Position: Perfusionist - Prairie Heart Institute
Location: Springfield, IL
Description: Selects, assembles, operates, and monitors the heart lung machine and other perfusion equipment during open heart surgery. Assesses, plans, implements, evaluates, directs, and coordinates all activities associated with the provision of extracorporeal support and cell saving of assigned patients in accordance with the medical plan and the policies and procedures. Operates extracorporeal circulation equipment during medical procedures requiring support or temporary replacement of patient's circulatory or respiratory functions.
Requirements: Current Illinois license to practice perfusion, must maintain certification for continued employment.