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Neurodiagnostic Technologist - Bellingham (Part-Time) Job
PeaceHealth | Bellingham, Washington
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Job Description

Req ID: 147091

PeaceHealth is seeking a Neurodiagnostic Technologist - Bellingham (Part-Time) for a 0.1 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of 8 Hours.

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for performing routine and complex procedures to obtain data for use in the diagnosis of clinical disorders of the nervous system in at least one of the following modalities of neurodiagnostics: Electroencephalography (EEG), Evoked Potentials (EP), Epilepsy Monitoring and Polysomnography (PSG). Operates computer equipment to record nervous system responses that provide quantitative and objective measures of neuronal/sensory function.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

1. Schedule patients’ neurodiagnostic procedures and obtain required medical information.  Explain procedure to patient.

2. Perform procedure with appropriate documentation.   This may include EEG/EP; continuous bedside EEG, LTVME, and ambulatory monitoring; OR monitoring of EEG or EP; Multiple Sleep Latency testing.

3. Appropriate documentation into patient health record.

4. Clean, adjust and perform routine maintenance and repair on neurodiagnostic equipment to ensure proper functioning.

5. Maintain liaison with referring physicians to resolve problems and to advise concerning laboratory procedures, techniques and equipment.

6. Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:     

  • Successful completion of an accredited EEG/EP training required.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:              

  • Minimum of one year experience in Neurodiagnostic Technology preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:            

  • R.EEG T. or R.EPT. preferred.
  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.

OTHER SKILLS: 

  • Proficient computer and keyboarding skills
  • Basic working knowledge of MS Office applications
  • Problem solving
  • Detail oriented
  • Must be able to recognize equipment problems and perform basic troubleshooting.

ST JOSEPH PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work requires moderate physical exertion more than 66% of the time.   
  • Ability to lift objects weighing 50 lbs. or less.      
  • Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.
  • Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time).         

Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.

We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Bellingham, WA community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers.

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!

Questions? Review our Employment FAQ or email Recruitment@peacehealth.org. Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.

Location: Bellingham, WA, Cascade Brain & Spine Center (203)
Job Category:  Other Technicians & Technologists; Professionals - Other
Shift:  Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 0.1
Work Type:  Part Time
Hourly compensation starts at: $24.28, more depending on experience
Required Certifications/Licensure: Basic Life Support

PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

Posting Notes: Bellingham, WA || Other Technicians & Technologists; Professionals - Other || Part Time || DIAGNOSTIC SVCS

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit health care system sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace, with services in Washington, Oregon and Alaska. PeaceHealth's rigorous pursuit of exceptional medicine springs from its mission, values, and commitment to provide healing and compassionate care to patients and families.

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