EEG Tech, Per Diem Weekends - Respiratory Therapy

Location
Takoma Park, MD
Posted
Sep 24, 2019
Closes
Feb 07, 2020
Ref
R-6540
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

Adventist HealthCare seeks to hire an EEG Technician who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing. If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

Per diem (as needed) weekend shifts 8a-4p

Qualified candidates will possess:
• High school diploma or GED
• EEG certification
• Min. 25 wpm typing
• Active Basic Life Skills CPR certification from the American Heart Association
• Willing to obtain ACLS certifications within one year of full-time employment
• Strong customer service skills
• Ability to handle multi task environment
• Basic PC skills such as Windows NT, and computerized EEG equipment

Join the Adventist Healthcare team today! Apply now to be considered.

Work Schedule:

Per diem (as needed) weekend shifts 8a-4p

The tech performs EEG studies by using the proper electrode placement and technique as specified by the American EEG Society.
  • Reviews procedure with patients giving all the required instructions as contained in the departmental policy and procedure manual to facilitate testing.
  • Consults with physician and performs photic stimulation, hyperventilation, eye opening and closing, auditory and somatosensory stimuli.
  • Demonstrates the ability to obtain and interpret information in terms of patient needs; having knowledge of normal growth and development, and having an understanding of the range of treatment needed by the patient population served in the department as identified in the job description.
  • Performs routine equipment maintenance.


Tobacco Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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