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Perfusionist

We Are Hiring

We are hiring for a Perfusionist to work in our Perfusion Department at Providence Hospital in Mobile, Alabama.
 
Schedule:
  • Full Time-Day Shift
Applicant would complete our team of three perfusionists. We currently perform 250-300 hearts per year, all adults, at a community based hospital. These include CABGs, valves, and aneurysms. We are also responsible for IABPs and the open-heart lab (HMS, IStat). We offer benefits including medical, dental, vision, and 403b. Call would be split three ways, and normal working hours would be 6:30-3:00. We have a wonderful work-life balance and are located 30 minutes from the Gulf of Mexico.
 
Why Join Providence?
Founded in 1854 by the Daughters of Charity, Providence Hospital is a 349-bed comprehensive healthcare facility for emergency, cardiovascular, cancer, orthopedics, obstetrics and surgical services.
  • More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job. It’s a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community.
  • Strength in our People: At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace.
What you will do:
As a Perfusionist, you will have the opportunity to operate extra-corporeal circulation equipment during procedures requiring artificial support or the temporary replacement of circulatory or respiratory functions.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Prepares for procedures by performing patient assessment.
  • Performs perfusion and other procedures including the monitoring of the patient's anticoagulation, electrolyte, acid-base and blood-gas status throughout procedures and takes appropriate action to resolve imbalances.
  • Performs assembly, maintenance, cleaning and calibration of equipment and maintains adequate supplies.
  • Provides proper documentation of assessments, activities, and procedures.
 
What you will need:
  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
    • Certified Perfusionist credentialed from the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion (ABCP) obtained within 15 Months (1 1/4 year) of hire date or job transfer date.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), ethnic or national origin, age (40 or over), citizenship, genetic information, or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam era.  Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunities for qualified disabled individuals. 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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Job ID: 331710
Category: Respiratory Therapy
Facility: ALMOB Providnce Hosp Mobile
Ministry: Providence Hospital, AL
Location: Mobile, AL

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