Banner Staffing Services Seeking
Neonatal Perfusionist Congenital Health Program
Seeking a Neanatal Perfusionist for an assignment in November for a few weeks.
The neonatal perfusionist is responsible for the cardiopulmonary support of neonatal/pediatric patients undergoing cardiovascular surgery or needing vascular support.
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The neonatal perfusionist monitors the function and adequacy of cardiopulmonary bypass support of Stat 5 complex, neonatal patients under three (3) kg. The neonatal perfusionist has technical expertise and knowledge to administer and manage deep hypothermic circulatory arrest and blood gas management in neonates with single ventricle physiology and at highest risk for neurologic injury, as well as, knowledge and experience in training ECMO specialists in management of complex neonatal cardiac physiology deployment and maintenance.In addition, the neonatal perfusionist coordinates and communicates with the OR team any needs or variances that arise during the operation. This position also acts as the Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) resource for cardiac patients and is responsible for providing comprehensive management and coordination of care for cardiac patients requiring ECMO therapy.
Graduate from an accredited perfusion program.
Must be board certified through the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion.
Experience must include working with Stat V neonatal procedures and with Neonatal and Pediatric ExtraCorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO).
Pediatric Fellow of the American Society of ExtraCorporeal Technology (AMSECT).
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.