Cardiac Care Nursing Careers

Live. Work. Play.

Come for the Work.
Stay for the Life.

Striking a balance between work and life is something we all want. Lake Regional cardiac care RNs have it. If this appeals to you, fill out the form below and tell us a little about yourself and start a conversation.

Or apply now by visiting the Lake Regional jobs page and searching for "CVOR".

Lake Regional Benefits You

  • $6,000 Hiring bonus offered for qualified CVOR applicants
  • 401(k) plan with employer match
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance; basic life insurance; supplemental term life insurance; voluntary whole life, critical illness, cancer and specified disease plan insurance; voluntary short-term disability insurance
  • A vibrant, connected community where you can Live. Work. Play. See more of what the Lake of the Ozarks area offers on our Community page.

2CardiacCath Labs

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Lake Regional Health System is a growing and collaborative hospital, caring for the Lake of the Ozarks and surrounding community. Our expanding hospital offers 116 beds, state-of-the-art medical treatment and a supportive, dynamic learning environment. The Lake Regional cardiac care program has a dedicated cardiac OR, two fully-equipped cath labs and employs cardiac care RNs who are an asset to their patients and the hospital as a whole. Becoming one of our cardiac care RNs means providing exceptional care for complex cardiovascular cases, assisting and innovating in the cardiac OR and investing in your community.

Because our system is growing, our need for well-qualified, dedicated cardiac care RNs is as well.


Lake Regional Nurses Need

  • Current RN licensure
  • Minimum one year experience as a Registered Nurse
  • Current cardiovascular operating room nursing experience
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certified
  • Customer service abilities, including effective listening and critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment

Do What You Love

  • Work as a part of the Surgical Services/OR team, or in a specialized area that treats open-heart cardiovascular patients
  • Work in cardiovascular operating rooms assisting surgeons with surgical procedures
  • Exposure to and support of other services including Orthopedic, GYN, Urological, Plastics and Ophthalmology
  • On call every other week

Lake Regional Innovates

The dedicated cardiovascular operating room (CVOR) at Lake Regional is advanced and is outfitted solely for cardiovascular procedures and the supporting cath labs are equipped with state-of-the-art imaging technologies. As a result, the CVOR team at Lake Regional can perform cutting-edge procedures, using superior equipment and can deliver exceptional care that is unexpected in a recreational community.

  • Open heart surgery
  • Catheter-based and endovascular procedures
  • Lung surgery
  • Micro and aortic valve replacement
  • Coronary bypass/profusion
  • Continuous renal replacement therapy
  • AAA Surgery
  • Major vascular surgeries
  • Endo-vein harvesting
  • Endoscopic stenting
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair (EVAR)
  • Dedicated cardiovascular OR
  • 2 Cardiac cath labs
  • Heart/Lung machine
  • Artificial lung
  • Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenator (ECMO)
  • Superior imaging technology (CAT scan, MRI, Angiograms)
  • PVAD
  • Neptune headlight/suction
  • Regular in-service and training for the cardiovascular team
  • And many more rapidly advancing cardiovascular care services