Perfusion Art: “CCP”

Perfusion Art: “CCP” Editor’s Note: This week is “Perfusionists Week” or day or minute or whatever.  We never used to have a day dedicated to us- because everyday we were dedicated to something greater with a more noble spark behind it than cookies and cream.   That would be “ByPass Baybee” 🙂 Even though the […]

Perfusion Art: The ECMO Wishbone

“The ECMO Wishbone“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  5S Iphone Editing:  By ‘Surfers:  Saturation Narrative:  The bifurcation of the arterial line for a bridge: ECMO:  “Make a wish” Time & Place:  Estados Unidos About The Artist: Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor, and is currently transitioning to become a physician.  […]

New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Senior Clinical Perfusionist, Trinidad & Tobago – Caribbean

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Site Lead Perfusionist, Minneapolis, MN

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist, Canton, OH

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Clinical Perfusionist, Austin, TX

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Clinical Perfusionist, Baton Rouge, LA

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist, Tacoma, WA

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist, Cincinnati, OH

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist, Nashville, TN

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Career Perfusionist [18] On Being A Perfusionist …

  ON BEING A PERFUSIONIST I think we are reminded of our human fallibility (the potential to err is in all of us) every day we pump a case. With so many steps and moving parts in the equation, the goal is to choreograph out a perfect “10” every single time. Of course that doesn’t […]

Staff Perfusionist, South Texas

Job description Staff Perfusionist Hemosolutions, Ltd. is a private perfusion company that is actively expanding and looking for a candidate to fill an immediate opening in the southern Texas area. The Harlingen area practice performs performs over 200 hearts per year and the ideal candidate would be experienced in CPB, ECMO, IABP, and Autotransfusion. Currently […]

New Job Opportunity at AmSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist, Muskegon, MI

Click image to view AMSECT job opportunity  Editor’s Note: This position in Muskegon, Michigan is a great opportunity.  I worked there myself for 5 years, it is a beautiful city right on the lake, a perfect place to raise a family, and solid team to work with. I highly recommend it- and the opportunity it represents. […]

Full Time Perfusionist Position: Madison Wisconsin: New Grads are Welcome!

Click Image to View Site Editor’s Note: Having been to this hospital, worked a brief locums gig, and met the staff, I can tell you that this is a fantastic opportunity!  The people are great, and hospital is amazingly friendly.  Madison is an awesome place to live,  go to school, and raise a family.  There […]

1 New Job Opportunity at AmSECT.org : Clinical Staff Perfusionist Springfield, IL

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1 New Job Opportunity at AmSECT.org : PRN Perfusionist for ECMO

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1 New Job Opportunity at AmSECT.org : Experienced Perfusionist Leesburg, FL

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1 New Job Opportunity at AmSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist Melbourne, FL

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1 New Job Opportunity at AmSECT.org : Staff Clinical Perfusionist Washington, DC

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1 New Job Opportunity at AmSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist: Perfusionist Columbus, MS

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2 New Job Opportunities at AmSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist: Topeka, KS & Memphis, TN

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4 New Job Opportunities at amsect.org : 1 Peds- 2 Chief Positions, 1 ECMO Coordinator

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist- Harlingen, TX

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Perfusionist- New York, NY

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Chief Perfusionist, Macon, GA

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Staff Pediatric Perfusionist, San Francisco, CA

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New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Clinical Perfusionist, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

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Career Perfusionist [16] We ALL Have an MD in our Skill Set

Nadia Azuero, B.S., CCP, LP Editor’s Note: Nadia Azureo, CCP, BS, LP,  has been a perfusionist for quite some time, and is a very active contributor here at Circuit Surfers. She is very talented, precise, and obviously committed to delivering extraordinary care to her patients. Nadia is currently going to med school.. More Significantly, she […]

Per Diem Perfusionist (PRN) : Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania

Click image to view corporate website: Frank, My name is Louis Verdetto. I am a Perfusionist in Northeastern Pennsylvania. I am also the owner of Keystone Perfusion Services, P.C. We supply locum tenens perfusion services to hospitals in the Northeast region.   I wanted to write you to let you know how much I enjoy […]

A Letter to ‘Surfers : How Can I Subscribe ?

