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 (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.