Neurodiagnostic Technologist
Location:
Richmond , Virginia
Posted:
February 19, 2018
Reference:
00035-39983
Chippenham Hospital, a 466-bed acute care facility, is located on the Southside of Richmond, a short drive from the beautiful, outdoor Stony Point Fashion Park, offering an abundance of shops, restaurants, and even a dine-in movie theater. Chippenham Hospital is a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, who ranks 63rd on Fortune's 100, and is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!

The Joint Commission awarded Chippenham Hospital the Gold Seal of Approval and named us a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for advanced primary stroke, heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, perinatal care, hip and knee replacement and surgical care. We are also a Certified Chest Pain Center and a Level II Trauma Center, which means we provide fast, skilled care in life's most difficult moments.

SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*

*1 Performs EEGs routine, sleep, portable, ECI , Ambulatory studies on adult , pediatric and neonatal patients according to Policies and Procedures of the department.

*2 Sets up EMU patients according to Policy and Procedure of the Department; including scheduling, filing and billing

*3 Ensures that quality patient care is provided within the defined area of accountability.

*4 Obtains pertinent patient history; including neurological and psychological screening.

*5 Demonstrates proficiency in operating and troubleshooting EEG equipment used in the Neurodiagnostic lab.

*6 Assures all records are available for physicians to read on a daily basis.

*7 Takes call on a rotating basis as needed by Department

*8 Entry level PC or Microsoft Windows knowledge

*9 BLS Certification
Qualifications:
EDUCATION:
Required - Enrollment in or graduation from an accredited Neurodiagnostic Program; or an Associate's Degree
Preferred - Registered EEG credential by ABRET

EXPERIENCE:
Required - Two year experience in EEG
Preferred - Two to five years' experience in EEG and Epileptic Monitoring Unit after formal training.

Work hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm and Weekend call rotation

Position will require traveling to Johnston Will and Chippenham Hospitals

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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