Location: Allentown, PA
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LVHN's Heart and Vascular Center is one the largest in PA. LVHN has been named numerous times as one of the country's top programs for heart care and heart surgery by U.S News & World Report.
As assigned by the Manager of Perfusion Services, and according to the prescribed standards, the Perfusionist performs those functions necessary for the support, treatment, measurement, and/or supplementation of the cardiopulmonary and/or circulatory system of the patient. The Perfusionist performs advanced technical work in the selection, preparation, operation, and maintenance of a wide variety of technical perfusion equipment utilized in cardiac surgery, as well as, other circulatory devices and ancillary technologies, and close cooperation with the attending physician in extra-corpreal perfusion practices.
Minimum Requirements: Successful completion of a formal perfusion training program at an accredited school of perfusion. ABCP Certification or Eligible for ABCP Certification, valid PA license or eligible to apply for PA License.
Licensure and Certifications: ABCP Certification and valid PA License or eligible to receive both.