Per Diem EEG Technician

  • University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Jan 01, 2022
Part Time Other
  • Salary: $23.78 Hourly USD

Job Description

Position Summary


Position Summary:
Obtains high quality diagnostic recordings of brain waves and other physiological parameters to identify and evaluate abnormalities and to assist with quality assurance of the unit.

Job Requirement

Equivalent to graduation from high school and one (1) year of experience as an EEG technician.
Licensing/Certification Requirements:
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification and must possess.

Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements

  • Must document recent in-depth knowledge of specialized procedures such as evoked potentials, polysommogram and neuro-surgical intraoperative cases.
  • Recent documented experience with set up and operation of neurodiagnostic equipment
  • Recent documented experience in obtaining medical/neurological history.
  • Recent documented experience in an acute care setting.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements

Knowledge of:
Neurological anatomy and physiology; principles of electro physics; brain abnormalities and diseases; mechanics of the brain and other neurological functions and actions; never conduction velocities; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices.
Skill in:
Operating neurological testing equipment; maneuvering patients and equipment; preparing tracing for physician's interpretation; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:
Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting, including stamina to stand and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine varied patients; vision to use standard equipment and read printed materials including a VDT screen; and hearing and speech to communicate effectively inn person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification.
Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

Las Vegas, Nevada United States View Map