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Neurodiagnostic Technologist/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Neurodiagnostic Technologist/UKHC
Requisition Number RE24203
Working Title Neurodiagnostic Technologist
Department Name H3260:Neurosciences
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 08
Salary Range $17.32-28.31/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

AS

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

6 mos

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

The physical requirements of this position will include occasional lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects over 50lbs, standing or walking with objects up to 25lbs, sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time with repetitive motions (such as typing), and exposure to blood borne and airborne pathogens as well as walking and/or standing for long periods of time.

Shift

Primarily day shift with some evening and occasional night (3rd) shift rotations. On-call rotations also required.

Job Summary

The Neurodiagnostic Technologist will be responsible for performing EEG (electroencephalogram) testing. Primary duties for this position include: explaining procedure to the patient and family, measuring and applying electrodes accurately and efficiently, and performing procedures appropriate for the patient’s diagnosis. This position will also be responsible for reviewing test and patient care data with the electroencephalographer, maintaining patient log and database, and evaluating and troubleshooting equipment. Strong customer service skills, as well as strong patient care skills, are highly desired for this position.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

The ideal candidate will have excellent patient care abilities; the capacity to work well in a fast-paced academic medical center; knowledge of EEG Data Management and 10-20 systems; EEG equipment troubleshooting skills; and will have proficient computer and technical knowledge.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Associate degree or higher in a related area and EEG, EMG experience.

Deadline to Apply 10/29/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Categories

Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-12

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