With minimum supervision performs EEG's, Nerve Conduction Studies, EMG's, and related exams within the department. The EEG TECH II is also responsible for the physician billing for the department. Assist physicians with preliminary reports and during interpretation. Assist in other areas of the department, when available, in a friendly and helpful manner.
Performs Quantitative EEG, EEG, Evoked Potentials and Transcranial Doppler
Working knowledge to set up, monitor, down load and edit of raw data for long term video EEG monitoring
Performs EKG's utilizing the Marquette MAC VU, 12, 8 and PC machines
Performs electrocardiograms for in-patient and outpatient population including all ages
Performs routine EEG's, Long term video EEG monitoring for evaluation of possible abnormal brain activity and for epilepsy and medicine modification
Performs Transcranial Doppler studies for evaluation of cerebral blood flow
Performs accurate Evoked Potential recording (Visual Evoked Responses, and Modified Baer)
Performs Holter monitor hookup and the scanning of holter monitor tapes
Performs 12 or 24-hour pneumogram hook-up with or without pulse oximetry for in-patient pediatrics and neonates
Performs cardiac exercise treadmill testing, routine, and pharmacological and Tilt table stress
Schedules all patients for any and all procedures performed in the department that require an appointment
Maintains all diagnostic equipment by assuring that they are properly functioning and cleaned after every patient
Notifies physician daily for exam interpretation and files reports
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.