Join one of the nation’s largest pediatric hospitals and the second largest pediatric hospital in California. We are seeking an experienced Neuropsych Tech to work full-time and join our Neuropsychology team. Performs assigned assessment procedures under the direct supervision of a licensed, credentialed neuropsychologist with hospital privileges. Utilizes clinical interview skills, in addition structured psychometric assessment procedures to elicit accurate and concise information regarding the patient's cognitive, behavioral and/or emotional condition. Performs basic assessment procedures, including screening evaluations and/or structured/standardized testing of developmental, cognitive, behavioral and/or emotional functioning. Communicates assessment findings in a clear and concise manner to credentialed neuropsychologist. Assist credentialed providers with identifying diagnostic considerations or treatment strategies based on test findings, as well as providing patient education where necessary. May be asked to provide basic treatment or rehabilitation of patients with compromised brain functioning, under the supervision of a licensed provider. Observe, monitor, report, and record patient interaction and presentation during assessment sessions. Explains neuropsychological services and procedures to patient and/or care providers as necessary. Assists in, or arranges for patient referral to other facilities for continuation of care.
Located in affordable Central California, we are a two-hour drive from three national parks including Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks, as well as a three-hour drive to Los Angeles, San Francisco and Sacramento. To learn more about us and apply online please go to www.valleychildrens.org. We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package and more!
College Degree - 4 year in Psychology, Sociology or Behavioral Science required. Master’s Degree preferred. High School Diploma/G.E.D. required. College Degree - 2 year Health Sciences preferred. BOP Certification preferred. BLS - Basic Life Support within 30 days of hire or transfer into position required. ABRET - American Board Electro-Encephalograph a minimum of one certification in the field of Electroneurodiagnostics including but not limited to Registered Electroencephalographic Technologist (R. EEG T.) or Registered Evoked Potential Technologist (R. EP T.) required. Minimum one (1) year related experience required. Minimum one (1) year Pediatric neurodiagnostics with emphasis on premature, neonatal and pediatric recording techniques required.
Additional Salary Information: We offer a competitive salary DOE.
Valley Children’s Healthcare – one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation – provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children, from before birth to young adulthood. Our independent, nonprofit network offers highly specialized medical and surgical services to treat conditions ranging from common to the most unusual and complex at our 356-bed children’s hospital as well as through partner hospitals, specialty care centers, satellite practices and primary care services. Our family-centered, pediatric services extend from a leading pediatric cancer and blood diseases center on the West Coast, and our pediatric heart center known for its expertise and pioneering treatments, to our Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), the highest level referral center between Los Angeles and the Bay Area. Valley Children’s consistently ranks at the top of our peer group for quality patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and nursing excellence. Recognized as a Magnet® designated facility since 2004 and granted the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence™ in critical care, Valley Children’s neonatal and pediatric intensive care units ac...hieve some of the lowest mortality rates in the country while treating some of the sickest kids. In affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine, Valley Children’s Pediatric Residency and fellowship programs provide first-class training for the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric surgical and medical specialists. With more than 550 physicians and 3,400 staff, Valley Children’s partners with other providers and organizations throughout our 12-county service area to support delivering the best care to kids closer to home.