We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Cardiovascular Perfusionist to join our team. This role is suitable for individuals who are passionate about providing exceptional patient care and have a strong background in cardiovascular perfusion.
- Provide extracorporeal circulation support during cardiac surgery
- Maintain precise blood flow, oxygenation, and temperature levels throughout surgery
- Dispense necessary medications and blood products
- Cooperate with the surgical team to enhance patient outcomes
- Keep thorough records of patient care and equipment operation
As a Cardiovascular Perfusionist, you will play a critical role in ensuring the success of cardiac surgeries. You will work closely with the surgical team to provide extracorporeal circulation support and maintain optimal patient conditions during surgery.
- Implement and control extracorporeal circulation equipment
- Manage blood flow, oxygenation, and temperature levels throughout surgical procedures
- Dispense required medications and blood products
- Team up with the surgical unit to improve patient results
- Keep comprehensive records of patient care and equipment operation
- Engage in quality improvement projects and ongoing education opportunities
Requirements and Skills:
- Bachelor's degree in Cardiovascular Perfusion or related field
- Certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion
- Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Cardiovascular Perfusionist
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment
- Attention to detail and ability to maintain accurate records
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
The work schedule may vary depending on the needs of the surgical team and hospital, but typically includes on-call hours and weekend shifts.
The salary range for this role is competitive and commensurate with experience.
We offer ongoing training and continuing education opportunities to support the growth and development of our team members.
Review and Approval:
This job description has been reviewed and approved by the HR department and the hiring manager.