EEG Technician

York, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 68601

FULL TIME DAY HOURS

SHOULD BE AVAILABLE BETWEEN THE FOLLOWING HOURS

7:00 - 3:30 MONDAY THRU FRIDAY

ON CALL EVERY 5TH WEEKEND

Job Description:

Under general supervision, performs a variety of neurodiagnostic studies to include EEG, evoked potentials and specialized studies in the EEG laboratory and the Operating Rooms, according to established standards and practices.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Performs all modalities of evoked potentials with high quality results in the laboratory, intensive care units and operating rooms.
  2. Performs EEG/EP recordings during neurosurgical intraoperative studies, and advanced recordings during special studies. Performs long term epilepsy monitoring.
  3. Assists with, or performs clinical research procedures as directed.
  4. Performs standard and complex EEG-evoked potential recordings as ordered by physician.
  5. Prepares the patient, explains the procedure and ensures patient's cooperation during the examination.
  6. Selects predetermined electrode combinations as well as special combinations made necessary by the case under study.
  7. Applies suitable electrodes on predetermined measured positions on the patient's head and checks their performance.
  8. Prepares written documentation as required by the profession and the department, such as evaluation results, individualized treatment plans, progress reports, and other such reports.
  9. Prepares preliminary reports addressed to the patient's physician.
  10. Abstracts relevant information from the patient's clinical record and obtains additional information if necessary.
  11. Assists with care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.
  12. Attends meetings as required.
  13. Performs other related duties as identified.
  14. Enters or retrieves data from established computer files.
  15. Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span of the assigned patient population. Assesses and interprets patient age specific data and provides appropriate, age specific treatment. Provides direct patient care to assigned patient age group(s).
  16. Demonstrates a commitment to patient, visitor and staff by: complying with all applicable safety regulations; learning the impact of medical errors and methodology that will lead to reduction of errors; reporting actual and potential errors, as well as hazardous conditions; identifying opportunities to standardize processes and "error proof" systems that will lead to increased safety; and participating in safety education programs and root cause analyses as required.
  17. Maintains established policies and procedures, objectives, quality assessment, safety, environmental and infection control standards.
  18. Participates in educational programs and inservice meetings.
  19. Provides outstanding service to all customers; fosters teamwork; and practices fiscal responsibility through improvement and innovation.
 

Qualifications

  • Minimum Experience:
    • 1-2 years of EEG experience
  • Minimum Education:
    • High School or G.E.D.
  • Required Certification:
    • BCLS certification
  • Required Courses:
    • Course in electroencephalography or on-the-job training
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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

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Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)