Registered Neurophysiology Technologist Shift: Full-Time OU Medical Center - Oklahoma City, OK
OU Medical Center is home to Oklahoma’s only Level 4 Accredited Epilepsy Center, affording our patients access to the highest level of neurological care in Oklahoma, including complex, intensive neurodiagnostic monitoring. As a Registered Neurophysiology Technologist, you'll work alongside a team of nationally recognized physicians, having the opportunity to participate in academic research and the ability to cross train in areas such as neuroconduction studies, interaoperative monitoring (IOM) and other complex studies.
General Description: Under direct supervision, assists in the performance of a variety of Neurophysiology procedures that aid in the diagnosis and treatment of nerve and brain disorders.
Essential Responsibilities: Responsibilities listed in this section are core to this position. Inability to perform these responsibilities with or without an accommodation may result in disqualification from the position.
The Neurophysiology Technologist II is responsible for performing competently two or more modalities of Neurophysiology studies, including but not limited to EEG, EMU, LTM, ECI, and pruning Studies
Responsible for: patient preparation, education, maintaining Neurophysiology department, troubleshooting, and cleaning of equipment.
Cognitive and psychomotor skills necessary to record and identify various Neurophysiology data, analyze study activity, making notations to indicate any disorder or artifact in various study settings
Ensures an environment of patient safety, promotes evidence-based practice and quality initiatives and exhibits professionalism
Trains and performs as a preceptor for new hires and assists Physicians, Nurse practitioner, Manager, and technologists as needed.
Responsible for setting, adjusting and operating equipment during procedure and for a procedure.
Function in other areas within the Neurophysiology department as needed including but not limited to Epilepsy Monitoring Unit.
Cares for all age groups, sets-up, prepares patients for Neurophysiology studies, completes post study paperwork used maintains patients files. Adheres to hospital / departmental guidelines and judgment during patient care, attends and participates in educational, departmental, and required meetings.
Performs other duties as assigned
Education: High school graduate with some post-secondary college education, in science or health related area. Graduate of an accredited school of EEG Technology preferred.
Experience: 2 years of experience in Neurophysiology/ Neurodiagnostics and competent in performing two or more Neurophysiology / Neurodiagnostics studies
Licensure/Certifications/Registrations:Current American Heart Associated BLS. Registered / Certified Neurodiagnostics Technologist.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to provide outstanding patient care.
Some general knowledge of physiology.
Good verbal and written communication skills that allow relaying of information in a clear, concise, and calm manner.
Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with staff and physicians.
Basic knowledge of computers.
OU Medicine has a comprehensive benefits package, including PTO, 401(k), medical and dental plans, but our offerings go beyond traditional packages. We know that a total benefits and compensation package, designed to meet your specific needs and goals both inside and outside of the work environment, brings additional rewards that create peace of mind for you and your family.
Additional Salary Information: Sign-on and relocation assistance may be available for experienced, qualified candidates.
Internal Number: 8250-32981
About OU Medical Center
OU Medicine — along with its academic partner, the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center — is the state’s only comprehensive academic health system of hospitals, clinics and centers of excellence. With 11,000 employees and more than 1,300 physicians and advanced practice providers, OU Medicine is home to Oklahoma’s largest physician network with a complete range of specialty care. OU Medicine serves Oklahoma and the region with the state’s only freestanding children’s hospital, the only National Cancer Institute-Designated Stephenson Cancer Center and Oklahoma’s flagship hospital, which serves as the state’s only Level 1 trauma center. OU Medicine’s mission is to lead healthcare in patient care, education and research.
To learn more, visit oumedicine.com.