This is a full time position scheduled for 72 hours per 2 week pay period working rotating shifts.
At SSM Health, you can expect a work environment where:
– Employees feel valued, respected and free to express themselves;
– Each employee finds meaning in work, leveraging skills and talents toward a greater purpose;
– Teamwork and collaboration is encouraged, while management is supportive.
Performs intraoperative neuromonitoring to record the function of the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles using a variety of techniques.
Performs tests to diagnose potentially life-threatening neurological disorders.
May perform advanced monitoring during brain and spine surgery.
In addition to IONM, may perform Intensive Care Monitoring (ICU), Long Term Monitoring (LTM), Electroencephalogram (EEG) and Evoked Potentials (EP).
Reviews planned procedures and orders to determine the structures at risk and makes adjustments as needed.
Prepares and positions equipment to ensure patient safety. Maintains equipment.
Provides findings, results, and a descriptive analysis according to policy and procedure.
Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Graduate from Neurodiagnostic Technology Program, or Bachelor's Degree
Three years' experience in neurodiagnostics including one year experience in interoperative neuromonitoring
Constant standing and walking.
Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more).
Frequent use of hearing and speech to share information through oral communication.
Frequent use of hearing to distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.
Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.
Frequent lifting/moving of patients.
Frequent reaching, gripping and keyboard use/data entry.
Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.
Occasional use of vision to identify and distinguish colors.
Occasional bending, stooping, squatting, twisting and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.
Rare kneeling and sitting.
Internal Number: R29963
About SSM Health
SSM Health is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system serving the comprehensive health needs of communities across the Midwest through a robust and fully integrated health care delivery system. The organization’s nearly 40,000 employees and 11,000 providers are committed to providing exceptional health care services and revealing God’s healing presence to everyone they serve.
With care delivery sites in Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma and Wisconsin, SSM Health includes 23 hospitals, more than 290 physician offices and other outpatient and virtual care services, 10 post-acute facilities, comprehensive home care and hospice services, a pharmacy benefit company, a health insurance company and an accountable care organization. It is one of the largest employers in every community it serves.