Position: Perfusionist

Location: Mercy Hospital Springfield, MO

Description: Mercy Hospital Springfield is looking for a board certified Perfusionist ideally with 3+ years experience to join our fantastic group of 7 full time Perfusionists and one Perfusion Assistant. Our heart program annually averages about 650-700 heart cases per year with our four cardiothoracic surgeons. The qualified candidate will perform cardiopulmonary bypass during a variety of cardiac surgical procedures. Procedures include, but are not limited to, CABG (some off pump), Valve, Minimally Invasive Mitral valve repair/replacement, circulatory arrest, TAVR standby, VAD (Heartmate II), ECMO implants & explants, cardiac autotransfusion, etc. The position is full-time, with shared rotating on-call responsibilities and shared clinical accountability. We believe in a good work to life balance. Our program is building a Heart Hospital within our current existing structure, and it is projected to be complete Dec. 2020!

Springfield, MO is a great place to raise a family with good schools and a low cost of living. Springfield is situated in the Ozarks, close to Table Rock Lake and Branson, MO. It has a college town atmosphere, and features a large variety of restaurants and activities to enjoy.

Salary is competitive and based on experience. Annual ABCP certification renewal reimbursement, day-one comprehensive health, vision, and dental coverage, employer-matched retirement funds, and paid time off (PTO), earned sick bay (ESB) time accrual, and 5 days of education leave per year & continuing education reimbursement. 


  • Missouri State Perfusion License
  • ABCP Certified Clinical Perfusionist within one year of hire
  • Call commitment with a 30 minute response rate
  • AHA BLS Certified
  • 3-5 years experience preferred but not required
  • New grads are welcomed to apply!

Contact: Heather Harris, Manager of Perfusion Services; or 417-820-3026

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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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