Electroencephalography Technician - Advanced (Wage, PRN)
Job ID: R0028624 | Allied Health Specialist | PRN | Charlottesville, VA
Responsible for performing patient assessment, preparation and monitoring for electrodiagnostic procedures using independent professional judgment. Operates maintains and troubleshoots associated medical devices/equipment. Member of the healthcare team functioning in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, various ICU settings, EEG Lab or EMG Lab.
  • Ascertains patient procedural specifications.
  • Prepares patient.
  • Performs baseline studies and monitors patient status.
  • Prepares, monitors and troubleshoots procedure equipment.
  • Communicates with healthcare team, including surgeons, neurologists, anesthesiologists, nurses and other unit personnel.
  • Maintains proper inventories and correctly uses supplies and reagents.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $22.84 - $36.54 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: High school diploma or GED required. Bachelor's of Science degree preferred.
  • Experience: 2 years of EMG/EEG technical experience
  • Licensure: Registered as an Electrodiagnostic Technician by the American Board of Registered Electrodiagnostic Technicians (ABRET) or as an Intraoperative Monitoring Technician by the Neuro Intraoperative Monitoring Technicians Society required. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires standing for prolonged periods and frequently bending/stooping. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 50-100 lbs. May be exposed to chemicals, fumes, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.


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Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.


Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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