Position: Director of Perfusion
Location: Birmingham, AL
Description: Come join the Comprehensive Care Services, Inc. team! We are looking for an experienced Director of Perfusion with at least 3-5 years’ experience and supervisory/leadership skills. Has twenty-four (24) hour responsibility for the Perfusion Department. Ensures that the Perfusion Department meets quality standards within the resources available. Ensures that the Perfusion Department responds to Open Heart Surgery, Autotransfusion, Pump Standby and IABP according to protocols and Hospital agreement. Performs procedures relative to the physiological management of patients’ circulatory and respiratory functioning during and following cardiac surgery, under the direct supervision of the anesthesiologist and operating surgeon.
Comprehensive Care Services is certified by the Joint Commission and provides superior perfusion and autotransfusion services. We employ highly skilled board certified or board eligible perfusionists in addition to providing informatics, data and quality management, point of care testing, blood conservation programs, hardware and inventory management solutions to our client medical centers throughout North America. We are focused on superior patient care and outcomes, client relations and the retention of our professionals.
Requirements: Graduate of accredited perfusion program. Evidence of commitment to continued education and self-development. Orientation to duties to be accomplished within six months. Demonstrates well-developed interpersonal skills and communication skills necessary to interact in a professional manner with nursing staff, health care team members, patient and families. Skilled Perfusionist with a minimum of 3-5 yrs. experience.
Current certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusionists.