Staff Perfusionist

Position: Staff Perfusionist

Location: University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN

Description: University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville, a Level I Trauma Center for the area providing >460 open heart procedures has an immediate opening for a full-time Staff Perfusionist. Knoxville is located in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains, a beautiful area that provides numerous outdoor recreational, hiking, and boating opportunities.

The successful candidate will be joining the existing staff of four perfusionists and will be responsible for:

  • Adult perfusion cases
  • OPCAB procedures
  • TAVR procedures
  • Robotic cardiac procedures
  • Maquet Intra aortic balloon pumps
  • Non-cardiac and cardiac Autotransfusion processing/ hemoconcentration
  • ABIOMED Impella ventricular assist device
  • Isolated Limb Infusion (ILI)
  • Hyperthermic Peritoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)
  • I-stat blood gas/lab analysis
  • Hepcon HMS anticoagulation monitoring
  • Equal distribution of single call with existing staff of 4 Perfusionists 

Requirements: Candidates must be certified or eligible for the certification process by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion as well as Licensed Clinical Perfusionist in the State of Tennessee.

Contact: Online applications completed at: or email 

Recent Stories
Assistant Professor



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.

Click Here to Learn More

Looking for Employment Opportunities?

AmSECT members may post an available position for a perfusion specialty at your institution or firm.

Non-members may also post positions free of charge, to be reviewed by National Headquarters prior to posting.

Members - Click to Post a Position
Non-Members - Click to Post a Position

Contact AmSECT

AmSECT National Headquarters
330 N Wabash Ave, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60611

  Phone: (312) 321-5156
  Fax: (312) 673-6656

AmSECT © 2018 | View Privacy Policy | Site Map