EEG Technician I – Seizure Monitoring – Orlando - Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/27/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Other Clinical Professional
  • Travel
  • Shift
  • Application Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Orlando

Job Description

EEG Technician I – Seizure Monitoring – Orlando - Nights

AdventHealth Orlando seeks to hire an EEG Tech I who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Facility Profile:

Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed AdventHealth Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.

Work Hours/Shifts:

6pm – 6am; Friday, Sunday & Monday; 3/12s

*%241,500 Relocation available for eligible candidates (see terms below)

Job Summary:

Performs quality EEG recordings. Has the ability to scan and correlate study information. Facilitates all aspects of study completion and reporting. Is knowledgeable in and carries out all applicable processes of the department. Assumes responsibility for designated areas or procedures. Teaches and directs the work of other staff and students as required. Participates in the AdventHealth performance improvement program. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Knowledge of EEG procedures and equipment.
  • Ability to observe EEG tracings and respond appropriately to seizure activity.
  • Ability to recognize artifact and reapply or replace appropriate electrode(s).
  • Ability to function independently with little or no supervision.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Computer skills, including Microsoft® Office applications (Preferred)
  • Minimum one year EEG experience or graduation from an EEG school.
  • EEG experience on Nihon Kohden software. (Preferred)

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • ABRET registration (Preferred)
  • BLS (Preferred)

Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s Core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program
  • Patient Care Responsibilities:
  • Performs quality recordings by collecting pertinent patient history information, properly preparing the patient using age specific criteria, conducting the examination, and preparing the recording for physician interpretation.
  • Utilizes appropriate activation procedures.
  • Informs the supervisor and/or the physician of changes in the patient’s condition or abnormalities on the recording.
  • Maintains supplies and equipment for patient care and maintains an orderly and efficient system for storage and retrieval of patient information.
  • Archives studies, copies to appropriate storage device, and troubleshoots equipment issues.
  • Accepts call coverage as required.
  • Quality Assurance:
  • Accurately documents, posts, and charges for procedures to ensure quality standards set by the department and hospital.
  • Actively supports and participates in department and hospital quality improvement initiatives as directed.
  • Participates in process or performance improvement team, and proactively initiates process improvement ideas
  • Maintains quality of recording scores within established guidelines.
  • Safety and the Environment of Care:
  • Adheres to hospital infection control and safety standards.
  • Ensures equipment is in good working condition and initiates appropriate contacts when repairs are required.
  • Customer Service:
  • Displays a caring and courteous attitude and goes above and beyond department expectations.
  • Maintains a professional relationship with all customers.
  • Maintains the confidentiality of employees, patients, administration, and medical staff information with no infractions.
  • Communication/Cooperation:
  • Receives and gives report clearly to communicate patient care information to provide optimal care.
  • Keeps supervisor informed and seeks assistance and direction from appropriate individuals when confronted with unfamiliar procedures and techniques, before implementing them, to ensure deliverance of safe and effective patient care.
  • Communicates and collaborates with multidisciplinary team to ensure high quality patient care.
  • Communicates with patients and family members appropriate to age and instructs them in techniques to optimize their care in the hospital, as well as after discharge.
  • Receives assignments, instructions, and guidance from supervisor and is compliant with supervisor special requests as situations dictate.
  • Meeting Attendance:
  • Attends monthly staff meetings and other meetings, as requested.
  • Professional Standards and Ethics:
  • Refuses to participate in unethical procedures and assumes the responsibility of informing the appropriate authority of noted incompetence or unethical behavior.
  • Resource Management:
  • Plans and manages time appropriately.
  • Is sensitive to cost containment measures and conserves hospital supplies, equipment, and resources.
  • Performs additional duties as requested.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the EEG Tech I opportunity with AdventHealth Orlando and apply online today.

*Bonus Details:

  • Applicable experience required.
  • Must live 50 or more miles from 601 East Rollins Dr., Orlando, FL to qualify.
  • Full Time employment contract required.
  • Rehires within 12 months are not eligible.

Job Keywords:

EEG, Tech, Seizure Monitoring, Orlando, Nights

Position Location:  Orlando
Job:  Other Clinical Professional
Organization:  AdventHealth Central Florida
Primary Location:  US-FL-Orlando
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Night
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  Associate's Degree
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Jun 27, 2019, 5:40:40 PM

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