Location: Baltimore, MD
Description: University of Maryland Medical Center, Full-Time - Rotating
At the University of Maryland Heart and Vascular Center, we have a national reputation for treating complex heart conditions using the most advanced treatment options and therapies.
The vast expertise of our physicians, who are also University of Maryland School of Medicine faculty members, distinguishes us as a first-rate academic heart center.
The Perfusionist operates extracorporeal circulation and autotransfusion equipment during any medical situation where it is necessary to support or temporarily replace the patient’s circulatory or respiratory function. The Perfusionist is knowledgeable concerning the variety of equipment available to perform extracorporeal circulation functions and is responsible, in consultation with the physician, for selecting the appropriate techniques and equipment to be used.
Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree from an approved Perfusion Training program or a Bachelor’s Degree w/certification in perfusion technology required. (Master’s preferred)
Eligible for Certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion required.
Licensure with the State of Maryland specific as a Perfusionist is required
One (1) year of perfusion experience preferred.
Current CPR Certification required