USC Department of Surgery is recruiting a Staff Perfusionist. The Staff Perfusionist operates extracorporeal circulation equipment to support or replace patient cardiopulmonary/circulatory function and manages and monitors patient physiological functions. The Staff Perfusionist will also monitor and analyze anticoagulation and physiological functions, induce and revers hypothermia, perform hemodilution and hemofiltration and administrator medications. Additionally, the Staff Perfusionist will perform documentation for each case including patient charts, studies and other clinical records.
Minimum Education: Specialized/technical trainingMinimum Experience: 6 - 12 months, Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experienceMinimum Field of Expertise: Graduation from accredited perfusion training program, certified or certification-eligible by American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion, current CPR/BCLS, knowledge of universal precautions.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.