EEG Technician

QUALIFICATION:

  • Any Bachelor Degree + EEG Technician Course

EXPERIENCE:

  • 1 – 2 years
  • Hospital / Clinic experience preferred

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

EEG:

  • To receive patients and record details concerning the patient, which includes name, age, sex, diagnosis and previous history.
  • Determine patient’s needs by reading requests or instructions from physicians
  • Positioning and preparing the patient on examining table and set up and adjust equipment to obtain optimum view of specific reading as requested by physician.
  • To clean the scalp before the recording is started, cleaning the points where the electrodes are to be placed
  • To apply jelly and place the electrodes in the designated areas
  • To start the recording of EEG with special test procedures with polygraphic studies
  • To disconnect all equipment from patient pertaining to the test procedure

EMG:

  • To prepare the patient for the EMG and operate the recording parameters.
  • To perform the nerve conduction study whenever necessary, by applying the electrodes at the appropriate muscle and obtaining recordings from them.
  • To perform the evoked potentials study or Nerve conduction study pertaining to the sensory, visual or auditory systems.
  • To participate and contribute to departmental quality initiatives
  • To be aware of departments performance and objective
  • To carryout data collection/support in data collection
  • To adhere the safety norms of hospital and follow both patient safety and staff safety rules
  • To perform any job / task as and when assigned by the superior

NCV:

  • Perform Nerve Conduction studies on both common and uncommon nerves
  • Recognizes and troubleshoots physiological and non-physiological artifact and technical issues, while recognizing normal and abnormal results to take reasonable steps to obtain the best study on the patient

Other Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and use equipment and supplies needed to perform the EEG and EMG tests
  • Process the procedure with aided computer-generated methods
  • Assure that required equipment are present and in working order, requisitioning materials as necessary
  • Maintain records of patients examined, examinations performed, views taken and technical factors used
  • Monitor equipment operation and report malfunctioning to the biomedical team
  • Coordinate work of other technicians or technologists when procedures require more than one person
  • Maintain a handbook of examination protocols
  • Developing constructive and cooperative working relationships with others, and maintaining them over time
  • Any other work/responsibility assigned by the HOD/Management in the course of business / work whether within the same unit/dept or any other unit/dept from time to time
Job Category: Technical & Paramedical
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Pune

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