Attention current TriHealth employees:
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PERFUSIONIST: This position’s main job duties are as follows: operate the heart lung machine during open heart surgery to maintain patient’s hemodynamic and physiologic parameters; monitor, diagnose, and treat any parameters that are out of acceptable limits; operate various ancillary life support equipment predominately related to cardiovascular services such as ventricular assist devices, intra-aortic balloon pumps, and savings devices; and operate, maintain and QC point of care lab resting equipment.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree in Perfusion, or graduate of an ABCP recognized Perfusion Program with current, active CCP Certification or eligibility for CCP Certification BLS/CPR (Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers) Certified Clinical Perfusionist (CCP) by ABCP required within 2 years of hire.
EXPERIENCE: Knowledge of special procedures such as heart bypass, circulatory arrest, and cerebral perfusion.
SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE: Ability to prepare and use these procedures with little or no supervision. Graduate from a Certified Perfusion Program, and/or CCP Certified Clinical Perfusionist. Recent experience in Adult Perfusion.
TriHealth, Inc in Cincinnati Ohio has an FTE Adult Clinical Perfusionist position available. TriHealth is a community partnership of Good Samaritan and Bethesda North Hospitals, both with growing open heart programs with consistent great outcomes, and one of Truven Analytics Top 15 Health Systems in the nation, a top cardiovascular hospital, and a great place to work.
This position will be part of a department of 10 full-time Perfusionists that covers over 750 Adult Heart Surgeries a year between 6 excellent surgeons. Beyond the standard open heart procedures, we also cover DaVinci Robotic and MICS procedures, TAVR, HIPEC, Cell Savers, Angiovac and around 6 ECMOs a year that we send to a nearby ECMO center. We are a cohesive team with very low turnover and enjoy a nice work/life balance. Our comprehensive compensation package includes competitive pay and enhanced PTO benefit as well as generous continuing education allowances.
Cincinnati is a metropolitan city with professional and college sports, theatre, concerts, restaurants, educational opportunities, shopping, industry base, and a lively community scene. We are also within 2 hours drive of Dayton, Columbus, Indianapolis, Lexington, and Louisville. The Greater Cincinnati area offers a competitive cost of living, great schools, and moderate climate to enjoy the multitude of outdoor activities year round. Apply today for a great learning experience for new grads or a steady pace for experienced Perfusionists.
Job Title: PERFUSIONIST- PRN Shift Varies
Department Name: NRTH PERFUSIONISTS
Location: Bethesda North Hospital
Employment Status: Optional Position
Shift: Shift Varies
Weekend Commitment: Yes
Holiday Commitment: No
On-Call Commitment: No