The END Technologist II performs electroneurodiagnostic testing.
Performs set up and preparation of equipment/supplies for ordered test.
Reviews patient's history, obtains any necessary information or documentation and provides education to patient about procedures. Monitors and documents patient's condition at all times and reports any adverse reactions.
Operates and maintains a variety of equipment to obtain diagnostic data, which may include EEG (Electroencephalography), EP (Evoked Potential), and PSG (Polysomnography) equipment. Recognizes and corrects for artifacts.
Scores/graphs, documents and reports results of diagnostic procedures.
Performs Electroneurodiagnostic (END) procedures in at least one modality such as EEG/EMU/EP under direct supervision and in accordance with standards and protocols of the laboratory.
Assists with performing additional and advanced END procedures under supervised practice with increasing independence.
Performs other duties as assigned.
May be required to be "on-call."
Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS-HCP) course completion card from the American Heart Association is required prior to hire or job transfer date.
Education & Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent is required.
Associate's degree in healthcare related field is preferred.
Graduate of an Electroneurodiagnostic (END) program or graduate of a polysomnography program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) preferred or at least 2 years of EEG/PSG work experience required.
The graduate of an END or PSG program is preferred, with END preferred over PSG program.
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