Position: Staff Perfusionist
Location: Indianapolis, IN
We are looking for a staff Perfusionist to join our dynamic and diverse team of ten at IU Health-Methodist Hospital located in downtown Indianapolis, Indiana. Enjoy using the latest in technologies with a strong, collegial, talented and friendly team. IUH-Methodist is a Level One Trauma, Vascular, and Heart Attack Center with a full-service practice comprising all aspects of aortic aneurysm and dissection care. Also, we perform CABG and valve repair/replacements, including robotic assisted MVR/R, heart and lung transplants and VAD/TAH implants. Our active ECMO program, holds a platinum rating with ELSO. ECMO clinicians support our ECMO patients, with perfusion involvement limited to OR initiations, transport and central decannulation cases. Come enjoy working in our 8 newly renovated OR suites, including 2 hybrid suites. IU Health offers a competitive salary, $10,000 sign on bonus and generous paid time off, and $2,500 annual continuing-education allowance.
>Basic Life Support certification through the AHA.
>Incumbents with training completed after April 15, 1981 are required to maintain cardiovascular perfusion certification (or to be eligible for the perfusion certification examination process).
>Working knowledge of cardiovascular and respiratory systems, physiology, anatomy, mechanical and electronic equipment and new innovations in the field of open heart surgery.
>Perfusion experience in applying above referenced knowledge in a hospital operating room setting.
>Open heart surgery and surgical perfusion procedure experience.
>Ability to operate, troubleshoot, and maintain a wide variety of cardiovascular perfusion, life support, and blood salvage equipment, instrumentation and supplies.