Editor’s Note: This is a note I got yesterday regarding following CircuitSurfers.com via email notification (subscription). = Hi Frank , We recently moved our pediatric services to the Childrens of Alabama facility connected to a crosswalk to UAB. I have changed my email address.   Please forward your blog to that email. I miss seeing […]

Experienced CCP: McComb, MS

Experienced Board Certified Perfusion Position ·         ABCP certified for at least 7-10 years ·         Experienced practitioners ·         All adult patients ·         Bachelors Degree preferred ·         Capable of working independently and multi-task ·         POCT experience (CLIA exposure desirable) ·         Salary commensurate with experience Contact: Ms. Sonia Travis, Administrator Cardiovascular Institute of Mississippi 215 Marion Avenue McComb, MS 39648 Phone number: 601-249-1803 Email address: Sonia.travis@swmrmc.org Map […]

Part Time Perfusion Position: Corinth, MS

Part Time Perfusion Position Private perfusion group has a great Part Time Perfusion position located in Corinth, MS. Great Opportunity for an experienced Board Certified Perfusionist looking to slow down and enjoy other things, but still has a desire to work and maintain certification. Please contact Patrick Owens CCP at 662-808-7688 or wpojlo@gmail.com to further discuss this opportunity. Thanks, […]

New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Pediatric Perfusionist, Nasiriyah, Iraq

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Pediatric Perfusionist, St. Louis, MO

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist, West Palm Beach, FL

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist, Philadelphia, PA

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist, East Bay – San Francisco

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Lead Pediatric Perfusionist- Geisinger Medical Center- Danville, PA

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist- University of Maryland Medical Center

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist-South Bend/Elkhart, IN

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist-Des Moines, IA

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Program Director Cardiovascular Sciences Downers Grove, IL

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist San Francisco, CA

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist Chattanooga, TN

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Perfusionist @ Catholic Medical Center Manchester, NH

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist Louisville, KY

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist West Palm Beach, FL

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Chief Perfusionist Philadelphia, PA

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Certified Perfusionist Sutter Medical Center Sacramento, CA

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist Salt Lake City, Utah

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A Letter to ‘Surfers : How do you do WHAT yOU do ?

Editor’s Note: This was a significant comment made when I first started ‘Surfers. = Teutonic, I don’t know how you guys can do what you do. When I heard some of the stories told by the wife of my bypass friend, of how she frequented the hospital every day and ranted and raved and assaulted […]

Around the (Distant) Pump Room by Martin Gill, CCP.

An AMAZING Perfusion Publication ! (Contact Martin on how to Subscribe) Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist Editor (former), ANCZP Gazette email for subscription: martin.gill@health.nsw.gov.au (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note: Martin Gill is a gifted writer and supporter of perfusion international relations and improving perfusion practice- wherever it may be. He has […]

Career Perfusionist [15] I PASSED MY BOARDS !

I PASSED MY BOARDS !  Javed Aswani, CCP I’m officially official!! CCP- Certified Clinical Perfusionist! A big thank you to all the support provided by my amazing family, friends, instructors from SUNY, and colleagues from CCHMC! Editor’s Note: Perfusion is a very hard yet calculated field of endeavor. School is tough- instructors are tougher- and […]

Perfusion Techniques: Parallel Oxygenators

Perfusion Techniques: Parallel Oxygenators  _____Click image to enlarge Perfusionist:  Randy Ransom, CCP Equipment:  FX25 Terumo Oxygenators x 2 / Tubing and “Y” connectors Issues:  None Narrative:  Large Patient:  Preoperative adjustment: Bumped up the ECC capacity  to 2 oxygenators setup as a parallel circuit. Time & Place:   2013 About The Perfusionist:  CCP Click to Donate Click […]

A Letter to ‘Surfers : From Jordan: How Many Perfusionits are Required Per Case?

Click Image above to go directly to Mr. Ali’s FB page 🙂 Editor’s Note: Most places I have worked, it was with one perfusionist per case- unless the degree of difficulty implied the need for more assistance.  At one point in my career we did have a perfusion assistant on each case.  At another point, […]

A Letter to ‘Surfers : “I Read Your Words…”

Editor’s Note: This was a response I wanted to share with all of us. It’s a BIG thank you for the passion and dedication we all give to the profession. From one-of-us that is from outside-of-us that views-another-side-of-us… Janet Rabin. A Constant spark of encouragement and kind words. Thank you. = From Janet Rabin: I […]

Perfusion Position: Michigan

Job description Dear Perfusionists, A of Facility in Michigan has asked us to help them recruit for 1 full time Perfusionist. This opportunity will be for a CCP with 3 – 5 years total experience, at least some experience with neonates/PED’s and a desire to transition into a Chief of Perfusion job on a team […]

A Letter to ‘Surfers : A Response to the Question

Editor’s Note: This was an elegant response I received in the comments section of a recent post… “Redneck or Bleeding Liberal?” The author is Patrizio Sartini, I imagine to be an Italian perfusionist based on the name- but not quite certain of that. I thought it raised many thoughts well worth sharing. = From Mr. […]

A Letter to ‘Surfers : Redneck- or Bleeding Liberal ?

