Reports to the Executive Director, Surgical Services and works in collaboration with the Cardiothoracic Surgeon group. Operates extracorporeal circulation equipment and provides perfusion services during cardiac and cardiovascular surgery, intra-aortic balloon pump services, autotransfusion services and other related patient care.
Will support two established heart programs
Facilty performs 400-450 hearts, 200-250 TAVRS, 10-15 ECMO’s, 200 standby
Perfusionist will work between our 2 hospitals.
Team/Company Culture Teamwork Respectful and have each other’s back Organization views employees as their biggest asset Growing system Innovation
Minimum 4 years' experience
Education and Experience
- Successful completion of an approved program in perfusion technology from an accredited college, certification as a Clinical Perfusionist by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion or similar accrediting agency or certification-eligible and sufficient clinical experience in perfusion to demonstrate competence in the field.
- Knowledge & Skills
- Requires an in-depth knowledge of anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, chemistry, physics and sterile techniques.
- Requires an in-depth knowledge of the functions, uses and theory behind extracorporeal circulation equipment and auto transfusion devices used in cardiac and cardiovascular surgery.
- Competitive compensation includes bonus and call coverage.