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Cardiology Locum Tenens

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Locum Tenens Opportunities in Cardiology

We work with thousands of healthcare organizations including hospitals, clinics, private practices, and more throughout the U.S. who need talented cardiology medical professionals for short- and long-term locum tenens assignment engagements.

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The Locum Tenens Cardiology Market

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There is a shortage of medical providers nationwide. Cardiology professionals are desperately needed across the country, and locum tenens MDs, DOs, NPs, and PAs in cardiology are filling the gaps in coverage.  By 2028, employment in the cardiology profession overall is expected to grow by 7%, and employment across all cardiology provider types is expected to grow by 3%, 40%, and 28% for physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants, respectively, by 2031, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

In fact,while the US cardiology market was valued at $12.01 billion in 2022, it is expected to reach $16.11 billion in 2030, growing at a rapid CAGR rate of 3.7% within the forecasted period as a result of rises in patient volume, increased prevalence of Coronary Artery Disease (CAD), rising adoption of new generation devices, and increases in government initiatives in mature markets, as reported by Grand View Research. With abundant job openings and competitive rates, locum tenens cardiology providers enjoy both job and income stability.

Locum Cardiology Salary Insights

While rates can vary amongst various cardiology specialties and can be affected by a number of factors including location and experience, the average pay growth over the past 12 years for locum tenens cardiology professionals has been about 2.1%, providing greater earning potential all while offering the freedom to travel as well. In comparison to staff cardiology professionals in the US, jobs for cardiology locums can pay anywhere between an astounding 32.8% to 66% more, making the locum tenens cardiology salary one of the highest and most desired across all medical professions in the country.

According to BLS, the work environments where cardiology professionals earn the highest salaries are in physician’s offices, outpatient care centers, and specialty hospitals, while the states with the highest earning potentials for cardiology specialists are Arizona, Arkansas, and Colorado. Barton works with a wide variety of healthcare institutions and facility types across the nation, offering our cardiology locums a pick of attractive jobs paying the most competitive rates for their services throughout every state in the country.

What Cardiology Specialties Does Barton Work With?

Barton Associates Works With a Variety of Cardiology Specialists

Interventional Cardiology
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Neuro-Critical Care Cardiology
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Neuro-Vascular Cardiology
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Pediatric Cardiology

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Cardiothoracic Surgery

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Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery

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Locum Cardiology Work With Barton

As the 4th largest locum tenens staffing company in the US, Barton is well positioned to work with and place locum cardiology nurse practitioners, physician assistants, CRNAs, and physicians who specialize in general cardiology, pediatric cardiology, interventional cardiology, invasive cardiology, cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, vascular surgery, and cardiac anesthesiology at facilities nationwide.

In AMN Healthcare’s 2022 locum tenens survey, 47% of facilities stated that they are currently seeking locum tenens providers, and 88% responded that they used locum tenens providers in the past 12 months. Barton’s cardiology group has successfully placed cardiology locums at the following facility types:

  • Long-Term Acute Care Centers
  • Medical Centers / Hospitals
  • Community Health Centers
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers
  • Indian Health Centers
  • Corporate Clinics
  • Cath labs
  • Private Practice
  • Nursing Homes
  • Home Health
  • Correctional Facilities
  • Telemedicine
  • Regional Medical Centers
  • University Medical Centers
  • Community Health Centers
  • Residency / Fellowship Programs
  • Tertiary Hospitals
  • Critical Access Hospitals
  • Specialty Hospitals

As a cardiology locum, you have the flexibility to choose to work at any of the facility types listed above when the opportunity arises, and adjust your work and travel schedules according to your own needs, preferences, and availability. Barton’s account executives work to bring our cardiology locums new opportunities daily. Here a few of our open locum cardiology jobs:

Our openings change daily, so be sure to check in with your Barton recruiter often. New to Barton and ready to become a cardiology locum? Fill out the form to chat with one of our experienced recruiters to get started!

Are you in need of cardiology  coverage at your facility? Learn more about staffing with locums now or fill out the form on this page after selecting “Looking to Staff”.

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Barton Associates works with a broad range of healthcare facilities and organizations spanning across the country who are seeking talented locum tenens medical providers like yourself to fill gaps in coverage on locum tenens assignments with the most competitive pay.


Our skilled Account Executives establish strong connections with thousands of healthcare institutions nationwide so that our locum tenens professionals can have the power and flexibility to choose jobs which best fit their needs, preferences, and schedules from an overflowing pool of attractive opportunities.


The Barton team works hard to bring you fresh, new locum job opportunities every day, and we’re thrilled for the opportunity to help you find your dream assignment. Get in touch with us today to jumpstart your locum career with one of our experienced recruiters!



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Allison N. — Loved my recruiter! Very friendly and efficient with helping figure outlay pay check/stubs! Thank you so much! Would recommend!

Bob K. — I had a gap in my schedule. Barton arranged for a placement but it turned out the clinic was not ready. They quickly arranged for another 4-week placement that turned out better than the previously arranged one ever could have been.

Joshua H. — Everyone from Barton was fantastic to work with. They made the entire process of becoming a Locum Tenens provider easy. They take care of everything so you can focus on taking care of your patients. I look forward to working with them again.

Keith P. — The position was presented accurately and the communication with the client was always fast. When I accepted the job all the details and requirements were clearly laid out. I felt confident going the first day that things would run smoothly.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: What types of providers can be locums?

A: Barton Associates works with NPs, PAs, physicians, dentists, and CRNAs!

Q: Who uses locum tenens providers?

A: Companies and other healthcare facilities beyond the walls of hospitals and clinics have healthcare staffing openings. The Barton Associates team works with a variety of clients looking to fill temporary roles throughout the country, including but not limited to hospitals, private practices, and urgent care. Learn more about who Barton Associates works with!

Q: What is the main benefit of working with a healthcare staffing agency?

A: Working with an agency makes the process simple. We handle all of the paperwork and other heavy lifting to improve the overall experience for both our providers and clients. All our providers can clients need to do is let us know what they are looking for!