Kadlec Neurodiagnostic Technologist in Richland, Washington
Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Neurodiagnostic Technologist to join our growing Neuroscience team located in Richland, Washington!
Shift Details: Per Diem. Variable shifts.
GED or High School Diploma from an accredited educational institution required.
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS within 3 months of date of hire required.
1 year Neurodiagnostic Technologist experience preferred.
Certificate of completion of a course in EEGs and Evoked Potential monitoring preferred.
ABRET registration or enrolled in a training program as an EEG Technologist preferred.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
As a Neurodiagnostic Technologist you will perform SSEP, Motor Evoked Potentials, EMG's, BAER and EEG's.
Properly follows the Medical Center's guidelines for Neurodiagnostic procedures.
Applies suitable electrodes on predetermined positions and checks their performance.
Calibrates and adjusts the neurodiagnostic recording apparatus in accordance with standard procedures.
Obtains standard recordings, recognizes artifacts and technical problems, and takes appropriate steps to eliminate or correct them. Able to troubleshoot equipment and make recommendations to Clinical Engineering.
Assesses and documents abnormal activities noted during the patient recording and notifies the Neurologist as necessary.
Uses activating procedures such as hyperventilation, sleep or photic stimulation as required.
Records all relevant events on the report.
Collaborates with health care team and coordinates discharge planning
Communicates accurately and effectively with patients, families, staff and physicians.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —
Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.
Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer”. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: https://kadlec.jobs/about-us/
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Cardiopulmonary Technologist
Req ID: 231459