$3,000 relocation bonus if moving 75 or more miles to Lubbock
General Job/Performance Information Education and Experience
Coordinate and perform specialized and complex procedures involved in Intraoperative Neuro-monitoring to obtain data for use in the diagnosis of clinical disorders of the nervous system.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Work done intraoperative is performed in a high-risk area for exposure to blood borne pathogens. Works in a well-lighted, heated, and ventilated building. Hours may vary to accommodate the needs in the department as prescribed by the philosophy of the hospital.
Interaction with other Departments and Other Relationships
Ability to interact cordially and effectively with all patients of the Neurophysiology Lab. Ability of establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with departmental physicians, residents, anesthesia Team, and other OR staff
Intraoperative Monitoring activities in accordance to the policies set by UMC hospital and the Neuro-monitory Lab for preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative procedures. You must demonstrate the ability to deviate from established protocols as needed.
Current CNIM, current Bachelor’s degree and/or current Registry in EEG or Registry in EP by the American Board of Registration of Electroencephalographic & Evoked Potential Technologists (ABRET) required or RET (Canadian EEG registry) preferred. Must have the ability to obtain CNIM within one year of employment.
1 year experience specifically in Intraoperative Neuro-monitoring, and proof of competency in the following list of modalities in IONM and other specialized procedures as appropriate to hospital practice: Somatosensory evoked potentials, Spontaneous and evoked electromyography, Electroencephalography, and Motor evoke potentials.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle, feel objects, tools or controls, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
Skills and Abilities
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only a limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. High degree of proficiency in specialized EEG and/or Evoked Potential procedures.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 18427
About UMC Health System
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Vision Statement: To Serve Our Patients in the Best Teaching Hospital in the Country
Mission Statement: Service is our passion. We serve by providing safe, high quality care to all, achieving excellent financial performance, and training tomorrow’s healthcare professionals.
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o Regions only Level I Trauma Center
o Regions only BICU
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