Performs Neurological procedures (EEG, ABR, PSG, VER, SER) studies on patients of all ages. Performs, with assistance, complex EEG, NCV, EP, and MSLT studies. Reviews charts and/or interviews patients for relevant medical history; determines activation or recording methods based on clinical symptoms and Department policies; consults with technologists to evaluate appropriateness of sedation; formulates technical descriptive impressions. Cleans and maintains technical equipment. Performs clerical and reception duties; assists with general department activities; participates in weekend and holiday on-call. The Neuro-physiology Technician position incorporates those responsibilities, requiring a thorough background knowledge with a high degree of clinical experience. Organizes and completes work in a timely manner, adjusting for changing priorities as needed. Uses effective verbal and written skills to communicate with people on all levels. Maintains positive working relationships with patients, families, coworkers (inter-and-intra-departmental), and physicians. Actively listens and uses teaching skills in assessing patient status, providing patient care, and educating patients and families. Demonstrates compassion and nonjudgmental behavior during patient interactions. Adjusts work hours to complete daily activities and provide after hours coverage.
1. Graduate of EEG or neuro-diagnostic education program or 5 years experience in neuro-diagnostics.
2. Current CPR.
3. Basic Computer Skills.
Job: Imaging and Radiology
Primary Location: Indio, California
Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
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Internal Number: 2005037698
About John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.