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Perfusionist

Perfusionist

Division

Radiology/Imaging

Employment Type

Staff

Location

Los Angeles, California


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Job Description:

Perfusionist

 

Our client located in the Los Angeles, California area, is looking for a full time/ permanent Perfusionist to join their Team. Ideal candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in a medical or science field and have completed a perfusionists certificate recognized by the ABCP (American Board Cardiovascular Perfusion). Must have a minimum of six months experience of pediatric and adult treatment and be able to operate a variety of Heart-lung machines and monitors necessary to perform the job.

 

Responsibilities for the Perfusionist

  • Under the order of the Attending Physician, the Perfusionists provides patient care by providing services of oxygenation, extracorporeal circulation, myocardial and/ organ protections and preservation
  • Determine proper equipment, oxygenator, tubing circuit, and cannula for adult, pediatric, and infant routine and specialized extracorporeal support for each specific patient
  • Assembly and operation of the heart-lung machine and extracorporeal circuits, operation of heater, coolers and cardioplegia delivery systems
  • Provide safe and adequate provisions utilizing hypothermia, deep hypothermic arrest, and retroperfusion of a patients circulation during cardiac surgery under direction of Attending Surgeon
  • May include operation of devices such as IABP, VAS, ECMO, CPS

Minimum Requirements of the Perfusionist

  • BA/BS required from ABCP (American Board Cardiovascular Perfusion) recognized program
  • ABCP/CCP within 24mth from graduation date
  • CPR
  • Six months of pediatric and adult experience preferred

Benefits

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Full Benefits
  • Relocation assistance if applicable

For more information on this Perfusionist role, please apply with your most up-to-date resume. If this is not something of interest, but another area is, let us know as we work nationwide for only permanent positions.

 

 

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