Neurodiagnostic Technologist/UKHCRequisition Number:
Neurodiagnostic TechnologistDepartment Name:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$17.32-28.31/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
ASClick here for more information about equivalencies::
6 mosRequired License/Registration/Certification:
The physical requirements of this position will include occasional lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects over 50lbs, standing or walking with objects up to 25lbs, sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time with repetitive motions (such as typing), and exposure to blood borne and airborne pathogens as well as walking and/or standing for long periods of time.Shift:
Primarily day shift with some evening and occasional night (3rd) shift rotations. On-call rotations also required.Job Summary:
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.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
The ideal candidate will have excellent patient care abilities; the capacity to work well in a fast-paced academic medical center; knowledge of EEG Data Management and 10-20 systems; EEG equipment troubleshooting skills; and will have proficient computer and technical knowledge.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Associate degree or higher in a related area and EEG, EMG experience.Deadline to Apply:
01/19/2021University Community of Inclusion:
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