Nuerology Technician II, Neurodiagnostics, Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago

Location
Chicago Illinois
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 14, 2018
Closes
Jul 14, 2018
Ref
51274-en_US
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Technican

Requisition ID: 51274

Location: Presence Resurrection Med

Location Address:
7435 West Talcott, Chicago, IL  60631 United States (US)

 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry  
Employment Type: Regular  
Shift: Day
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

The Neurology Technician II is responsible for performing all neurodiagnostic tests, Electroencephalogram (EEG), Evoked Potential studies, Nerve Conduction Velocities and Long Term EEG Monitoring as ordered to provide information to interpreting MD. Establishes efficiency in scheduling and coordination of diagnostic testing. Ensures all test are performed according to established quality standards.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 
  • Calibrates equipment and performs quality control checks.
  • Obtains relevant patient medical history and documents each patient's record according to department standards. Provides patient instructions regarding procedure.
  • Accurately apply electrodes, non-invasive stimulation devices, and holter recorder per policy. Activates devices and record responses. Records EEG while observing, monitoring, and documenting patient responses.
  • Measures and calculates muscle and nerve responses and makes adjustments to minimize artifact and identify significant abnormalities. Monitors patient responses and enter data into computer.
  • May assist physician with needle sticks and record responses as well as measures and calculates muscle and nerve responses while entering data into computer.

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    QUALIFICATIONS

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    Education and/or Experience                                                             

    High School diploma or GED required. Three to five years' clinical experience in neurodiagnosis required.

     

    Computer Skills                                                         

    Knowledge of Microsoft Office software.

     

    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

    Registration by American Board of Registration of Electroencephalographic and Evoked Potential Technologists (ABRET) certification is required. CPR certification is required.

    Business Unit: Presence Resurrection Med Cntr
    Department Name: Neurodiagnostics RMC