Aug 02, 2021

Neuro Technologist - Plaza Neurology

  • St. Joseph Health & Covenant Health
  • Mission Viejo, CA, USA

Job Description

We are looking for a Neuro Technologist for the MHMG Plaza Neurology Department at St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare.

Location: Mission Viejo, CA

Work Schedule: Part Time - 40 Biweekly Hours

Shift: 8-hour, Days

Job Summary:

Performs a variety of patient testing that involve the recording activity from the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves testing including neurodiagnostic Electroencephalography (EEG), Evoked Potentials (EP), Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV). With limited supervision (Note: Trainees must be directly supervised by a senior technologist).

Essential Functions:

  • Performs neurodiagnostic testing including, Electroencephalography (EEG).
  • Evoked Potentials (EP) and Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV) in accordance with Association of Electroencephalography (AEEG) or correlating professional organization.
  • EEG: Recognizes patterns of significance and alerts physician accordingly.
  • EP: Performs analysis, maintains storage of records, and retrieves data as required.
  • NCV: Obtains clear and accurate take-off and amplitude according to physician's instructions.
  • Performs established infection control procedures on equipment and when applying electrodes.

Skills:

  • Theoretical and technical knowledge of neurodiagnostic procedures and related equipment.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Documentation skills.
  • Communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Interpersonal skills.

Minimum Position Requirements:

Education:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED
  • Coursework/Training - Graduate of an accredited school for neurodiagnostic technology or Continued education involving the basic sciences, and 1 year experience in hospital setting or an allied health field.

Experience: One (1) year experience in hospital setting or an allied health field.

Licenses/Certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) training.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Successful completion and registration in one or more of the following: EEG, EP, and NCV.
  • Certification or eligible to take the CNIM Certification examination.

Mission Heritage Medical Group is one of California's most respected medical groups. With over 3,000 employees and 75 locations throughout California, including, Northern California, Orange County, High Desert and Los Angeles County, Mission Heritage Medical Group has been continually recognized as a leader in quality, customer service and information technology. This kind of success is the result of team work, a commitment to excellence and a strong adherence to the organization's mission, vision and values.Mission Heritage Medical Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Mission Heritage Medical Group complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: Heritage Healthcare

Category: Other Licensed Technicians

Req ID: R326916