The Australasian Board Of Cardiovascular Perfusion was established pursuant to the Rules of the Australasian Society of Cardio-Vascular Perfusionists Incorporated, now ANZCP. The Board administers the Diploma of Perfusion and Autotransfusion courses and is responsible for Recertification of Australian and New Zealand Clinical Perfusionists.
The dates for the 2016 Autotransfusion Ccourses have been released. See the Autotransfusion page for details.
The US FDA has released a Safety Communication on Mycobacterium Infections in Heater Cooler Devices.
Auckland City Hospital, Austin Health, Sydney Childrens Hospitals Network and Perfusion Services have Perfusionist vacancies. See the Perfusionists Positions page for details.
All submitted 2015 PIRS reports are now available for viewing. See the PIRS page for details.
There is a current TGA recall for product correction for Sorin 1T and 3T heater coolers. See the PIRS Alerts page for details.