Job Description

Extended Job Title
Recurrent Staff Employee

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Position Description
A job involving an appointment for infrequent temporary work where the employee is called in as needed.

Requisition ID
15162BR

Optional Attachments
Recommendation/Referral, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
Provides support to Neurology faculty in the treatment of patients and teaching of residents in the Neurophysiology Lab.
  • Performs EMG, NCV, EEG, and other physiological tests such as electrocardiogram, electroculogram, autonomic function and ambulatory electroencephalogram.
  • Measures patient's head and other body parts and marks points where electrodes are to be placed.
  • Attaches electrodes to predetermined locations, and verifies functioning of electrodes and recording instruments.
  • Prepares neurodiagnostic machines and ensures accurate operation.
  • Operates recording instruments and supplemental equipment and chooses settings for optimal viewing of nervous system.
  • Performs long term monitoring for seizure patients and prints out hard copy for physician review.
  • Prepares examination rooms, cleans examination rooms after use, and ensures that supplies are stocked.
  • Conducts visual, auditory, and somatosensory evoked potential response tests to measure latency of response to stimuli.
  • Records montage (electrode combination) and instrument settings, and observes and notes patient's behavior during test.
  • Answers call for emergency patient care requirements of the Electroneurodiagnostic Clinic during holiday, weekends, and after hours as assigned. 
  • Cleans and maintains neurodiagnostic machines.
  • Is proactive/responsive to other duties as assigned by superiors.
  • Adheres to institutional and departmental policies and procedures.
  • Works with physicians, administrator and unit manager to resolve scheduling conflicts and room utilization.
Meets Competencies for Organizational Excellence: accountability, adaptability, communication (oral/written), compliance, confidentiality, dependability, diversity/inclusion, initiative, integrity/honesty, interpersonal skills, job knowledge, problem solving/decision making, professionalism, quality of work, quantity of work, service focus, stewardship, work place safety, and teamwork. 

Supports Service Plus philosophy of TTUHSC and TTP of Lubbock to include the mission, vision and SPIRIT values.

 

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
0

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
Lubbock

Preferred Qualifications
Education: 
* High school diploma or equivalent. 
* Completion of an approved program in EEG technology or equivalent training experience. 

Experience 
* Three years related experience OR two years in the HSC Neurodiagnostic Technologist Career Track with one of those years as a Neurodiagnostic Technologist 

License/Certification: 
* Registry with the American Board of Registration of Electroneurodiagnostic Technologists (ABRET). 

Required Attachments
Professional License or Certification, Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV

Job Type
Part Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Other Administrative

Occasional Duties
Is proactive/responsive to other duties as assigned by superiors.

 

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Due to the broad nature of work found in this job, minimum qualifications for a particular job will be determined by the hiring manager. The qualifications will be commensurate with level and nature of work to be performed.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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