All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Benefits from Day One for eligible employees
Paid Days Off from Day One
Whole Person Wellbeing Resources
Mental Health Resources and Support
Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Schedule: PRN, As Needed
Location: 9100 W 74th Street, Merriam, KS 66204
The community you’ll be caring for:
At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission, formerly Shawnee Mission Medical Center, you're more than just a number on a chart. You're a whole person, who functions best when physically, emotionally, and spiritually fit. Find whole-person care, dedicated teams and staff, and a wide variety of medical services, all at our hospital in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.
The role you’ll contribute:
The Neurology Technician performs all aspects neurodiagnostic testing including, but not limited to, electroencephalograms, multi-modality evoked potentials, electronystagmograms, and surgical monitoring on patients of varying ages and medical conditions. Works independently, utilizing variety of sophisticated instrumentation and decision making in the treatment and handling of patients. Identifies opportunities for continuous improvements of processes and service on an on-going basis
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Understands how to access department and medical center information.
Maintains confidentiality and promotes the dignity of customers and associates.
Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.
Performs neurology procedures according to physician orders, department policy/procedure, and patient care plan.
Cross trains and signs off competencies for relief staff
Assures annual mandatory hospital health review/competencies are completed in a timely manner
Follows the “Standard of Behavior” guidelines per hospital policy.
Maintains and records adverse reactions to neurology procedures.
Performs thorough patient assessment and takes appropriate action when necessary.
Team approach is followed so customer service maintains a score of 95% or better
Obtains, assists with, and seeks neurology educational /informational opportunities.
Uses hospital equipment, supplies, and resources responsibly, maintains organized workflow, and notifies facilitator as soon as it is seen that therapy cannot be completed on time.
Follows procedures for correct billing/documentation of services provided.
Works to stay within budgeted requirements
Practice A.I.D.E.T (Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explain, and Thank) with all patients, family members, physicians, co-workers and all disciplines to ensure quality care.
Assessment and intervention reflect consideration of family/work roles and obligations to our adult patients
Explain modification of teaching strategies to accommodate decreased vision, hearing or mental status to our geriatric patients.
Understand the medical center’s process when a non-English speaking patient comes in to have a neurology procedure.
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Up to 1 year of experience
Associate’s Degree or Graduate of a Technical School preferred
1 to 2 Years of position-related experience
BLS obtained through the American Heart Association required
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.