December 11, 2017

PSPS supports Tami Rosenthal for AMSECT ZONE 4 Director

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The Pennsylvania State Perfusion Society is supporting Tami Rosenthal for AmSECT Zone 4 Director. Ms. Rosenthal is the Chief Perfusionist at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She is a practicing perfusionist and AmSect member for 20 years, believing fully in the importance of AmSect to support Perfusionists in continuing to improve Perfusion practice and the care they give to all patients.  As Zone 4 Director Ms. Rosenthal would represent the Perfusionists in 16 eastern states, … [Read more...]

WINTER GROUP SPORTS PSPS GEAR

Winter Group Sports PSPS Gear

The Winter Group (our Harrisburg lobbyists) are sporting our gear! Thank you so much for helping us get HB 1841 and 1842 through Pennsylvania Congress! … [Read more...]

“Governor Wolf Signs Bills to Support Perfusionists”

Governor Wolf Signs Bill to Support Disabled Veterans Harrisburg, PA - Today, Governor Wolf signed HB 683 sponsored by Rep. Kathy Rapp that amends the Taxpayer Relief Act by removing veterans' disability payments from the definition of "income" that is used to determine eligibility for the Property Tax RentRebate Program (PTRR). "Pennsylvania veterans' service to our country is invaluable and immeasurable," said Governor Tom Wolf. "I am proud to support these strong men and women by … [Read more...]

PSPS Apparel Ordering Instructions

Pennsylvania State Perfusion Society On-Line Store is open and ready for business!! Store closes Friday Night November 4th at midnight!! Visit bsnteamsports.com Us Access Code: perfus3G5G The store is open now through Nov. 4, 2016! Place your Order NOW … [Read more...]

Pennsylvania ACT 31 – Mandated Reporter Training

Act 31 of 2014 states that the Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs (BPOA), in conjunction with the Department of Human Services (DHS) is required to ensure that all persons applying for issuance of an initial license as a health-related licensee or funeral director (mandatory reporters under section 6311 of the Child Protective Services Law (CPSL) (23 P.S.§ 6311)) shall be required to complete 3 hours of DHS-approved training in child abuse recognition and reporting requirements as … [Read more...]

NTB Infections Free Webinar: Heater-Cooler Units Putting Patients at Risk

Check out the "NTB Infections Free Webinar" on Heater-Cooler Units Putting Patients at Risk hosted by Jacqueline Wilkins. Register today for this webinar to take place on Monday, August 29, 2016, from 4:00pm to 5:00pm (Eastern Daylight Time). To register and see the agenda for this webinar please click here: https://cc.readytalk.com/registration/#/?meeting=linhi9kkq9qn&campaign=o7zeuxo9l8t … [Read more...]

2016 PSPS Student Scholarship Presentation

2016 PSPS Student Scholarship Presentation

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PSPS Apparel Ordering Instructions

PSPS Apparel Store

Pennsylvania State Perfusion Society On Line Store visit https://www.bsnteamsports.com/index.php Us Access Code: perfus2PM Order Apparel from 4/27/2016 to 5/16/2016   Place your Order NOW … [Read more...]

Senate confirms appointment of John Mitchell, LP, CCP to the State Board of Medicine

Senate confirms appointment of John Mitchell, LP, CCP to the State Board of Medicine.
Appointment effective March 14, 2016 thru March 14, 2020

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Guidance from the Pennsylvania Department of Health & Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority (PSA)

Guidance from the Pennsylvania Department of Health (PADOH) and Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority (PSA) regarding Nontuberculous Mycobacterium (NTM) Infections Among Patients Undergoing Open Heart Surgeries on Cardiopulmonary Bypass At the following link, you will find the Dec. 2015 message from Karen M. Murphy, PhD, RN, Secretary of Health regarding the Nontuberculous Mycobacterium (NTM) Infections Among Patients Undergoing Open Heart Surgeries on Cardiopulmonary Bypass. … [Read more...]