UnityPoint Health

Neurodiagnostic Technician II-Methodist West

Requisition ID
2022-106861
Category
Therapy
Location
US-IA-West Des Moines
Address
1660 60th
Affiliate
3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines
City
West Des Moines
Department
EEG- West
State
IA
FTE
0.5
FLSA
Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
Part Time Days and on-call
Work Remotely within the US
No
Work Type (Portal Searching)
Part Time Benefits

Overview

Performs Non-invasive neurological patient testing as ordered by physicians. Testing is conducted in accordance with standards of practice as defined by UnityPoint Health Des Moines and the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society. Consistently utilizing a holistic approach (considering physical, psycho/social, spiritual, educational, safety and related criteria) appropriate for pediatric, adolescent, and geriatric patients served in the assigned service area.  

 

Why UnityPoint Health? 

  • Commitment to our Team – We’ve been named a Top 150 Place to Work in Healthcare 2022 by Becker’s Healthcare for our commitment to our team members.
  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve.
  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in.
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.
  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience.
  • Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve.

 

Visit us at UnityPoint.org/careers to hear more from our team members about why UnityPoint Health is a great place to work. https://dayinthelife.unitypoint.org/ 

 

 

Responsibilities

Key Accountability 

  • Performs Non-invasive neurodiagnostic studies (EEG’s, ENG’s, EMG’s, and NCS’s).  
  • Calibrates and adjusts diagnostic equipment; sterilize/chloride electrodes; maintains levels of supplies; prepares room and cleans rooms following procedures.  
  • Compile data for QA studies and statistics; properly stores and retrieves tracings as needed; prepares month end reports; process requisitions and patient charges.  
  • Assists with clerical duties in the department i.e. telephone coverage, filing, photocopying, inventory control and ordering of supplies.  
  • Recognizes isolation situations and takes appropriate precautions per current hospital policy.  
  • Cleans with approved cleaning agent, stocks equipment and outpatient exam area. 
  • Participates in on-call duties as assigned.   
  • Attends department meetings, hospital in-services and education offerings to maintain clinical expertise.  

Qualifications

  

Education:


• High School Diploma or equivalent.
• Registered EEG Technologist required
• Comply with all netlearning, classes, and certifications required for the job. • BA/ BS Preferred
• Registered Evoked Potential Technologist preferred
Experience:

 

• 1-year clinical experience in a Neurodiagnostics required.
License(s)/Certification(s):

 

• Current REEGT- Registered EEG Technologist Required
• Current Valid Driver’s License and car Insurance may be required when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

 

• Read, Write and Speak fluent English.
• Multicultural and Diversity sensitivity.
• Microsoft Office – basic computer skills.
• Customer/ Patient focused.
• Critical thinking skills using independent judgement in making decisions.

Other:


• Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.
• Work may occasionally require travel to other UPH facilities. May drive a UPH vehicle, rental, or own vehicle.

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