Excellent opportunity exists to work for a government contractor with competitive compensation and work-life balance. Posterity Group is seeking a professional, experienced Cardiovascular Perfusionist. Join one of the leading providers of services to loyal veterans who have served our country.
Role and Responsibilities:
The contractor shall perform onsite Perfusion Services in the treatment of care for eligible veteran beneficiaries as referred and authorized by the Columbia Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC).
Assist the Cardio-Thoracic service with by-pass surgical cases and valve replacement of various types.
Responsible for preparation and operation of the heart and lung machines/pumps in conjunction with maintaining a sterile environment for procedures maintaining blood volume in the patients preventing shock or air embolus.
Assemble supplies and equipment in preparation to accept patient on extra corporeal circulation in cases of premature cardiac arrest or failure.
Other services include preparation, maintenance and operation of VA owned equipment to include the heart-lung machine, autotransfusion pump, intra-aortic balloon pump and centrifugal ventricular assist device.
Must be a graduate of an accredited Allied Health Education Program School of Perfusion Technology Possess current license in any state, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States or the District of Columbia Current certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion (ABCP) Have at least ten (10) years of experience and shall have performed a minimum of 1000 clinical cases Experience shall be demonstrated in the following areas: Open heart surgery, autotransfusion, heart-lung machine, membrane oxygenation, left/right heart bypass, intra-aortic balloon pumping and centrifugal ventricular assist device.
Rupinder Singh -
Posterity Group LLC
Rockville, MD 20855