Perfusionist

UF Health Shands Hospital   Gainesville, FL   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on July 26, 2022
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The perfusionist is a skilled professional, qualified by academic and clinical education, who provides functions necessary for the support, treatment, measurement or supplementation of the cardiopulmonary and circulatory system of the patient. This professional operates extracorporeal circulation equipment during any medical situation where it is necessary to support or replace the patient's cardiopulmonary/circulatory function and ensures the proper management of physiologic functions by monitoring the necessary variables. Prepares and administers blood products and prescription solutions through bypass circuitry. Regularly participates in the on-call schedule.
 

Job Opening Qualifications

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor's of Science in Perfusion, other bachelor's degree or master's degree required.
  • Must obtain ABCP certification within 1 year of hire date.
  • Experience as a perfusionist in a student capacity or independent practitioner with a minimum of 3 letters of reference from cardiovascular surgeons, cardiovascular anesthesiologists, previous supervisor or academic references.


Minimum Pay Rate - Hourly: $64.91
Midpoint Pay Rate - Hourly: $79.33