Neurodiagnostic Tech/Reg/CHS Pediatric Neurology - Northeast-FT Days

  • Carolinas Healthcare System
  • Charlotte, NC, USA
  • Apr 05, 2017
Full time Healthcare

Job Description

Location Details:  North East Location
Job Summary

Performs routine and complex EEG's according to laboratory standards. Performs age appropriate care to pediatric patients using standards of practice. Performs the daily technical operations in the EEG lab, including documentation and archiving data.

Essential Functions
  • Performs routine and complex EEG procedures including sleep-deprived, pediatric, and neonatal studies. Identify and correct basic equipment problems when they occur.
  • Performs EEG procedures using appropriate test strategy, montages, filter setting and including the archive and transfer of records.
  • Ability to perform EEGs independently.
  • Adopts methods and instrumentation to obtain optimal results based on history, clinical observations, and EEG findings.  
  • Adheres to standards of practice for electroencephalogram recordings. Provides accurate and complete management of EEG recordings, including archiving. Obtains all relevant patient information from chart history and progress notes.
  • Provides preceptor supervision to new technologists and student interns.
  • Verbalize appropriate actions to be initiated during patient medical emergency and seizure onset situations.
  • Demonstrates proper infection control practices during all aspects of care. Ensures hazardous materials are properly used and stored.  
Physical Requirements
Work occurs in various patient care areas including exam rooms and it requires periods of standing and walking. Work requires moving and pushing heavy equipment, e.g., EEG machines, as needed in the EEG lab. There is reasonable and anticipated exposure to biohazard materials. Each employee has the responsibility to work in a safe and conscientious manner.

Education, Experience and Certifications
High School Diploma or GED required. Graduate from an accredited END program with 3 years’ experience preferred and EEG registry required (ABRET) within three years of hire.
At Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.
As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.
Posting Notes: Not Applicable
Carolinas HealthCare System is an EOE/AA Employer