“Bring It ! “ Editor’s Note: I got this letter today, and found it pretty funny. No harm and no foul either way i answer… I enjoyed the letter and was humbled that anyone would really care enough to take the time to wonder 🙂 = From Mr. Martin: (Australia) Hi Frank I am about […]

A Letter to ‘Surfers : The Missioneer

= From Michael Parpard, RRT, CCP Frank, Love your website ! I have been a Pediatric Perfusionist for 17 years, and just recently heard about your Circuit Surfers from a few friends that follow your website. I have been going on Pediatric Mission trips almost my whole career, and even helped send Brian Forsberg on […]

Survey Results: Graft Preservation During Heart Transplant

Photograph by Dario Fichera:  Click Image to view Facebook Profile. Editors Note: I contacted Mr. Morton regarding permission to reprint the results of this survey.  I thank him for this opportunity.  It was initially submitted to AMSECT via PERFLIST. Graft Preservation During Heart Transplant Authored by:  John Morton, BS, CCP “I would like to thank […]

How To Outlive the Mayan Calendar: By Nadia Azuero

Nadia Azuero, B.S., CCP, LP Editor’s Note: About The Author:     Nadia  has been a perfusionist for quite some time, and is a very active contributor here at Circuit Surfers. She is very talented, precise, and obviously committed to delivering extraordinary care to her patients. Nadia is currently practicing as a Solo Perfusion Contractor. (You […]

The Ideal Perfusionist: By Nadia Azuero

Nadia Azuero, B.S., CCP, LP Editor’s Note: About The Author:     Nadia wrote this piece as a student in 2001, for AMSECT and the student body.  She has been a perfusionist for quite some time, and is a very active contributor here at Circuit Surfers. Nadia is currently in medical school. The Ideal Perfusionist By:  […]

Pediatric Perfusionist: Philadelphia, PA

Click Image to View Site Job description Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is looking for a Pediatric Perfusionist with strong skills to complete a team of 6. Specific experience in pediatric surgery and ECMO is desired. Program includes cardiac ECMO, Berlin Heart, TAH, Thoratec, heart and lung Transplant. Team provides on call coverage 24/7 with 2 […]

Perfusion Position: Grand Junction, Colorado

Click Image to View Site Job description St. Mary’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, in Grand Junction, Colorado is seeking a full-time Perfusionist to join the Heart & Vascular Center.  We are a progressive, state-of-the-art program conducting adult perfusion including, but not limited to, Autotransfusion, IABP, and Cardiac services.  Our new surgical suites opened January […]

Perfusion Position: Roanoke, Virginia

Click Image to View Site Job description Carilion Clinic – located in Roanoke, Virginia – has a full time staff perfusionist position available in the adult cardiac surgery program. The applicant must a have a great attitude, possess good communication skills, and be a strong team player. Responsibilities include set-up and operation of the heart […]

Senior Perfusion Position: San Diego, CA

Click Logo to View San Diego Job description Anyone interested in a full-time Senior Perfusionist position in the San Diego area is encouraged to forward their resume to: webmaster@apexperfusion.com. If you are planning to attend the upcoming CREF meeting, we will be available to meet for discussion. Please email contact information if you wish to […]

Perfusion Position: San Juan, Puerto Rico

Click Logo to View Face Book Page of Hospital Job description Now Accepting CV’s… Pavia Hospital in San Juan, PR is now accepting CV’s for temporary coverage. Responsibilities include CPB for various cardiac procedures on adults, management of IABP, autotransfusion, and running quality controls. Thank you. Joel Pellot, CCP Chief Perfusionist Pavia Hospital San Juan, […]

Per Diem CCP / LP Available:

I am an independent per diem perfusionist with over 20 years of varied perfusion experience. I have my own malpractice coverage with The Wood Insurance Group. licensed in the following States: TX OK LA GA NC AR Availability: I am available for either long or short term coverage and travel from the Houston, TX area. […]

Locums: TPD, LLC

Locums Available … I’m Greg Turp, CCP, LP, and have been involved in Adult Perfusion for 30 years and am available for short-term coverage of Adult Perfusion programs. The states that I am currently licensed to practice in are: TX MO AR GA Bio I am working for my own company, TPD, LLC, of which […]

Are We Making Progress ?

It Seems- That These are Our Tracks … Visiting  Perfusionists Represent: 450 + Cities  in 164 Countries  – + 50 States in the US & all of those Cities – Over 205,000 visits – All in  16 months – Yeah.   We’re Starting to Walk Together… As you read below, you will see that under […]