TMS Technician

Employer
UCLA Health
Location
90095, Los Angeles
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 09, 2021
Closes
Oct 09, 2021
Ref
90957520
Sector
Hospital
Job Function
Healthcare Provider
Position Type
Full Time
Level
Mid Level

Responsibilities

The Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior is seeking to hire a part-time TMS Technician to join the Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Program at our Pasadena location. You will administer TMS treatments and deliver world-class patient care within the fields of Psychiatry and Neuromodulation. Primary duties include:

  • Speak with patients and families regarding enrollment in the TMS program
  • Explain procedures to patients
  • Communicate with physicians on patient treatment progress
  • Perform equipment positioning for TMS treatment sessions
  • Observe patients during their treatment
  • Assist with insurance verification, authorization, and referral process
  • Entering, updating, and scribing patient appointment information in CareConnect system
  • Screening through referrals
  • Floating to our Westwood and Pasadena location

Qualifications

  • Strong computer skills required – knowledge of Mac and PC based operating systems essential.
  • Clinical and/or laboratory experience (required)
  • Knowledge and familiarity with electrophysiological assessments (required)
  • Skill in following detailed instructions as per research protocol.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to interact with coworkers, research subjects, and their families (required)
  • Proficiency in data management and organization of technical information.
  • Skill in routine maintenance of EEG equipment and supplies.
  • General knowledge of neuroanatomy and neurophysiology (preferred)
  • Ability to learn and understand positioning procedures for TMS.  
  • Basic life support (BLS) certification preferred.
  • Bachelors degree (preferred)

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.