ELECTRONEURODIAGNOSTIC TECHNOLOGIST 2-EEG Req #:205734Department:UWMC Electroneurodiagnostic- EEGJob Location: UW Medical Center - Montlake Job Location Detail:UWMC MONTLAKE Posting Date:05/10/2022 Closing Info:Open Until Filled Salary:$4,975-$7,787 monthly Union Position:YesShift:First Shift Notes:As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.
Join our award-winning team at UW Medical Center - Montlake
. Among the top medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2019-2020 "America's Best Hospitals", UW Medical Center - Montlake prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UW Medical Center - Montlake has again earned U.S. News & World Report’s No. 1 hospital ranking in Washington State and in the Seattle metropolitan area. It is the seventh consecutive year that UW Medical Center - Montlake has achieved both distinctions.Excellence. Exploration. Education.
Become part of our team, and join our mission to make life healthier for everyone in our community.UW MEDICAL CENTER - MONTLAKE – NEUROSCIENCES has an outstanding opportunity for a ELECTRONEURODIAGNOSTIC TECHNOLOGIST 2
The Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist 2 - prepare patients for and conduct routine electroneurodiagnostic and other electrophysiologic examinations; collect data pertinent to the interpretation of test results.RESPONSIBLITIES:
Perform electroneurodiagnostic procedures in at least one modality, such as EEG's, evoked potentials, sleep studies and long-term monitoring;
Review patient medical information and set up equipment;
Obtain an accurate and concise patient history noting pertinent information such as neurologic and other relevant clinical symptomatology, significant clinical findings, and any medications taken by the patient;
Evaluate patient for comprehension of ability to cooperate with the procedure; establish rapport and educate the patient and/or family on the test procedure;
Measure and apply electrodes using standardized systems and multiple electrode application techniques as needed;
Calibrate, evaluate and adjust the instruments to proper technical standards in order to obtain top-quality recordings; keep equipment clean and in proper working order; troubleshoot equipment problems; repair and report to supervisor promptly;
Record electrical activity using standard montages following published guidelines; document recording parameters, technical and clinical observations on the recording; recognize, monitor, and/or eliminate artifacts;
Implement alternative methods or adjust parameters to obtain optimal recording, including use of activation procedures, additional electrodes, different montages, or physiologic monitors;
Collect, analyze and provide technical interpretation of data; report information to physicians and maintain documentation of information provided;
Participate in research projects, conferences and technical meetings;
Perform the work of Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist 1
Maintain laboratory inventory;
Perform related duties as required.REQUIREMENTS:MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Successful completion of an Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist program accredited by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation
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