*A job as a Perfusionist falls under the broader career category of Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category but may not specifically apply to this career title.
for Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians :
Conduct tests on pulmonary or cardiovascular systems of patients for diagnostic purposes. May conduct or assist in electrocardiograms, cardiac catheterizations, pulmonary functions, lung capacity, and similar tests. Includes vascular technologists.