Filing Deadline: Mon 1/20/2020, thereafter Open Until Filled
Under supervision incumbents perform the range of electromyographic studies as they relate to electromyography and nerve conduction studies. This is a journey-level position. Responsibilities include taking medical histories as they relate to neurological diagnosis, prepare and position patients for EMG/NCS studies, applying suitable electrodes to predetermined measured positions on patient and checking their performance, calibrating and adjusting apparatus, replacing faulty plug-in components as needed, selecting predetermined electrode combinations and determining electrode combinations to define focal abnormalities during examinations, interpreting graphic output during the test and modifying the test as needed, observing patients during tests and indicating all artifacts interfering with a true recording and designating all abnormal clinical manifestations observed during the test. Communicates with the technical director in regards to daily operations. Incumbent assists with program development as needed. Performs other related tasks as required.
Graduate of an accredited neurophysiology technologist program.
Certified in relevant neurophysiology technologist field OR Have one year of clinical training at a hospital with outpatient and inpatient services.
Pass board exam within one year of employment.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART w/in six months of hire date.
Two years of experience in similar role.
RNCST or CNCT certified.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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