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Nebraska Medicine Omaha, NE

Job Description

Perfusionist- Full-Time

Provide life support to critically ill patients, surgical and non-surgical.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and graduation from an accredited perfusion education program required.
  • Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Ability to anticipate and respond effectively to changes in direction and priorities required.
  • Demonstrate a well-ordered approach to problem solving required.
  • Experience with extracorporeal equipment, e.g., heart-lung machine (includes pressure monitoring, coagulation, and ventilation devices), CDI 500 in-line blood gas monitor, centrifugal pump, cooler/heater, autotransfusion machine, ventricular assist devices (thoratec, heartmate, a biomed, intra-aortic balloon pump) required.
  • Knowledge of all patient care equipment, policy, procedure, and protocol manuals, computer/information systems, copier/telecommunication systems required.
  • Meet needs of the department on a 24-hour on-call notice required.
  • Current certification/eligibility by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion (ABCP) and License eligible for the state of Nebraska required.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior working experience in related field preferred.
  • Interest in research and student perfusion education preferred.
  • Nebraska Cardiovascular Perfusionist license eligibility is preferred.

Job Details

Date Posted March 11, 2018
Date Closes March 26, 2018
Requisition 37050
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At The Nebraska Medical Center
Department Perfusion Services
Hours Full-Time Varied Hours
Schedule Exempt (Salary)
SOC Category 00-0000.00