Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 68,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 "Best Companies to Work For".
Join our team for an opportunity to grow professionally in your career! We invest in you. At Mayo Clinic, you will experience:
- The highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first
- A culture of teamwork, professionalism, and mutual respect
- Competitive benefits.
Primarily works in the cardiac surgery operating room to provide cardiopulmonary bypass support on adult open-heart cases. Responsible for the operation of extra-corporeal circulation equipment during surgical and medical situations, primarily cardio pulmonary by-pass surgery. Responsible for appropriate selection of equipment and techniques to be used, and to ensure the safe management of physiologic functions. Follows established perfusion protocols relating to patient demographics, surgical procedure, and situation.
Bachelor's degree in Perfusion or Graduate of a Perfusion Technology Program accredited by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion.
Three (3) years of related experience preferred. Familiarity with the use of Centrifugal Pumps, Ventricular Assist Devices, and ECMO. Knowledge of Adult clinical perfusion. Knowledge of perfusion practices and equipment. Knowledge of surgical procedures and terminology. Strong interpersonal/human relations skills. Ability to work under stressful situations. Ability to exercise sound judgment in complex situations. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to be to work unpredictable hours, rotating shifts and on-call schedule.
License or certification
Certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion required. New graduates required to successfully obtain certification within one year of hire.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Rotating shifts and on-call responsibility.
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2019-2020).
Other Patient Care, Surgical Services
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As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.