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EEG Technologist - Neuroscience Administration (Full Time)

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  • JOB TYPE: Full Time
  • JOB LEVEL: Mid-Level

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    Holidays, sick days, leaves of absence

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Responsibilities

Job ID SMCCV-1912646 Date Posted 09/11/2019 Location Castro Valley, California Schedule/Shift Full Time / Day
Position Overview:

Job Summary:

The EEG Technologist performs basic and complex EEG recordings (cortical, peripheral nerve, auditory nerve and visual pathway neurophysiologic information) in accordance with physician or licensed independent practitioner (LIP) orders and under minimum supervision.  Reports significant patient abnormalities observed or in diagnostic data to the appropriate physician or licensed independent practitioner.  The EEG Technologist is responsible for obtaining standard, as well as special procedure EEG recordings, is able to monitor additional physiologic phenomena by means of appropriate techniques and instrumentation, and may adapt recordings performed based upon the patient’s relevant medical history and observations during recording. Provides orientation and training, and may participate in obtaining data for clinical research studies.



Qualifications:

Education/Certification/Licensure:

Associate Degree required.  Bachelor Degree or equivalent experience and education desired.  Cert/Reg/Licensure desired.  Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers certification required.

Experience:


REQUIRED


 Minimum six (6) months experience performing EEG procedures in an acute care setting on adult patients.


PREFERRED


 Minimum one (1) year experience performing EEG procedures in an acute care setting on adult patients.


Knowledge:

  1. Knowledge of human anatomy with emphasis on neuroanatomy, physiology, physics and medical electronics is essential in providing the basis for monitoring electroencephlamograms (EEG’s) and recognizing pathology related to the neurological data. 

  2. Must have the ability to distinguish abnormalities on the recordings.

  3. Must have a strong understanding of recording sites and recording montages to help localize various abnormalities. 

  4. Understanding of basic related pharmacology, especially anti-epileptic and anesthetic medications.

  5. In-depth understanding of medical terminology.

Skills:

  1. Demonstrate the ability to operate digital electroencephalographic and evoked potential equipment.

  2. Must be able to test patients of all ages, including pediatric patients. 

  3. Must be knowledgeable in use of analog and digital equipment in the neurodiagnostic laboratory.

  4. Good understanding of computers is essential for use of digital monitoring equipment and troubleshooting computer malfunction.



Organization: Eden Medical Center
Employee Status: Regular
Employee Referral Bonus: No
Benefits: Yes
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Union: No
Job Shift: Day
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday
Weekend Requirements: Other
Schedule: Full Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

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