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PD – Cardiopulmonary Support Technician

University of Miami


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The University of Miami/UHealth  has an exciting opportunity for a Per Diem Cardiopulmonary Support Technician (U).


The Cardiopulmonary Support Technician (U) transports patients safely and efficiently using appropriate transportation equipment, body mechanics, and personal demeanor. An employee in this position maintains adequate levels of inventory in the department, ensures that all equipment is set up correctly in carts, and assists with the room turnover. Must possess sound knowledge of regulating devices, transport/handling of medical gases.   The incumbent also fosters a smooth working relationship with all department staff.


Maintains accurate inventory so that adequate levels of medical supplies are available. Places warehouse/non-stock orders for the Pulmonary Medicine Department so that adequate levels of medical supplies are available as needed. Stocks all patient care area such as Pulmonary Storage rooms, critical care, supply room. Knows the location of necessary equipment and quickly avails these to the team members so that no delays occur. Monitor levels of liquid oxygen (main and reserve tank), liquid Nitrogen and Nitrous oxide in bulk area on a daily basis. Notified appropriate vendor and schedules delivery of liquid oxygen or liquid nitrogen when levels are low. Performs daily floor checks of specific patient care areas where oxygen is supplied via H tanks to ensure adequate levels and note levels accurately on O2 techs log. Properly prepares for medical gas shutdown by placing orders for back-up tanks in a timely manner to ensure enough inventory when transition occurs. Ensures of proper E tank inventory in departments such as radiology, emergency room, ambulatory surgery, GI, intensive care units and all of the floors. Properly transports gas cylinders adhering to proper safety measures. Follow facility department and personnel policies and procedures. Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets. 

This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.

CORE QUALIFICATIONS                                                                                                         


High School Diploma

Certification and Licensing:

Current Basic Life Support


Prior experience as a transporter/courier preferred.   Some mechanical background preferred.

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida’s only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We’re the challenge you’ve been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza (“the flu”) season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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