HCA, Hospital Corporation of America EEG Tech Peds & Adult PRN in Summerville, South Carolina
Do you have the career opportunities as a EEG Tech you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Summerville Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.
We are seeking a PRN EEG Tech.
As a PRN employee you'll enjoy:
Flexible scheduling Competitive pay 401(k) with employer match Employee Stock Purchase Program
Additionally, you will have a great opportunity for growth as you'll be joining one of the largest and most successful hospital organizations in the world.
The EEG Technician works under the direction of the EEG/Cardiopulmonary Director and performs various EEG tests including standard EEG, Electrocerebral Inactivity, Neonatal EEG and other neurological tests such as Evoked Potentials and assists in Nerve Conduction Studies.
The EEG Tech should have a sound knowledge and proficiency in the use of all Neuro-Diagnostic equipment. The EEG Tech monitors patients aged from neonatal to geriatric throughout the test and documents observations, collects data from various monitors and reports this information to the physician.
What you will do in this role:
**You will explain the test to the patient. You will obtain an accurate and concise patient history. You will note patient information, such as seizure types, date of last seizure, other neurologic symptoms, and any medications taken.
**You will demonstrate positive interpersonal skills with patients, patient’s family, Neuro-Diagnostic staff, Laboratory staff, physicians and other members of the hospital staff. You will interact with Neurologists, other physicians, and other staff personnel.
**You will measure and apply EEG electrodes in an accurate and efficient manner.
**You will calibrate, evaluate and adjust the EEG instrument to proper technical standards as required. You will put emphasis on sensitivity, time axis, mechanical and electrical baseline in order to obtain top quality EEG recordings.
**You will record EEG activity using standard montages. Labels all pertinent machine settings and clinical observations on the EEG tracing.
**You will clean electrodes and equipment. You will maintain work area in an organized, safe and sanitary fashion by cleaning the patient area and by changing the linen for the next patient.
What qualifications you may need:
**A High School Graduate or GED equivalent is required
**Degree from accredited Electro-Diagnostic Technology program is preferred
**A Registered Electroencephalographic Technologist Certification is preferred
**Current American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider is required upon hire
**1-3 years EEG experience is preferred
Summerville Medical Center is a 120 bed hospital with a 24-hour emergency room and comprehensive medical services. The facility enjoys an enviable reputation for its cardiac services, pediatrics and women’s service, including “home-like” birthing suites. Surgical services offered include orthopedic, reflux, robotic and weight loss surgeries. Summerville Medical Center is a five-star recipient for cardiovascular, neurosciences, critical care and patient safety outcomes according to a study released by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. This achievement is part of new findings and data featured in the Healthgrades 2019 report to the Nation.
The city of Summerville is where charm and southern hospitality blend gracefully with a modern and progressive atmosphere. Summerville, SC is rich in history with a focus on economic development that preserves the past while building for the future. Summerville is recognized as a nurturing community, where children can grow and develop. Minutes from historical Charleston and the beaches, our world-class sports venues and superior schools make Summerville truly a special place to work, live and play.
HCA Healthcare, the parent company of Summerville Medical Center, has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our PRN EEG Tech opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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Title: EEG Tech Peds & Adult PRN
Location: South Carolina-Summerville-Summerville Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00062-26587