PERFUSIONIST PRN 8/24/2016
Cooper University Health Care
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY SHORT DESCRIPTION:
A Perfusionist operates extracorporeal circulation and autotransfusion equipment during
any medical situation where it is necessary to support or temporarily replace the patient s
circulatory or respiratory function.
The Perfusionist is knowledgeable concerning the variety of equipment available to perform
extracorporeal circulation and is responsible, in consultation with the physician, for selecting
the appropriate equipment and techniques to be used.
Perfusion means the functions necessary for the support, treatment, measurement, or
supplementation of the cardiovascular, circulatory or respiratory system or other organs, or
a combination of those activities, and to ensure the safe management of physiologic
functions by monitoring and analyzing the parameters of the systems under an order and
under the supervision of a licensed physician.
Scheduled Days / Hours: varies with oncall committment; License (or Certification):PERFUSION Required
Cooper University Health Care is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, Veteran status, national origin, or any other category protected by federal or state law.