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 the physician interpretation.
Uses appropriate activation procedures.
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.
Safety and the Environment of Care
Ensures equipment is in good working condition and initiates appropriate contacts when repairs are required.
Adheres to hospital infection control and safety standards.
Maintains a professional relationship with all customers. Maintains the confidentiality of employees, patients, administration, and medical staff information with no infractions.
Displays a caring and courteous attitude and goes above and beyond department expectations.
Maintains a professional relationship with all customers.
Attends monthly staff meetings, record review sessions and other meetings as required.
Professional Standards and Ethics
Maintains continuing education requirements for ABRET for R. EEG T.
Refuses to participate in unethical procedures and assumes the responsibility of informing the appropriate authority of noted incompetence or unethical behavior.
Plans and manages time appropriately.
Is sensitive to cost containment measures and conserves hospital supplies, equipment, and resources.
Performs additional duties as requested.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
· Minimum of three years EEG/long-term seizure monitoring experience AND graduate of an Electroneurodiagnostic (END) Program or an Associate’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university.
· OR five years EEG/long-term seizure monitoring experience.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
· Some college level classes completed
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
· Registered in electroencephalography (R. EEG T.) by ABRET.
Performs routine EEG and continuous EEG recordings per ACNS and departmental guidelines. Has the ability to analyze study information, scan, and correlate data. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. Is knowledgeable in and carries out all applicable processes of the department. Assumes responsibility for designated areas or procedures. Precepts and coaches other staff and students as required. Actively participates in departmental and AdventHealth performance improvement program. Observes the Advent Health Corporate Compliance Plan as well as all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Participates in record review sessions and attends monthly staff meetings. Performs additional duties as requested.
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