The Neurodiagnostic Technologist will be responsible for performing EEG (electroencephalogram) testing. Primary duties for this position include: explaining procedure to the patient and family, measuring and applying electrodes accurately and efficiently, and performing procedures appropriate for the patient's diagnosis.
This position will also be responsible for reviewing test and patient care data with the electroencephalographer, maintaining patient log and database, and evaluating and troubleshooting equipment. Strong customer service skills, as well as strong patient care skills, are highly desired for this position.
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The physical requirements of this position will include occasional lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects over 50 lbs; standing or walking with objects up to 25 lbs; sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time and performing repetitive motions (such as typing); exposure to blood-borne and airborne pathogens, and; walking and/or standing for long periods of time.
Shift will vary with on-call, holiday, and weekend rotations per departmental needs.
The ideal candidate will have excellent patient care, the ability to work in a fast-paced academic medical center, knowledge of EEG Data Management and 10-20 system, computer skills, and experience troubleshooting EEG equipment.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Associate's Degree or higher highly preferred. EEG, EMU, and experience performing pattern recognition and Registered EEG Technician preferred.
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Posting Specific Questions
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- * How many years of paid work experience do you have in neurology?
- More than 0 years, up through 1 year
- More than 1 year, up through 3 years
- More than 3 years, up through 5 years
- More than 5 years
- * Do you have experience working with neurology patients in a hospital setting?
- * Are you a registered Electroencephalographic Technologist (R.E.E.G.T.)?
- * Describe your paid employment experience working with Neurology patients.
(Open Ended Question)
- * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.
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- * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
- Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
- HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
- Institute for Diversity in Health Management
- A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
- None of the Above
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