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#98885 EEG Technologist

Initial Review Date: Thu 5/16/2019

This posting shall remain open until filled.

This position is a contract/limited position with the possibility of extension/career conversion.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 04/30/2019. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Under supervision the incumbent performs journey-level procedures as they relate to electroencephalographic studies. The EEG Technologist is competent in performing the following studies: routine EEG; sleep deprived EEG; portable EEG: bedside prolonged EEG: ambulatory EEG: long-term monitoring hookups/baseline recordings. Communicates with the technical director in regards to daily operations. Incumbent assists with program development as needed. Performs other related tasks as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate of an AMA accredited EEG technologist program and ABRET EEG Board registered.

  • The EEG Technologist must be ABRET EEG Board certified OR have one (1) year of clinical training at a hospital with outpatient and inpatient EEG services.

  • Eligible for the ABRET EEG Board Exam: Must pass within one (1) year of employment.

  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.

  • Two (2) years of experience performing the following EEG-related studies: routine EEG; sleep deprived EEG; portable EEG: bedside prolonged EEG: ambulatory EEG: long-term monitoring hookups/baseline recordings.

  • Must become ABRET Board certified in EEG within two (2) years of employment.

  • Must maintain CEU's for EEG Board Certification.

  • Attend two UCSD Epilepsy Conferences per 15 month period.

  • Record review 15 hours per 15 month period.

  • Present EEG/Epilepsy topic at tech meetings two times per 15 month period.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience in Neuro ICU.
  • Prolonged ICU monitoring.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health Sys
Payroll Title:
EEG TCHNO
Department:
Epilepsy Programs
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Hillcrest
Appointment Type:
Limited Appointment
Appointment Percent:
20%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
2
Work Schedule:
Variable, Variable, Monday-Friday and alternating weekends

 

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