Perfusionist
Health - Hospital
 Dallas, TX

The Perfusionist provides patient care in the form of operation of the extracorporeal circulation equipment during any medical situation where it is necessary to support or replace a person's cardiopulmonary, circulatory, or respiratory function. The Perfusionist selects the appropriate equipment and techniques necessary for support, treatment, measurement, or supplementation of the cardiopulmonary and circulatory system of a patient, including the safe monitoring, analysis, and treatment of physiologic conditions under an order and supervision of a physician.

Perfusion Staff of 8.5

Surgeons 10

Work at only One facility

800-900 cardiac cases annually

120 ECMO cases annually

220 TAVR cases annually

Call schedule consists of 1st and 2nd call split evenly among the perfusion team with one weekend of call a month.

Cardiac cases include CAB, Valve, Mini AVR/MVR, ATAA, Heart and Lung transplant, multiple VADs including TAH, IABP and HIPEC cases.

Equipment and disposables utilized are Terumo System 1 with FX series disposables. The perfusion team focuses heavily on current guidelines and standards with in the perfusion and medical community. Cardioplegia consists of Quest MPS 2 with utilization of DNA CPG. The perfusion team utilizes autologous blood salvaging on cardiac cases only.

There is opportunity to apply and work with the ECMO transport team. The team utilizes ground and air transport to offer OSH cannulation as well as pre-existing transport to one of our ECMO facilities. Our staff of highly trained ECMO specialist sit with and manage all ECMO patients in the Cardiac ICU.

Location/Facility Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas

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Specialty/Department/Practice Perfusion Services

Shift/Schedule Day Shift

Benefits Our competitive benefits package includes*:

Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits

401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%

Tuition Reimbursement

PTO accrual beginning Day 1

*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.

Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nations exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it is accepting a calling!

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate of an accredited perfusion program
  • No Experience required
  • Licensed Perfusionist
  • Certified Clinical Perfusionist (CCP)
  • Certified by the American Board of Cardio Perfusion or willing to obtain within one 1 year of employment