The National Society of Perfusionists



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David C. Fitzgerald CCPJeffrey B. Riley MHPE CCT CCP

AmSECT president


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Whether you are a Certified Cardiovascular Perfusionist or a student, a practitioner of Patient Blood Management or Nursing, AmSECT is for you! When you become a member of your professional society, you'll discover benefits (AmSECT Today, AmSECT University, Code of Ethics, Perfusion Practice Standards and Guidelines, and more) unavailable anywhere else.

Your Board of Directors and volunteer leaders are always working to make AmSECT your go-to resource for all things Perfusion. Stay abreast of national and international professional trends and events affecting our profession, including science, education, jobs and clinical practice public policies.

Here, you'll find contacts for the Zone Director of the state in which you reside. You are invited to call upon us with any questions you may have about membership or to learn more about why we are passionate about supporting your perfusion practice as your personal representatives in the field.

AmSECT partners with allied health organizations, government and industry in a unique way, providing more from your membership experience. AmSECT is made up of professionals such as yourself . we want you to join, we need your feedback and we invite you to volunteer!

I guarantee your AmSECT membership and volunteer experience will be personally and professionally rewarding. On behalf of all of our perfusion professionals waiting to partner with you, welcome to AmSECT!


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  • AmSECT Today, a bi-monthly magazine, published six times per year
  • A subscription to the Journal of ExtraCorporeal Technology, published four times per year and widely viewed as the authority in extracorporeal technology
  • Reduced fees for all continuing medical education programs that also offer tremendous networking opportunities
  • Representation to organizations of interest to the field of perfusion such as the Accreditation Committee-Perfusion Education (AC-PE), Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO), Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), and the Joint Commission
  • Monitoring of state and federal legislative and regulatory activities
  • Access to educational support, scientific research, recognition of significant professional achievement through the AmSECT Foundation
  • Providing the perfusionists in your state with the leadership necessary to enable them to form a state perfusion society to deal with state-level perfusion-related political issues
  • Access to the online password-protected areas of the AmSECT website:
    • renew dues online and check account balance
    • update/change contact information
    • access to all published articles in JECT
    • find out the latest issues with legislation, malpractice and insurance
    • view your AmSECT Today electronically
    • online posting of job opportunities
    • print CEU certificates online for AmSECT sponsored educational activities


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