Merit Health Central

Neurophysiology Tech

  • Merit Health Central
  • Jackson, MS 39204
  • 13 days ago

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Job Description

Performs electro diagnostic procedures, which includes routine EEG's, sleep deprivation studies, portable EEG's in critical areas, EEG nasopharyngeal recordings, and electro cerebral inactivity (ECI) recordings in suspected brain death.

Performs intraoperative EEG monitoring for patients having carotid endarterectomy.

Records computer averaged electrical responses to visual, auditory, soma to-sensory or other stimuli.

Assists the neurologists in the EMG laboratory with patients and nerve conduction velocity exams.

Supports the Sleep Disorders Lab as necessary by scoring tests, assisting with the final stages of a sleep studies, performing MSLT's.

Explains the recording procedure to the patient and family members as appropriate.

Successful completion of a one or two year college training program for EEG technologists or equivalent training.

Registration desirable Minimum of one year experience in EEG testing.

Possess excellent verbal and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with members of the allied health disciplines, patients and patients families.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.

However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is

(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge,

(b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or

(c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

41 CFR 60-1.35

(c)

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