Certified Remote Monitoring Neurodiagnostic Tech (1.0 FTE, Nights)

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Category: Clinical Services
Job Type: Full-Time
Shift: Nights
Req: 10979
FTE: 1

Clinical Services

1.0 FTE, 8 hour Night shifts

At Stanford Children’s Health, we know world-renowned care begins with world-class caring. That's why we combine advanced technologies and breakthrough discoveries with family-centered care. It's why we provide our caregivers with continuing education and state-of-the-art facilities, like the newly remodeled Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. And it's why we need caring, committed people on our team - like you. Join us on our mission to heal humanity, one child and family at a time.

Job Summary

This paragraph summarizes the general nature, level and purpose of the job.

Under minimal supervision, the Certified Remote Monitoring Neurodiagnostic Technician performs advanced remote Neurodiagnostic monitoring for the Neurodiagnostic lab in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit and other specialized locations.  Performs Long-Term Epilepsy Monitoring on multiple patients with scalp and intracranial electrodes. After hour rotation between 7pm and 7am weekly and 24 hours Weekend schedule.

 Essential Functions

The essential functions listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification.  They are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities.  Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.

Employees must abide by all Joint Commission Requirements including but not limited to sensitivity to cultural diversity, patient care, patient rights and ethical treatment, safety and security of physical environments, emergency management, teamwork, respect for others, participation in ongoing education and training, communication and adherence to safety and quality programs, sustaining compliance with National Patient Safety Goals, and licensure and health screenings.

Must perform all duties and responsibilities in accordance with the hospital’s policies and procedures, including its Service Standards and its Code of Conduct.

* Performs Long Term Monitoring for Epilepsy (LTME) with scalp and intracranial electrodes and scanning of EEG data on multiple patients.

* Programs and maintains computerized Event Detection recordings and computers in LTME for identification of suspected epileptic data.

* Provides real-time notification of critical information to Epileptologist.


 Minimum Qualifications

Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.

* Must have reliable access to high speed internet.

* Education: Graduate of an Electroneuro diagnostic technology program accredited by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation and/or equivalent formal training approved by the Medical Director.

* Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

* Experience: Eighteen (18) months of progressively responsible and directly related work experience.

* License/Certification: Either Registration by the American Board of Registration of EEG and EP Technologist (ABRET) in:

-Electroencephalography (EEG), and/or

-Evoked Potentials (EP), and/or

-Neurophysiologic Intraoperative Monitoring (CNIM), or

-Credential from Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technicians (BRPT) as Registered Polysomnographic Technicians (RPST).

 Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

These are the observable and measurable attributes and skills required to perform successfully the essential functions of the job and are generally demonstrated through qualifying experience, education, or licensure/certification.

* Ability to apply judgment and make informed decisions.

* Ability to speak and write effectively at a level appropriate for the job.

* Ability to work independently, under stressful conditions.

* Knowledge (extensive) of neuroanatomy and neurophysiology.

* Knowledge and practice of electrical safety relevant to Neurodiagnostic equipment.

* Knowledge of computer systems and software used in functional area.

* Knowledge of multiple electrode application techniques.

* Knowledge of neuroanesthesia agents and their application to intra-operative monitoring.

* Skill: END pattern recognition to provide clinical descriptive information to epileptologist or surgeon.

* Skill: Good technical aptitude.

 Physical Requirements

The Physical Requirements and Working Conditions in which the job is typically performed are available from the Occupational Health Department. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, LPCH does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or identity, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability. Women and men, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.