Job Actions

Job Information

Neurodiagnostic Technician - Temporary
PITTSBURGH PA 15222
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90671724

Company Profile

UPMC

Contact Company


Local Information

Laugh while you Look

Sponsored Ads

Summary

  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
  Distance to work:   ? miles
       
  11 Views, 0 Applications  
 
Neurodiagnostic Technician - Temporary
Description


Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC
Perform, under general direction and according to established guidelines and procedures, routine and complex procedures to obtain data for use in the clinical diagnosis of disorders of the nervous system in at least one of the following modalities of Neurodiagnostics: Electroencephalography (EEG), Evoked Potentials (EP), Epilepsy Monitoring and Polysomnography (PSG), or Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS). Perform duties in various diagnostic and research areas as assigned. Assist with the daily operations of the department. Train and mentor new staff.
We will consider all levels of the career field. The final title and pay will be determined by education, experience, and certifications.Responsibilities:
Clean, adjust and perform routine maintenance and repair on neurodiagnostic equipment to ensure proper functioning. Trouble shoot routine equipment problems.
Collaborate with supervisor and medical personnel to resolve problems and to advise concerning laboratory procedures, techniques and equipment.Document pertinent medical history from the patient or family members.
Identify EEG waveforms/patterns during testing and communicate to medical personnel. Recognize changes in the clinical condition of the patient and correlate those changes with the EEG. Discriminate the changes requiring intervention such as seizures or cardiac arrhythmia.
Operate computer equipment to record nervous system responses that provide quantitative and objective measures of the neuronal/sensory function.

Qualifications


High School Diploma or equivalent
Associates degree and two (2) years of EEG experience
OR
Enrolled in or graduate of a CAAHEP accredited END program and two (2) years of EEG experience.Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
Act 34 Criminal Clearance or Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
Act 73 FBI Clearance
American Board of Registered Electroneurodiagnostic TechnologistsUPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
REQNUMBER: 695196

More Information »