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South Bend, IN *Sign-on Bonus + Complete Relocation*

$5,000.00 Sign-on Bonus
Any candidate who goes through Perfusion Life will receive an additional $5000.00 sign-on Bonus.

Additional Sign On Bonus through Hospital & Complete Relocation Package!

The new hire will also receive a bonus that is paid out hourly at $19.64, in addition to their hourly rate, once they have completed the department orientation and are able to take independent call.

    • Reports to the Executive Director, Surgical Services and works in collaboration with the Cardiothoracic Surgeon group. Operates extracorporeal circulation equipment and provides perfusion services during cardiac and cardiovascular surgery, intra-aortic balloon pump services, autotransfusion services and other related patient care.
    • MISSION: We deliver outstanding care, inspire health, and connect with heart.
    • VALUES: Trust. Respect. Integrity. Compassion.
    • SERVICE GOALS: Personally connect. Keep everyone informed. Be on their team.
    • Education and Experience
      • The knowledge, skills and abilities as indicated below are normally acquired through the successful completion of an approved program in perfusion technology from an accredited college, certification as a Clinical Perfusionist by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion or similar accrediting agency or certification-eligible and sufficient clinical experience in perfusion to demonstrate competence in the field.
    • Knowledge & Skills
      • Requires an in-depth knowledge of anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, chemistry, physics and sterile techniques.
      • Requires an in-depth knowledge of the functions, uses and theory behind extracorporeal circulation equipment and auto transfusion devices used in cardiac and cardiovascular surgery.
      • Requires analytical skills to assess patient’s condition and assist in planning and organizing the operation of perfusion services.
      • Demonstrates interpersonal skills necessary to establish and maintain effective relationships with patients, families, staff members and physicians.
      • Demonstrates excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, in order to report appropriate information needed by other health team members.
    • Working Conditions
      • Works in a patient care environment requiring physical exertion, frequent changes in job demands, and certain undesirable patient care activities.
      • May be exposed to bio-hazards.
    • Physical Demands
      • Requires ability to operate highly technical equipment and manual dexterity and visual acuity to observe and care for patients.
      • Requires the physical ability and stamina (i.e. to walk/stand for prolonged periods of time, push carts/wheelchairs up to 50 pounds, to position/lift patients at a maximum of 35 pounds unassisted, over 35 pounds requir

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Adam Clark

(919) 302-6255

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Job Location
South Bend, IN
Base Salary
Date posted
May 24, 2022
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