Perfusionist

Company

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) is Barbados' primary acute care medical facility. The QEH is also an accredited teaching hospital affiliated with the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill campus.

Location

Barbados

Duties

Under general supervision performs those functions necessary for the support, treatment, and/or supplementation of the cardiopulmonary and/or circulatory system of the patient. Performs advanced technical work in the selection, preparation, operation, and maintenance of the cardiopulmonary bypass and ancillary equipment. Responsible for the performance of Paediatric Perfusion Practices. Responsible for the operation, and maintenance of a wide variety of technical perfusion equipment utilized in cardiac surgery.

Requirements

(a) A certificate in Perfusion Technology from a recognized Board or Institution: or

(b) A programme of study in Perfusion Technology

Salary

BDS ($52,371.00 - $58,585.92)

Comments

The suitable candidate should also possess the following:

• Ability to act and think quickly and clearly, often under acute time constraints, to deal with unforeseen events and emergency situations during the conduct of direct care delivery.
• Ability to work calmly in high-pressure situations.
• Ability to work well in teams and communicate important information to surgeons, anaesthesiologists and other medical staff regarding the patient’s health status.

Contact

Name

Mrs. Anne Goddard

Display Name

Mrs. Anne Goddard

Title

Training and Development Officer (Ag)

Address

Martindale's Road, St. Michael

Telephone

246- 429-1323

Fax

246 - 228-2120

Email

recruit@qeh.gov.bb

Website

http://www.qehconnect.com

Display Date

2015-07-31

Expiry Date

2015-08-17