Posted in General Business 9 days ago.
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Location: Lebanon, New Hampshire
***EEG Technologists sign on incentives: up to $7500***
Performs both standard and specialized
Electroencephalograph recordings in the EEG laboratory and all inpatient care
units of the medical center. Performs
Evoked potential testing and long term inpatient video monitoring. Trains lower level technologists, trainees
and assigned resident.
A listing of the key responsibilities:
appropriate patient information, explains test procedures to patients and
provides patient support and comfort.
Performs routine EEG’s. Attaches
electrodes in standard 10-20 positions.
Continually evaluates the quality and accuracy of recordings and
documents activities. Recognizes need to
vary positioning and recording procedures based on initial recordings, patient
response and diagnostic goal.
monitors, and/or eliminates electrode artifacts.
EEG abnormalities by implementing alternative nonstandard montages and machine
routing activation procedures such as hyperventilation and photic stimulation.
knowledge of how various medical and pharmacological conditions affect the EEG.
concerning events on the EEG and invasive recordings and alerts the appropriate
medical staff as soon as concerning event is recognized.
specialized EEG procedures, adapting procedures to particular clinical
long term inpatient video monitoring, both scalp and invasive.
clinical correlation of abnormal EEG patterns and how they pertain to various
disease states. Communicates appropriate
questions or questionable findings to appropriate clinical staff.
computer averaging equipment to measure visual, brain stem auditory, and
somatosensory evoked responses.
recordings obtained and prepares preliminary interpretation for physician
sanitation protocols and techniques pertaining to the cleaning of electrodes,
work areas and equipment. Properly
cleans and adjusts EEG instrumentation.
inspects, and ensure proper maintenance of EEG and computer averaging
lower level technologists and trainees on how to perform EEG and evoked
assigned residents in EEG procedures.
other duties as required or assigned.
***External hires only, and certain conditions
Four (4) years of experience in EEG
testing in both outpatient and inpatient environment.
One (1) year of experience in video EEG
Maturity and ability to establish good
rapport with patients, public and staff.
Capacity to deal with severely ill
ABRET (American Board of Registration of
Electroencephalogy and Evoked Potential Technologists) R. EEG T. credential.
Currently registered in
the state of New Hampshire as a Medical Technician.*
state of New Hampshire requires that this position be registered as a Medical
Technician per NH RSA 328-1. If not
currently registered, the candidate must be willing to obtain registration
prior to beginning employment. D-H will
provide assistance (including payment of fees) in obtaining registration.