Chief Perfusionist

Position: Chief Perfusionist

Location: Ashland, KY


Passionate, driven people dedicated to making a difference in healthcare.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a strong working team of 3 CV surgeons in Ashland, KY. This account pumps roughly 300 per year, between 3 Perfusionists (100 per perfusionist) and is mostly CABG'S, Valves, TAVR'S and sometimes Aortic.

Ashland is an Eastern Kentucky region, called tri state area as you can be in OH,KY and WV within 30 minutes drive. Ashland is about an hour and 30 minutes from Lexington, KY and 2 hours from Columbus, OH. It's a big city with small town environments and less that an hour from most of KY state lakes and national forest attraction areas.


Position Requirements
ABCP certification is required.
Five plus years of experience; previous experience as a Chief Perfusionist preferred.
Ability to work on Call; must live within 30 minutes from the hospital.

The Successful Candidate

The successful candidate must bring a high level of ethical, intellectual, professional and personal values that complement the team and company vision. The following competencies are highly valued:

Focused on clinical quality and delivering the absolute best results for patients.
Ability to adapt and thrive in a high stress environment necessary.
Excellent communication skills and basic computer skills are essential.
Proven self-starter who works well independently and as a part of the OR team.
Lives the SpecialtyCare Values – Integrity, Respect, Teamwork, Sense of Urgency, Continuous Improvement, and Accountability.

Contact: Debbie Hughes - Perfusion Recruiter - 615-345-5384 or

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AmSECT Membership Eligibility

An Active Member shall be any perfusionist active in the practice of extracorporeal circulation technology. There are also opportunities to become a Transitional Active Member for those less than a year removed from graduation from an approved accredited training program. Other options include; an Associate Membership, International Membership, Perioperative Blood Management Clinician Membership, and Student Membership.

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