Position: Staff Perfusionist
Location: New Bern, NC
Description: Come join the Comprehensive Care Services, Inc. team! We are looking for an experienced full time Staff Perfusionist with 3+ years’ experience, but willing to hire a new graduate if you are the right person. Will perform procedures relative to the physiological management of patients’ circulatory and respiratory functions during and following cardiac surgery, under the direct supervision of the anesthesiologist and operating surgeon. Must be willing to work flexible schedules. Qualified candidates must demonstrate professional, well-developed interpersonal communication skills while interacting with nursing staff, health care team members, patients and families.
Comprehensive Care Services is certified by the Joint Commission and provides superior perfusion and autotransfusion services. We employ highly skilled board certified or board eligible perfusionists in addition to providing informatics, data and quality management, point of care testing, blood conservation programs, hardware and inventory management solutions to our client medical centers throughout North America. We are focused on superior patient care and outcomes, client relations and the retention of our professionals.
New Bern, NC is a historic and charming riverfront town. It is centrally located along the North Carolina coast. Interesting facts about New Bern is that it is home to the First State Capital of North Carolina, Tryon Palace, Pepsi was invented and first served there and “The Notebook” novel and movie was set in New Bern which was written by Nicholas Sparks, a New Bern resident. Inundated with quaint boutiques and eateries, riverfront attractions, and lively entertainment New Bern offers something for everyone.
Requirements: Graduate of accredited perfusion program. Evidence of commitment to continued education and self-development. Orientation to duties to be accomplished within six months. Demonstrates well-developed interpersonal skills and communication skills necessary to interact in a professional manner with nursing staff, health care team members, patients and their families.
Current certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusionists. If new grad, opportunity to acquire certification within 12 months from date of hire. Current North Carolina Perfusion License required or the willingness and ability to attain one expeditiously.