Position: Clinical Perfusionist
Location: Indianapolis, IN
We are looking for a staff perfusionist to join our dynamic and diverse team of nine at IU Health-Methodist Hospital located in downtown Indianapolis, Indiana. Enjoy working with the latest in technologies with a strong, collegial, talented and friendly group of surgeons, perfusionists, anesthesiologists and nurses. IUH-Methodist is a Level One Trauma, Vascular, and Heart Attack Center with a full-service practice that comprises all aspects of ascending, thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm and dissection care. In addition to these complex aortic cases, we perform coronary bypass grafting, valve replacements (including robotic assisted mitral valve replacements and repairs), heart and lung transplants as well as VAD implants (Syncardia Total Artificial Heart, Heartmate 3 and Heartware). Our active ECMO program, holds a platinum rating with ELSO. ECMO clinicians support ECMO patients, with perfusion involvement limited to initiations, transport and central decannulation procedures.
Come join us in one of our 8 newly renovated OR suites, including 2 hybrid suites, used for TAVRs and lead extractions (CPB standby). IUH offers a competitive salary, $10,000 sign on bonus and generous paid time off. Additionally, we provide a $2500 annual education allowance for meetings.
Graduation from an accredited perfusion school is required along with American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion certification (or ABCP eligible). Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA. Experienced Perfusionists are preferred however highly motivated recent graduates may be considered. Successful applicant shall possess the ability to work and exercise sound judgement in complex or stressful situations. S/he shall have the ability to work independently as well as on teams and be willing to work unpredictable hours on call.