Job Description

Job Title: Perfusionist, WI
Job ID: 693353
Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Shift: Day Job
Department: IUH Perfusion Services
Location: 725 American Ave., Waukesha WI 53188


Excellent opportunity to create optimal work/life balance at the ProHealth Care Waukesha Memorial Hospital located in Waukesha, Wisconsin. We are seeking a staff perfusionist to join the director and one other staff to manage this program performing approximately 175 cardiac procedures/year. Cases are generally elective CABG, OPCABG, and VALVES, with occasional ECMO insertion which is transported to local ECMO Center. Additional services include; TAVR standby, data management, and blood management services. Call responsibilities are shared by the three-person team.


Waukesha, Wisconsin is ideally located offering a living environment to match the quality of work-life balance. The area offers abundant outdoor and cultural activities, including restaurants, theatre, golf courses, hiking trails, water sports and historic areas. Additionally, our communities are a short drive from several large metropolitan areas including the greater Milwaukee and Madison areas. You and your family may also enjoy an abundance of winter activities within the area, or a short drive to northern Wisconsin as well as the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, and Wisconsin’s beautiful Door County area.


  • Administer medications, blood components, and anesthetic agents under the supervision by the attending physicians.
  • Assist in the evaluation of new equipment.
  • Assists other staff members and hospital personnel in completion of needed tasks; and makes patient care and/or interdepartmental service the number one priority.
  • Instruct students, residents and others in new procedures and equipment.
  • Maintain equipment and supplies.
  • Maintain proficiency with accessory equipment and procedures.
  • Make appropriate changes in therapy after consultation with the attending physician(s).
  • Participate as assigned with the ordering and maintenance of supplies.
  • Participate in on-call schedule per institutional policy.
  • Participate with development and revision of: policy and procedure, performance improvement, quality management, and staff education.
  • Perform documentation associated with described responsibilities.
  • Perform duties and responsibilities according to the philosophy and standards of UPMC including conveying courtesy, respect, enthusiasm, and positive attitude in work situations with patients, peers, medical staff, and visitors.
  • Perform equipment maintenance checklists as required.
  • Safely conduct perfusion scope of practice.
  • Support Procirca , Inc. contractual obligations.
  • Support continuing education and research as required by the perfusionist's scope of practice.


Graduation from a CAAHEP accredited school of cardiovascular perfusion or met Grandfather Clause of the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion and Pennsylvania Licensing Board.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Certified or certification eligible per guidelines of the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion within 6 months of hire date. Acquire Wisconsin Perfusion License within 6 months of hire.

  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Automotive Insurance
  • CPR certified
  • Cardiopulmonary Perfusionist
  • Driver's License

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $42.79 to $70.84 / hour

Union Position: No

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