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This job is an Allied health specialty for diagnosing patients
with neurological disorders. Under direct supervision of the
laboratory supervisor, prepares patients for and conducts
neurological testing procedures to obtain data for use in the
diagnosis of clinical disorders of the nervous system in at least
one of the following modalities, Electroencephalography (EEG),
Evoked Potentials (EP), Long-Term Monitoring (CLTM), Nerve
Conduction Studies (NCS), Transcranial Doppler (TCD), and
Intraoperative Neuromonitoring (IONM). Responsible for analyzing
and summarizing results. Conforms to all laboratory policies and
procedures regarding OSHA and JCAHO guidelines for universal
precautions and hospital regulations. Performs other related duties
Required - High School diploma or equivalent
Preferred - Associates degree
Required - None
Preferred - Two years related experience
Required - BLS certification, willingness and ability to pursue
at least one certification i.e. R.NCS.T, R.EEG.T, R.EP.T, RVS, RCS,
CLTM, or CNIM
Preferred-R.NCS.T, R.EEG.T, R.EP.T, RVS, RCS, CLTM, or CNIM
Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs)
- Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry
and retrieval of information.
- Effective verbal and written communication skills and the
ability to present information clearly and professionally.
- Must be proficient with Windows-style applications, various
software packages specific to role and keyboard.
- Ability to build and maintain good rapport with patient and
- Ability to remain calm and professional under pressure.
- Ability to work effectively through changing priorities.
- Ability to work flexible schedule (extended shifts, nights,
evenings, weekends, holidays, etc.).
- Demonstrates the ability to perform the duties outlined for
Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist (END) under supervision.
- Accurately takes and documents pertinent history from the
patient or chart.
- Sets-up patients for appropriate study, EEG, EP, NCS, TCD or
IOM. . Measures/marks and accurately applies recording electrodes
in a timely manner, according to the International 10-20 Electrode
- Performs diagnostic studies with appropriate documentation and
observation of the patient.
- Troubleshooting equipment and physiological artifacts,
distinguishing normal from abnormal and utilizing appropriate
resources to perform study.
- Knowledge of basic infection control standards relating to
patient and equipment, including electrodes/probes.
- Demonstrates responsibility for professional development and
maintaining required clinical knowledge, technical skills, training
Other related duties as required. The above statements describe
the general nature and level of work only. They are not an
exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and
skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at
Ochsner is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, protected veteran status, or disability
Physical and Environmental Demands
The physical essential functions of this job include (but are
not limited to) the following: Frequently exerting 10 to 20 pounds
of force to move objects; occasionally exerting up to 100 pounds of
force. Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for
sedentary work. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
Duties performed routinely require exposure to blood, body fluid
The incumbent works in a patient care area; works in an area
where patients enter; works directly with patients; and/or works
with specimens that could contain communicable diseases. There may
be an occupational risk for exposure to communicable diseases.
Because the incumbent works within a healthcare setting, there
may be occupational risk for exposure to hazardous medications or
hazardous waste within the environment through receipt, transport,
storage, preparation, dispensing, administration, cleaning and/or
disposal of contaminated waste. The risk level of exposure may
increase depending on the essential job duties of the role.
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