Position: Staff Perfusionists (2)
Location: Mobile, Alabama
Description: Tired of the cold winters? Looking for a change to a good balance of work and fun? Springhill Medical Center in Mobile, Alabama has an immediate opening for 2 staff perfusionists in beautiful Mobile, Alabama. Competitive Salary! Mobile is an area of appoximately 300K and is located on the gulf coast within an easy drive to beautiful beaches and the "emerald coast" area of Gulf Shores/Destin/Ft.Walton/Panama City Florida. Outdoor activities are plentiful, including, golf, hunting, fishing (fresh and salt), boating, beaches, & sailing. Mobile is in the deep south with much tradition. Mobile is the home of the first Mardi Gras, the America's Junior Miss Competition, The Senior Bowl, and a post-season major college bowl game. We have a minor league baseball team. We are 45 minutes from the Biloxi area which has beautiful casinos and in-house shows. New Orleans, Baton Rouge, and Atlanta are also, an easy drive away. We do our cases in a free-standing cardiac services building. This building houses 3 cath labs plus an E.P. lab, cardiac rehab, MVP clinic, ECHO, EKG, Cardiac Nuclear, and one whole floor is dedicated to a cardiology practice/clinic. Also in this building we have 3 dedicated open-heart surgery rooms and a fitness club. This program is about 19 years old. We work with 10 different surgeons that bring a wide variety of cases to our hospital. OPCAB mix has actually declined to about <2%. We cover cell savers for the general O.R. (approximately 100/year). We do IABP and Impella insertions, transport, and troubleshooting, but, do not continuously monitor. We have a first and second call Monday through Friday and one person on call on weekends.
Requirements: Must be certified by the American Board of Cardiovascular. Prefer one of these positions to have 5-10 years experience and the second position to have 2-5. Duties include equal shares of CPB, rare platelet gel, call, stocking, autotransfusion, IABP insertion, equipment maintenance, Impella, etc. Once these positions are filled there will be 3 perfusionists. This is a hospital based department so includes all standard hospital benefits.
Contact: Interested persons should apply online at: www.springhillmedicalcenter.org