Chief Perfusionist - Surgery - General

Valley Childrens Hospital   •  

Madera, CA

Industry: Healthcare


Less than 5 years

Posted 49 days ago

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Job Description

Chief Perfusionist - Surgery-General

SUMMARY: This position is accountable for the application and delivery of cardiovascular perfusion services throughout the hospital under the direction of the chief of cardiac surgery. This includes cardiopulmonary bypass, cell savers, and intra-aortic balloon pumping in the operating rooms, supervision of ExtraCorporeal Life Support (ECLS) technologies in the OR and PICU, and the use of these technologies during transport. Position is responsible for supervision and ensuring perfusion policies and procedures are current and scheduling of other perfusionists, and maintaining perfusion related equipment and supplies. This requires being on call approximately 50% of the time.

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from an accredited perfusion program required. BLS - Basic Life Support within 30 days of hire or transfer into position required. CCP - Cert Cardiac Perfusionist American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusionists (ABCP) within 24 months of hire or transfer into position required. RN - Reg Nurse, PA - Physician Assistant or RRT - Reg Respiratory Therapist license preferred. Minimum three (3) years Pediatric perfusion experiencerequired. Must show progression of administrative and supervisory skills and abilities.




Job Reference #: 3039