Key Responsibilities include safe and efficient preparation for and management of cardiopulmonary bypass and related cardiopulmonary support modalities for adult, pediatric and infant patients. In consultation with the attending physicians, administers various anesthetic and medical gases, other related pharmaceuticals, blood and blood products and various crystalloid solutions. Provides cardiopulmonary support to adult and pediatric patients requiring extra corporeal life support or long term ventricular assist device. May be requested to provide other supportive therapies within the Clinical Perfusion scope of practice, including intra-aortic balloon pump, autologous blood processing and transplant organ circulatory support. Duties affecting the safety and well-being of the patient are carried out in accordance with the Recommended Guidelines for The Standards of Practice of Clinical Perfusion and the Code of Ethical Conduct of the Canadian Society of Clinical Perfusion (C.S.C.P.).
As a Cardiovascular Perfusionist I, you are responsible for the safe and efficient preparation for and management of cardiopulmonary bypass and related cardiopulmonary support modalities for adult, pediatric and infant patients. You will work in consultation with attending physicians and will administer various anaesthetic and medical gases, other related pharmaceuticals, blood and blood products and various crystalloid solutions.
Classification: Cardiovascular Perfusionist I
Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
Department: Cardiac Perfusion
Primary Location: Mazankowski Heart Institute
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 13-JUL-2020
Temporary Employee Class: Temp F/T Benefits
Date Available: 23-JUL-2020
Temporary End Date: 01-SEP-2021
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 8
Shifts per cycle: 40
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, On Call
Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
Minimum Salary: $45.10
Maximum Salary: $58.16
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Completion of an accredited Cardiovascular Perfusion training program. Active or eligible for registration with Canadian Society of Clinical Perfusion (CSCP). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Providers (BCLS-HCP).
Additional Required Qualifications:
Graduate of a recognized Cardiovascular Perfusion training program. Canadian Society of Clinical Perfusion (CSCP) Certification (CPC) within two years of start date is required, however, in lieu of such American Board (ABCP) Certification (CCP) may be considered. Continuing education and maintenance of C.S.C.P educational credits are required.