Sunday , March 19 2023

NuVasive Careers – Neurophysiologist

Website NuVasive

Job Description:

As a Neurophysiologist at NuVasive Clinical Services, you’ll provide intraoperative neuromonitoring during surgery by monitoring the patient’s nervous system. A high standard of patient care is essential to our team. This is a great opportunity for you to work with our top surgeons and other medical professionals in a team environment and play a vital role in the operating room every day. As a member of our team, you will also support NuVasive technological innovations. NuVasive provides comprehensive training, continuing education, and numerous opportunities for career development.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintains all neuromonitoring equipment and conduct required maintenance checks
  • Obtains a detailed medical history on the patient and consults with the surgeon regarding patient structures at risk and modalities to be monitored
  • Completes all required documentation and accurately prepares all IOM logs, files, and timely file uploads
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Communicates monitoring information to the surgeon and the surgical team throughout the case
  • Displays and labels waveforms for marking, measuring, and calculating information such as latencies, amplitudes, and conduction times following established guidelines and protocols
  • Identifies appropriate protocols and performs troubleshooting techniques to assure accurate data collection

Job Requirements:

  • Effective communication skills and proven ability to collaborate in a team-oriented setting including communication in English with surgeons and surgical staff
  • Ability to transport and set up equipment totaling 50lbs in a timely fashion in the operating room including IONM system, laptop, and supplies
  • Ability to bend over to perform certain duties, stand for several periods of time, visual and auditory skills, manual dexterity, wear gloves, masks, gowns, and goggles for extended periods of time
  • Be qualified for and maintain privileges at all required hospitals
  • Strong time management & organizational skills, and ability to manage competing demands, frequent change, delays and/or unexpected events in scheduling and in the operating room on a daily basis
  • Ability to handle the demands of regular travel
  • Maintain CNIM status
  • Be eligible for medical malpractice insurance coverage at standard rates, which insurance shall be provided by the Company
  • Be qualified for and maintain privileges at all required hospitals, including meeting any applicable physical requirements or vaccination requirements (including the COVID-19 vaccine, as applicable).

Qualification & Experience:

  • Operating Room (OR) experience required
  • Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years of related experience; or an advanced degree without experience; or equivalent work experience
  • Certified in Neurophysiologic Intraoperative Monitoring (CNIM)

Job Details:

Company: NuVasive

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: San Francisco, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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