03 Jul
Perfusionist (Days)
New Jersey, Newark , 07101 Newark USA

Perfusionist (Days)Req #:0000064174Category:PerfusionistStatus:Full-TimeShift:DayFacility:Newark Beth Israel Medical CenterLocation:Perfusion Services, 201 Lyons Avenue, Newark, NJ 07112-2027First established in 1901, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is a 665-bed quaternary care, teaching hospital that provides comprehensive health care for the region. Staffed with more than 800 physicians, 3200 employees, and 150 volunteers, our hospital is ready to provide you and your family with the quality care you need. At Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, we are committed to quality and excellence in patient care. Our goal is to exceed your expectations and to provide you with an environment that is conducive to healing and promotes patient safety. The Newark Beth Israel Medical Center management and staff abide by the philosophy that all patients are to be treated with respect, dignity, and sensitivity.To maintain adequate circulatory and respiratory support during open heart surgery. This support includes: Set-up and operation of the extra-corporeal circuit, set-up and calibration of physiological monitoring, autotransfusion, stat lab operation, as well as maintaining proper perfusion records. The Perfusionist is responsible for the set-up and operation of advanced life support systems including: intra-aortic balloon pump and ventricular assist devices. REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an educational program accredited by Council on Allied Health Education Administration (CAHEA) Certified by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion or eligible for certification exam which must be passed within one year of becoming eligible Valid New Jersey State Perfusion License BCLS Certified or certification to be obtained within 3 months of hire date It is the responsibility of the perfusionist to maintain and provide proof of certification, licensure and BCLS certification for hospital recordsNewark Beth Israel Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity EmployerRWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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