Position: Perfusionist 

Location: Boston, MA


Come join us in Boston at The VA Boston Healthcare System (VABHS), New England's premier referral center for Veterans' healthcare as full-time Perfusionist in West Roxbury, MA offering a recruitment incentive as well as Education Debt Reduction Program participation for a highly qualified candidate. Seeking a skilled perfusionist, qualified by academic and clinical education, able to operate extracorporeal circulation equipment during any medical situation where it is necessary to support or replace the patient's cardiopulmonary/circulatory function and ensures the proper management of physiologic functions by monitoring the necessary variables. Will perform cardiopulmonary bypass as directed by the cardiac surgeons.  Enjoy working with cutting-edge technologies in a strong collegial, friendly, and talented team of surgeons and perfusionists.  Great research opportunity to work with our Chief of Cardiac Surgery who is well published and a firm believer in having perfusionists involved in cutting edge research to help improve patient outcomes.


The successful candidate will have at least one year of experience as a clinical perfusionist, demonstrating knowledge, skills, and abilities to function as a full member of the surgical team. Incumbent will operate the heart-lung machine, intra-aortic balloon pump, cell saver and blood salvaging equipment, and ventricular assist devices during open heart and coronary by-pass surgery for patients representing the most complex and critical cases. Certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion (ABCP) as a Certified Cardiovascular Perfusionist (CCP) is highly desirable. For full details of this opportunity, go to the USAJobs announcement at

If providing care for our veterans is something that appeals to you while enjoying amazing benefits, in addition to working and living in an area rich in history, culture, and recreational opportunities, this position is for you!

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Application deadline: Friday, September 13, 2019

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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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