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Perfusionist

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Perfusionist - Cardiac Perf Heart Ctr - Full-Time, Day - Indianapolis-10590 N Meridian - Indianapolis, IN

M-F with shared rotation of daily case assignments between 2 hospitals. Shared rotation with daily, weekend and holiday on-call assignments.

Why Join Ascension?

In Indiana, St. Vincent operates 24 hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, and clinics. St. Vincent's more than 15,000 associates and 3,000 providers offer expertise in a wide range of services including acute/long-term acute care, bariatrics, cancer care, cardiovascular services, emergency/trauma services, neuroscience, orthopedics, pediatric services, primary care, urgent/immediate care, women's health and more. St. Vincent has been serving central and southern Indiana for 145 years.

St. Vincent is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As a Perfusionist with St. Vincent Health-IN, 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

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Required Credential(s):
    • Certified BLS Provider 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 prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
Education:
  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
Work Experience:
  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.
 
 
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.

E-Verify Statement

St. Vincent, a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.


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Job ID: 363207
Category: Respiratory Therapy
Facility: ININD SVMG CorVasc
Ministry: St. Vincent, IN
Location: Indianapolis, IN

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