Location: Houston, TX
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is an 881-bed quaternary care academic medical center that is a joint venture between Baylor College of Medicine and CHI St. Luke’s Health. Located in the Texas Medical Center, the hospital is the home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962 by Denton A. Cooley, MD. Our heart program does over 2000 perfusion related cases annually including Cardio-pulmonary bypass, TAVI’s, ECMO, OCS Lung Transports, HIPEC’s, Robotic MVR’s and Op-Cab’s.
Assess, plan and implement the patient care requirements and treatment necessary for ECMO, HIPEC, Cell Savers and cardiopulmonary bypass/assistance before, during or after surgery. Operate the heart/lung machine, ECMO machine, Heated Chemo machine and Cell Saver machine to support the patient.
Education and Licensure:
• Bachelor's Degree
• Licensed Perfusionist in the state of Texas
• Certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion. New grads tenure contingent on passing ABCP exam
• None Required