Position: Perfusionist I/II
Location: Houston, TX
Description: Exciting staff Perfusionist opportunity to work in the largest medical center in the world!
Join our team of experienced Perfusionist at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UT Health), in collaboration with the Center for Advanced Heart Failure and the University of Texas McGovern Medical School Cardiovascular Perfusion Program.
Cases consist of adult CABGs, valves, mechanical assist devices, heart and lung transplantations, TAVRs and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Our team works in close cooperation with the intensive care unit, catheterization lab and circulatory support teams. This position will incorporate a unique responsibility of being part of the Life Flight cardiac transport team. This is the only air-medical transport service in Houston, and one of just a few in the nation, with balloon pump, ECMO and LVAD capabilities. The UTHealth cardiovascular perfusion school offers opportunity to teach perfusion students in the classroom and the operating room.
Requirements: Provisionally Licensed Perfusionist (PLP) by the State of Texas Department of State Health Services or Licensed Perfusionist by the State of Texas Department of State Health Services (LP). Certified by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion preferred. Bachelor’s Degree and completion of an accredited Perfusionist Technology program.