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Perfusionist-Graduate ACTAT- Perfusion Department (CAHF). (Sugar Land,

Company: UT Health
Location: Sugar Land
Posted on: June 15, 2019

Job Description:

Position Summary:

Observes the operation of the heart-lung machine during surgery and the operation of special mechanical devises assisting in the conversion of blood and blood products during surgery.

Join our team of experienced Perfusionist at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UT Health), in collaboration with the Center for Advanced Heart Failure and the University of Texas McGovern Medical School Cardiovascular Perfusion Program.

Cases consist of adult CABGs, valves, mechanical assist devices, heart and lung transplantations, TAVRs and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Our team works in close cooperation with the intensive care unit, catheterization lab and circulatory support teams. This position will incorporate a unique responsibility of being part of the Life Flight cardiac transport team. This is the only air-medical transport service in Houston, and one of just a few in the nation, with balloon pump, ECMO and LVAD capabilities. The UTHealth cardiovascular perfusion school offers opportunity to teach perfusion students in the classroom and the operating room.
Recent graduates are encourage to apply.

Location:6410 Fannin St.

Departmen:Perfusion

Status:Full-Time

FLSA:Exempt

Position Key Accountabilities:

  • Participates in monitoring the altered circulatory process closely, observing how licensed Perfusionist s take appropriate action when abnormal situations arise and keeps both the surgeon and anesthesiologist fully informed.
  • Observes licensed Perfusionist s provide extended, long-term support of the patient s circulation outside the operating room environment.
  • Ensures the sterility and integrity of packaging of disposable equipment used as well as the correct setup and breakdown of all equipment disposable and non-disposable, sterile and non-sterile.
  • Observes licensed Perfusionist s provide adequate and proper perfusion to the patient during surgery.
  • Assists with maintaining and regulating the blood temperature to the patient during surgery.
  • Assists with monitoring various laboratory parameters during surgery.
  • Observes licensed Perfusionist s provides complete myocardial protection required during surgery; including providing blood or crystalloid cardioplegia delivery at proper temperature and proper pressure, whether antegrade or retrograde delivery.
  • Participates in recording all relevant perfusion information during surgery and maintaining the records after surgery.
  • Observes licensed Perfusionist s provide and operate cardiac-assist devices in the weaning and termination phases of surgery.
  • Observes licensed Perfusionist s provide set-up, priming initiation and monitoring of Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) as well as troubleshooting ECMO circuit.
  • Observes licensed Perfusionist s performs quality control, quality assurance and preventive maintenance; related documentation and reporting to Memorial Hermann Hospital and affiliated hospitals.
  • Maintains inventory of equipment and supplies.
  • May assist the Director with research activities.
  • Other duties as assigned.Certification/Skills:

    Completion of an accredited perfusion education program.
    Awaiting the credentialing as a Provisionally Licensed Perfusionist by the Texas Medical Board or Licensed Perfusionist by the Texas Medical Board.
    Awaiting clinical privileges from appropriate hospital.
    This is intended to be a temporary position for an individual awaiting the credentialing of license and clinical privileges mentioned above. Incumbents should have both within 6-8 weeks of hire; exception requests for a longer period of time must be approved by compensation.

    Minimum Education:

    Bachelor s Degree and completion of an accredited perfusion education program.

    Minimum Experience:

    None.

    Physical Requirements:

    Exerts up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 20 pounds frequently and/or up to 10 pounds constantly to move objects.

    Security Sensitive:

    This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code 51. 215 Associated topics: bioethics, clinical, gastroenterology, health care, medical, occupational therapy, otolaryngology, public health, school of medicine, surgery

Keywords: UT Health, Sugar Land , Perfusionist-Graduate ACTAT- Perfusion Department (CAHF). (Sugar Land,, Other , Sugar Land, Texas

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