Location Address: 301 Memorial Medical Parkway Daytona Beach, FL 32117
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Full Time / Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
Responsible for the circulatory and respiratory functions of the heart lung machine during surgical procedures, manages extracorporeal circulation / cardiopulmonary support.
Helps manage invasive pressure monitoring of Arterial, Swan Ganz catheters
Manages Autotransfusion / Cell saver for surgical procedures open heart, thoracic and abdominal aneurysms in coordination with the RN Circulating Nurse
Manages intraoperative STS data for accurately for adult cardiac surgery registry.
Manages the oversight of Intra-aortic balloon pump in the CVOR
Maintains the care of capital equipment by cleaning and maintenance after each use.
Checks and restocks disposable supplies
Be available for On–Call status for emergent CABG/Perfusion cases as assigned
Operates point of care blood testing devices and be able to interpret results
Manages and operate heparin management system
What You Will Need:
Bachelor’s degree with successful completion of perfusion or circulation technologies certification required
Board certified or eligible as a CCP or CCT.
Certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion (ABCP) by passing the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion certification examination preferred.
CPR certification required.
Knowledge of Extracorporeal circulation/ cardiopulmonary support, anticoagulation/hematological analysis, use of auto transfusion / apheresis, intra-aortic balloon equipment.
1 to 3 yrs of experience preferred.
The Perfusionist assumes the responsibility for the perioperative patient care by operating the heart and lung machine during surgeries that require cardiopulmonary bypass e.g. heart bypass surgery, and heart valve repair. Working closely with the cardiothoracic surgical team, including cardiac surgeons, anesthesiologists, surgical technicians and nurses is responsible for the therapeutic perfusion processes.
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