The Epilepsy LTM/OR Technologist performs comprehensive electroneurodiagnostic monitoring on pre-surgical and intraoperative epilepsy patients with analysis, and associated interventions along with therapeutic services, patient care and education. This includes the completion of high quality tests, report generation, record keeping and all related support activities. The Epilepsy LTM/OR Technologist assists the physicians and other health care professionals in related technical areas as needed. Prepares presentations and contributes at regional and national conferences relating to electroneurodiagnostic testing with special emphasis on long term monitoring.
The Epilepsy LTM/OR Technologist is required to maintain and improve his/her level of clinical and technical knowledge across all disciplines of the diagnostic neurosciences. Functions with minimal level of supervision.
Special Clinical Competencies:
Video EEG Monitoring and Interpretation
Assists and records during intra-operative and extra-operative direct cortical stimulation studies
Performs EEG recordings during special procedures including WADA, PET and SPECT.
Assists and performs clinical epilepsy research and databases.
Performs routine EEG’s and Evoked Potentials
Surgical monitoring with EEG and Evoked Potentials
Registered by ABRET (American Board of Registered Electroneurodiagnostic Technologists) in EEG (REEGT).
Minimum of five years clinical experience in EEG/EP, including intraoperative monitoring in all modalities
Minimum of two years experience with intra-cranial EEG monitoring; extra-operative and intra-operative cortical stimulation mapping, electrocorticography and WADA testing.
Minimum of three years clinical experience at a level IV Epilepsy Surgical Center in the video monitoring of patients for Pre-surgical evaluation, Seizure classification, Diagnostic monitoring
CPR/Basic Life Support (BLS Certification from American Red Cross)
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The Bayfront Health Epilepsy Center, located on the campus of Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, is committed to providing quality care to individuals living with epilepsy or seizure disorders. We offer evaluation, diagnostics, medical intervention, clinical trials, surgical treatment and ongoing support. Bayfront Health St. Petersburg has the only Level IV Epilepsy Center accredited by the National ...Association of Epilepsy Centers in Pinellas County. This means that our facility can offer a complete evaluation for epilepsy surgery.
Our comprehensive program offers evaluation and diagnosis, medical intervention, surgical treatment and support. We evaluate and treat a broad spectrum of seizure and epilepsy patients, including patients with:
* New onset seizure(s)
* Well-controlled epilepsy
* Epileptic seizures that have not responded to medical treatments
* Medical conditions that mimic epileptic seizures
* Non-epileptic seizures
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