What You Will Do:
The perfusionist operates extracorporeal circulation and autotransfusion equipment during any medical situation where it is necessary to support or temporarily replace the patient’s circulatory or respiratory function. The perfusionist is knowledgeable concerning the variety of equipment available to perform extracorporeal circulation functions and is responsible, in consultation with the physician, for selecting the appropriate techniques and equipment to be used.
Operates heart-lung machine and its ancillary equipment, at all times monitoring and maintaining continuous blood flow and respiration to the patient. Alters the system to adapt to changes in the patient condition or operative technique etc.
What You Need to Be Successful:
Bachelor’s Degree from an approved Perfusion Training program or a Bachelor’s Degree w/certification in perfusion technology required.
Eligible for Certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion required.
Licensure with the State of Maryland specific as a Perfusionist is required
One year of perfusion experience preferred.
Current CPR Certification required.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.