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Employment Type:
Part time
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Perfusion Assistant
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Banner Health | Tucson, AZ
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Job Description

The future is full of possibilities. At Banner Staffing Services, we're excited about what the future holds for health care. Our team has come together with the common goal: Make health care easier, so life can be better. If you're ready to change lives, we want to hear from you.

As the internal staffing (registry) provider for Banner Health, Banner Staffing Services (BSS) provides opportunities within one of the country's leading health systems. The BSS team is dedicated to providing personal attention and professional support for its employees. Registry opportunities are a great way to market your skills within Banner Health. As a BSS employee, you are eligible to apply (at any time) as an internal applicant to any regular full-time or part-time opportunities within Banner Health.

In addition, registry employment through BSS offers:

* Competitive wages
* Paid orientation
* Flexible Schedules (select positions)
* Fewer Shifts Cancelled
* Weekly pay
* 403(b) Pre-tax retirement plan
* Employee Assistance Program
* Employee wellness program
* Discount Entertainment tickets
* Restaurant/Shopping discounts
* Auto Purchase Plan

BSS Registry positions do not have guaranteed hours and no medical benefits package is offered. BSS requires: Completion of post-offer Occupational Health physical assessment, drug screen and background check (includes; employment, criminal and education).

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About Banner Staffing Service AZ

Supporting Banner Health, Banner Staffing Services offers a world of opportunities to make an impact on one of the country's leading health systems. In addition, Staffing Services provides the best training in the business, so you can hit the ground running as you enjoy unequaled clinical variety, professional flexibility and lifestyle choices. We provide registry and travel assignments throughout the western United States. The registry allows you to create your own schedule by offering opportunities in a variety of hospital, home care and primary care settings. Banner Travel offers short-term assignments of three twelve-hour shifts per week. Our pay rates are highly competitive, and we offer training in the country's most advanced simulation center. You will also enjoy the stability only an organization as large and successful as Banner Health can offer.

About Banner Health

Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.

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Job Summary

This position is directly responsible for the coordination of donor heart and/or lung procurement and delivery. This position is responsible arranging transportation, recording estimated time of arrival, updating donor status with surgical staff and confirming the donor and recipient ABO type. Responsible for maintaining a data base recording of the logistics, thoracic import report, procurement personnel profile, and donor organ/specimen delivery record.

Essential Functions

* Performs required clinical tasks involving organ procurement and ABO type matching. Administration of cardioplegia and/or pulmoplegia. Provides pulmonary vascular support. Obtaining lymph nodes and a portion of spleen for ABO typing.

* Assists in the administration duties including coordinating and arranging organ procurement and maintenance of organ procurement records. Transportation coordination and arrangement. Recording estimated time of arrivals, updating donor status with surgical staff, confirming the donor and recipient ABO type. Maintaining a record of the Logistics, Thoracic Import, Procurement Personnel Profile, and Donor Organ/Specimen Delivery.

* Assists in training new employees. Demonstrates proficiency in clinical teaching or organ procurement perfusion trainees. Demonstrates proficiency in clinical teaching of patient case reviews.

* Fosters an atmosphere of continuing education among perfusion students and peers. Attends continuing education opportunities. Attends departmental meetings regularly. Conducts himself/herself professionally at all times.

Minimum Qualifications

B.S., B.A., or Associate Degree in a science related field, or equivalent experience.

Demonstrates knowledge of sterile technique and operating room protocols.

Preferred Qualifications

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

About Banner Health

Based in Phoenix, Banner Health is one of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in the country. Banner offers 19 hospitals, six long-term care centers and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services and home medical equipment services, in eight western states , Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada and Wyoming. In addition to basic emergency and medical services, Banner Health medical centers offer a variety of specialized services, including heart care, cancer treatment, delivery of high-order multiple births, organ transplants, bone marrow transplants, rehabilitation services, and behavioral health services. Banner Health is also involved in cutting-edge research aimed at helping patients suffering from some of the most serious diseases and conditions, including spinal cord injuries and Alzheimer's disease.