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Sr., Neuro Technologist

Date:  Dec 31, 2021
Location: 

Dallas, TX, US

Category:  Allied Health and Clinical Support Jobs
Job Type:  Rotating
Requisition ID:  544921

Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that’s served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It’s our passion.

Responsible for performing the most advanced level of Neurodiagnostic procedures to ensure optimal provision of services.


MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS

Education/Experience:
- Must have six years of advanced Neurophysiology experience to include EEG, evoked potentials, sleep or epilepsy monitoring OR have graduated from an accredited school of EEG/Neurodiagnostic technology plus four years of experience.

Equivalent Education and/or Experience
- May have an equivalent combination of education and experience to substitute for both the education and the experience requirements.

Certification/Registration/Licensure:
- for a laboratory or epilepsy monitoring position: must be registered by the American Board of Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist (ABRET) as a registered EEG Technologist (REEGT).

- for an intraoperative monitoring position: must be registered by ABRET as a Registered Evoked Potential Technologist (REPT), or must be Certified in Neurophysiological Intra-Operative Monitoring (CNIM).

- for an EMG laboratory position: must be registered by American Society of Electrodiagnostic Technologist (AAET) as a Registered Electrodiagnostic Technologist (REDT).

- for a sleep lab position: must be registered by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (BRPT) as a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT).

- Must have a current Heartsaver CPR course completion card within 90 days of hire and/or placement in jobfrom one of the following:
o American Heart Association
o American Red Cross Rescuer
o Military Training Network.


Skills or Special Abilities:
- Must be able to perform routine and advanced Neurodiagnostic procedures
independently following established department procedures.
- Must be able to demonstrate an expert knowledge regarding advanced neurophysiology
techniques.
- Must be able to respond appropriately in all patient-related situations.
- Must be able to work with physicians on assessing new techniques and recommending
changes as indicated.
- Must be able to work with personal computers including word processing, spread
sheets and databases.
- Must have good communication skills necessary in handling difficult and severely ill
patients.
- Must be able to effectively handle stressful situations.
- Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors.

JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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