Ref No.: 19-05853
Location: Fargo, North Dakota
Position Type:Contract
General job duties. Types of procedures required. Conduct tests or studies such as electroencephalography (EEG), nerve conduction studies (Company), electromyography (EMG),Prepare patients physically for medical procedures. Follows pre-established patient safety guidelines. Submit reports to physicians summarizing test results. Monitors stock levels of medical equipment and restocks or reorders as needed. Explains safety and sterilization issues associated with the use of medical equipment. Calibrate, troubleshoot, or repair equipment and correct malfunctions as needed. Documents defective equipment and reports it to an appropriate supervisor. Detects and summarizes patterns in data and findings by producing simple reports. Follows proper data gathering and analysis processes and policies.

Equipment utilized in the unit/dept.
Epic (Onechart), Natus Nicolet EEG, Natus Xltek

Required skills and minimum years of experience.
1 Year of experience in the field of neurodiagnostics

Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required.
R. EEG T, Preferred, but not required.

Shift or schedule requirements.
Employee will work with group of 2-3 techs in hospital during 8am-5pm. Employee may work alone in evening from 5pm-10pm or 10pm-8am in our EMU
Weekend call every 5th week.

Floating to over units/departments.
Employee may float to clinic location covering outpatient EEGs and Nerve Conduction Studies

Bed size/number of rooms for this unit/dept.
Sanford Medical Center Fargo and Broadway Medical- 470 beds

Tell us about the unit/department specific training and orientation program.
Our neurodiagnostic department currently has 5 technologists, 1 lead technologist and 1 Supervisor. The Sanford neurodiagnostic department provides hospital inpatient EEGs, ICU long-term monitoring, inpatient EMG/NCV studies, epilepsy monitoring in our 4 bed unit, clinic outpatient eegs, Ambulatory EEGs outpatient EMG/NCV, and outpatient evoked potential studies. We are a rapidly growing hospital and neurodiagnostic department and provide the only epilepsy monitoring unit in the state of North Dakota.