, the national average salary for a CVICU RN in the United States was $72,952 in November 2019. And the future compensation prospects continue to look promising, as the average Glassdoor.com salary for CVICU nurses has already risen from $69,270 in August 2019. Meanwhile, the salary website Payscale.com indicates that RNs with CVICU abilities earn an average hourly wage of $33.88 per hour.

Furthermore, as is the case with all travel nursing jobs, travel CVICU RNs can expect a higher salary range than similar staff health care professionals.

Yes, Travel Nurses can earn more money with various travel assignments, but the good news is that it’s not simply the money that attracts people to work as a Travel Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Nurse instead of staying on a more permanent position. With bonuses, extra shift compensation, stipends, and full benefits, travel nurses can significantly improve their earnings in a short period of time.

Stability Healthcare’s incentives and advantages help CVICU Travel Nurses earn more money. Such as the following:

  • PTO for All Nurses
  • Travel Reimbursement
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Extra Hours Bonus
  • Guaranteed Stipend
  • Paid Compliance Costs

Career Benefits

If you apply to position yourself as a strong candidate for a CVICU travel nurse career you will get many benefits. Stability Healthcare’s Cardiovascular ICU Travel Nurse jobs offer many benefits, such as:

  • Nationwide Jobs
  • Prestigious Facilities
  • 401 (k) Plan
  • Joint Commission Certified

Are you looking for a CVICU Travel Nursing career option? Check our job opportunities at Stability Healthcare for more job details and start a new step in your career!

Travel Nursing Reviews

Jennifer, RN
5/5

The response time from my recruiter and nurse specialist is amazing! They both have been so great to work with on my first assignment out in California!!! Chad and Samantha both are super caring and very responsive! I already extended my contract with the hospital because of the smooth process. They made the transition from Florida to California a lot loss stressful than I imagined. Would definitely recommend them both!!!

Tammy D.
5/5

My recruiter, and other staff I have had the pleasure of interacting with, are all so friendly and helpful. My recruiter is responsive, and even reached out while she was on vacation to check on me! I’ve worked with other agencies in the past, but Stability is next level when it comes to making your travel nursing experience as seamless as possible! Special shout out to Lindsay (best recruiter ever) and Tracy. Amazing people to work with.

Brittany J.
5/5

My recruiter is very responsive and personable. I have NEVER had any issues with them!! This agency even has PTO! None of my co workers with other agencies have this benefit!! Also the rates are equal or higher than most other agencies!! Everything feels more like family than business and for that I would choose stability over any other agency!! I am so happy I chose to work with them!

Sopheare C.
5/5

My recruiter Amanda is amazing and always timely with her responses. Debbie who is my nurse experience specialist who is with me all times of the contract is truly awesome. Love how responsive she is and will answer any and all my questions. Big thanks to Jesse my compliance coordinator for making all the appointments and getting me travel ready. Can’t thank my team enough for all they do. Any question or issue I have they resolve right away. And I love that they breakdown each contract into a spread so you know exactly what your getting for the terms of the contract.

Sara R.
5/5

I have been incredibly impressed by the professionalism, ease of communication, ability to have all requirements for onboarding fulfilled in a timely manner, and just overall outstanding service. Lindsay Hernandez is my particular recruiter and she has been a pleasure to work with, as well as all the team members at Stability. I’m looking forward to staying with them for my next assignment. I highly recommend them to my nursing friends, and anyone looking to travel as a nurse!

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