EMU Tech I
Requisition #: 188645
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Support Services (Services/Trades)
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: July 10, 2019
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Under the supervision of the Epilepsy Faculty, provides care to patients with intractable seizure disorder problems; monitors and reports seizures, operates epilepsy monitoring and computer equipment, and performs special treatments associated with the care of acutely ill patients with seizures.
Work requires knowledge of electrographic seizures or interictal seizure discharges, as well as the ability to identify brainwaves and artifacts as acquired through three to six months’ in-house training. Requires ability to operate computer and video equipment, and to set-up and maintain surface or implanted electrodes.
Requires completion of AMA approved program in EEG Technology or one to two years of college course work with emphasis on anatomy, neuroanatomy and neurophysiology.
One year experience at the Technologist I level or equivalent experience in a similar environment.
Day, Full Time (40 hours)
8:30 am-5:00 pm
JHH, 600 N. Wolfe Street
Analytical skills necessary to identify seizure activity and distinguish between types of brainwaves.
Ability to operate electronic /computerized EEG monitoring equipment.
Interpersonal skills necessary to interact with patients and exchange information with physicians, nurses, EEG technicians, and office staff.
Visual acuity critical for distinguishing abnormal electrical patterns in either adults or children.
Required Licensure, Certification:
Certification as an EEG Technician is highly preferred.
Works in a clean, well-lighted, heated and ventilated laboratory. May work at patient’s bedside as required. May be required to move patients.
Potential exposure to contagious illnesses.
Johns Hopkins is a Smoke – Free campus.
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Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
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