Neurodiagnostic Tech

Technicians / TechnologistsNeurodiagnostic Dalton, Georgia


Description

Hamilton Health Care System, Inc.

Job Description and Performance Standards

 

Title:  Neurodiagnostic Technician   554338500

Department:  Radiology

Reports To:  Neurodiagnostics Supervisor

Shift: Varies / Days

Status: PRN


JOB SUMMARY

Performs a wide range of standard and complex neurodiagnostic procedures.  Is responsible for managing care of each neurodiagnostic assigned patient of all age populations.  Must be able to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served.  Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development and assess data reflective of the patient’s current status in relation to their age specific needs.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Education:  Graduate of accredited neurodiagnostic program/or extensive on the job training.

Licensure:  Prefer AAET or ABRET Registry/Certification or eligibility. CPR Required.

Experience:  May be a new graduate.

Skills:  Routine/complex neurodiagnostic skills.  Ability to obtain and interpret information in terms of the patients needs appropriate for age group of patient served.

ENVIRONMENTAL AND WORKING CONDITIONS

Works within department and ICU with patients having a wide range of neurological problems.  Exposure to hazardous chemicals.  May be required to work a flexible schedule.  Required to rotate on-call responsibilities.

 

PHYSICAL AND MENTAL EFFORT

Frequent lifting, bending, sitting, stooping and walking required.  Moving heavy equipment.  Exposure and working with combative/uncooperative patients and aberrant psychological behavior, infants and children.