Performs routine EEG procedures that meet the established standards published by the American Society of EEG Technology (ASET). Clerical duties in support of the above.
EDUCATION: High school or equivalent required.
SKILLS: Demonstrated in proficiency in EEG. Must be computer literate and have working knowledge of general office equipment. Requires a working knowledge of various software applications such as Cerner, Affinity, hospital software applications, Internet, Excel and Word. Excellent eye/hand coordination. Effective human relation skills. Effective telephone skills. Must be able to maintain absolute confidentiality.
EXPERIENCE: EEG experience, and /or online EEG courses, and working towards registry in EEG. Evoked potential experience a plus.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
Responsible to: Executive Director of Diagnostic and Respiratory Therapy Service Lines.
All clinical areas of hospital, possible exposure to contagion or occasional agitated patient. Can be high stress with frequent time pressures. Recording areas are often crowded and cramped with sensitive equipment. Rare exposure to chemicals, specifically collodian and acetone. Up to several hours standing or sitting.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Excellent hand/eye coordination, good vision, good hearing and articulation. Able to push/pull equipment weighing over 40 pounds. Able to lift and transfer up to 40 pounds. Able to assist in patient transfer.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.