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Neurodiagnostic Tech II $3,000 sign on bonus eligible

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Under the direction of the Manager, Neurodiagnostics guidance of the senior staff, the UWHC Electroneurodiagnostic Specialist – Associate conducts basic electroencephalograms and evoked potentials as well as observes, learns and assists with more complex electroneurodiagnostic testing. This position is responsible for the successful completion of daily laboratory operations with the main emphasis on high quality patient related procedures which adhere to the guidelines and technical standards as set forth by the American Electroencephalographic Society as published in the Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology (Vol. 11, No. 1). The work is designed to develop proficiency and expertise in the technical aspects of electroneurodiagnostic testing work while learning more complex laboratory procedures. 


The UWHC Electroneurodiagnostic Specialist – Associate is a multi-skilled allied health professional who may perform diagnostic testing procedures including, but not limited to, electroencephalograms (EEG), evoked potentials (EP), polysomnograms (PSG), nerve conduction studies (NCS), and electronystagmograms (ENG). 


The UWHC Electroneurodiagnostic Specialist – Associate works under the direct supervision of senior staff and a physician who is responsible for interpretation and clinical correlation of the results. This physician may not be physically present during the procedures and so the technologist must be able to analyze data during the recording, making certain that the information being obtained is valid and can be interpreted. A relevant patient history obtained by the technologist guides to some degree how the test will be conducted; therefore, he/she must be knowledgeable in clinical neurology. 


The UWHC Electroneurodiagnostic Specialist – Associate works in a variety of settings. Studies may be performed in a laboratory, emergency room, operating room, intensive care unit, special monitoring units or at the patient's bedside.


This position is eligible for a $3000 sign-on bonus, pro rated by FTE.


Education

Minimum: Eligibility for graduation within the next three months from an approved school of Electroneurodiagnostic Technology OR Two years combination of training and experience as a practicing clinical Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist OR Five years combination of training and experience as a practicing clinical Seizure Monitor Technician or performing similar work.


Preferred: Graduate of an approved school in Electroneurodiagnostic Technology by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation and in the process of obtaining registry by the American Board of Registration of Electroneurodiagnostic Technology in Electroencephalography.


Licenses & Certifications

Minimum:

  • In the process of obtaining registry by the American Board of Registration of Electroneurodiagnostic Technology in Electroencephalography.
  • CPR certification 

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of currently accepted standards of practice when performing clinical neurophysiology testing
  • Thorough knowledge of electroneurodiagnostic procedures and practices
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Positive interpersonal skills with patients, patient families, departmental coworkers, physicians and other medical staff
  • Knowledge of neuroanatomy and physiology, basic electronics and electrical safety, digital recording systems, pattern recognition and various medical and pharmacological conditions that influence the electroneurodiagnostic procedure
  • Knowledge of universal infection control standards and its effect on laboratory practices
  • Ability to apply supervisory techniques and instructional methods to junior staff and student technologists
  • Knowledge of latest electroneurodiagnostic practices, procedures and digital systems and ability to apply in laboratory setting

Physical Requirements

Light - Ability to lift up to 10 pounds maximum and occasionally lifting and/or carrying such articles as dockets, ledgers and small tools. Although a sedentary job is defined as one, which involves sitting, a certain amount of walking and standing is often necessary in carrying out job duties. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and other sedentary criteria are met.


Work Schedule: 100% FTE, 40 hours per week. 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday with rotating holidays and weekends. Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department.


University Hospital in Madison is a Magnet®-designated facility that’s ranked Wisconsin’s #1 hospital and considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers.


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UW Health values and embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. 

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