Electroencephalogram, Electroencephalograph or Electroneurodiagnostics (EEG) Technician II
Harris Health System is the public healthcare safety-net provider established in 1966 to serve the residents of Harris County, Texas. As an essential healthcare system, Harris Health champions better health for the entire community, with a focus on low-income uninsured and underinsured patients, through acute and primary care, wellness, disease management and population health services. Ben Taub Hospital (Level 1 Trauma Center) and Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital (Level 3 Trauma Center) anchor Harris Health’s robust network of 39 clinics, health centers, specialty locations and virtual (telemedicine) technology. Harris Health is among an elite list of health systems in the U.S. achieving Magnet® nursing excellence designation for its hospitals, the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered clinics and health centers and its strong partnership with nationally recognized physician faculty, residents and researchers from Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; and the Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine at the University of Houston.
Skills / Requirements
The EEG (electroencephalogram, electroencephalograph or electroneurodiagnostics) Technician II is responsible for operating equipment that measures electrical activity of the brain as well as other parts of the nervous system and brain. The EEG Technician II provides findings, results, and an informal descriptive analysis to the attending neurophysiology physician as needed. The EEG Technician II will assist with orientation and mentor new employees in the department.
Associate's Degree in Electroneurodiagnostic Technology from a school accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program and Two (2) years of Electroencephalography (EEG) experience.
High School Diploma or GED (And) Four (4) Years Work Experience of EEG experience
Licenses & Certification:
R.EEG.T (Registered Electroencephalographic Technologist)
Basic Cardiac Life Support through American Heart Association (AHA)
Above average Verbal Communication (Heavy Public Contact)
Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities: Medical Terms
Work Schedule: Weekends, Holidays, Flexible, Overtime, On Call
Equipment Operated: EEG Equipment