Providence Health & Services Neurodiagnostic Technologist 1 in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling a Neurodiagnostic Technologist 1 - Sleep Laboratory and Electroencephalography (0.0 FTE, Days) to Providence Saint Vincent Medical Center in Portland , OR
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We are seeking a Neurodiagnostic Technologist 1 - Sleep Laboratory and Electroencephalography that will perform routine and complex electroencephalographic procedures that may include evoked potentials, intra-operative monitoring, EMU monitoring, cEEG and ambulatory video EEG. Monitors placement of sphenoidal, grid, depth and strip electrodes. Assists with WADA testing and coritcol stimulation.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Review patient history to determine chief complaint
Interview patient to assess current medications, sleeping schedules, alcohol and caffeine consumption and specific needs during testing
Document and monitor patient conditions continuously and compiles a complete technical summary of these at the end of each procedure
Set up and calibrates monitoring equipment
Properly measures and applies electrodes and or sensors/transducers
Perform calibrations, monitors the testing, recognizes and records relevant clinical and physiological events and monitors/changes the patient environment to obtain required data
Perform complex testing procedures in accordance with departmental policies and procedures
Identify and resolve life-threatening situations when and if the need arises
Utilize communication with physicians, supervisors and other lab personnel to appropriately ensure patient safety, including those with special needs and to promote departmental quality guidelines
Properly handle hazardous materials such as collodion and acetone and utilizes proper disinfecting techniques on equipment, transducers and electrodes
Participate in department education and quality improvement
Identify artifacts and/or equipment problems as they arise and resolves them in a timely manner to ensure the quality of data being collected and the safety and comfort of the patient
Required qualifications for this position includes:
ABRET credential eligible
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certificaiton
Strong analytical and detail-oriented skills
Interpersonal communication skills
Able to prioritize work and manage time effectively
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
One (1) year of Full time experience
Coursework/Training: Documented training in evoked potentials and intra-operative monitoring
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Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Other Licensed Technicians
Req ID: 299965