Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Varied Hours: 8, 10 or 12 hours , flex weekends if invasive
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Responsible to collaborate with the Neurophysiology Manager in the creation and organization of training programs, quality assurance/improvement programs and other departmental projects. Act as a resource, coach, and mentor to other Neurophysiology staff members. Perform all aspects (routine and non-routine) of various neurodiagnostic testing procedures on patients of various ages and medical conditions. Work independently utilizing a variety of sophisticated instruments and demonstrate good judgment and decision making in the treatment and handling of the individual patient. Continually identify opportunities for continuous improvement of processes and services.
Applicable candidate will meet scenario A or B: Either (A) Associates Degree in Health Sciences with a Certificate in the Program of Neurophysiology plus 3 years of experience working in the PSHMC Neurophysiology Lab or (B) 5 years of related job experience with 3 of those years of experience working in the PSHMC Neurophysiology Lab required
Applicable professional certification/credential (i.e: R.EEG.T, R.NDT, R.PSGT, R.LTMN, etc.) required
Successful completion of BLS and ACLS required
Competency in multiple electrode application techniques required
Positive interpersonal skills with patients, families, lab staff, physicians, and other members of the hospital staff required
Basic computer skills required
Enrollment in or graduation from a Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) accredited Electroneurodiagnostic (END Program), or an Associate's Degree or higher from an accredited college or university is preferred
Successful completion of Part I of ABRET exam preferred
Able to stand & sit frequently; walk occasionally
Able to lift 0-10 lbs constantly; 11-50 lbs occasionally
Able to Carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally
Able to push 0-10 lbs constantly; 11-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs ocassionally
Able to pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally
Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly
Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping
*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
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