Jan 21, 2022

Neurodiagnostic Technician II - PH Emg, Causual, Rotating

  • Northwestern Medicine
  • Palos Heights, IL, USA
Neurodiagnostics

Job Description

At Northwestern Medicine, every patient interaction makes a difference in cultivating a positive workplace. This patient-first approach is what sets us apart as a leader in the healthcare industry. As an integral part of our team, you'll have the opportunity to join our quest for better healthcare, no matter where you work within the Northwestern Medicine system. At Northwestern Medicine, we pride ourselves on providing competitive benefits: from tuition reimbursement and loan forgiveness to 401(k) matching and lifecycle benefits, we take care of our employees. Ready to join our quest for better?

Description

The Neurodiagnostic Tech II-EMG reflects the mission, vision, and values of NM, adheres to the organization's Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance Program, and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines, and all other regulatory and accreditation standards.

Under general supervision, a neurodiagnostic technician II is responsible for performing neurodiagnostic tests and the related patient care, technical, and clerical duties as required. Duties may include supervisory responsibilities of neurodiagnostic program team and workflow. Neurodiagnostic tests include, but are not limited to, electroencephalography (EEG) and electromyography (EMG).

Qualifications

An associate degree or higher is preferred.

Candidates are proficient and independent in all studies completed within the program (EEG and EMG). Consideration may be made for those independent in one specific study with the addition of other department responsibilities.

Ideal candidates hold current certification/credentials from the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine and/or ABRET.

Successful completion of a program reviewed by the Committee on Accreditation for Education in Neurodiagnostic technology and accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs is preferred.

On the job training with clinical experience and/or relevant coursework is acceptable with future registration by the American Board of Electroneurodiagnostic Technologists preferred.

Current CPR certification.

Position requires hearing, visual acuity and verbal skills sufficient to perform the neurodiagnostic testing and all other aspects of the position.

Equal Opportunity

Northwestern Medicine is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation or any other protected status.