Bachelor of Science
A staff perfusionist position is available at Aspirus Wausau Hospital located in Wausau, Wisconsin. The Aspirus Heart & Vascular Institute performs 450 open heart surgeries per year with three full time perfusionists. The qualified applicant will be responsible for the operation of the heart/lung machine for the mechanical cardiovascular support of the patient undergoing heart surgery. Our practice includes minimally invasive aortic and mitral valve surgery, CABG’s and other clinical activities for the CV surgery team to include hemodynamic monitoring, auto-transfusion, heart assist devices, platelet gel, and intra-aortic balloon pump. Knowledge of perfusion standards and practices normally acquired through graduation from an accredited course in perfusion, current CPR certification, ABCP certification, and a minimum of three years of experience as a perfusionist is required. A current Wisconsin state license is also preferred. Interested candidates should apply online at www.aspirus.org in the career section.