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We don't believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
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Assists physicians in the medical center by performing all duties necessary to provide perfusion services during cardiac, vascular and other surgical cases. Reports to the Manager-Perfusion Services. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and mercy service standards.
The prospective candidate would join a staff of 3 perfusionists performing 500+ adult hearts per year. Includes coverage of vascular cell savers and some TAVRs. Mercy East Community ECMO center performing about 20 ECMO cases per year. Works with CVIVU critical care physicians, nurses, and respiratory therapists to provide support for ECMO patients. Will be on call 25% of the time. Mercy STL is a Level 1 trauma center.
Because you're committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That's why you'll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree required
- Must hold a Missouri license as a Licensed Clinical Perfusionist (LCP)
- Certified Clinical Perfusionist (CCP) required. ABCP certified or eligible
We'll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds to benefit-eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.
Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.
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