EMU Tech II
Company: The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Posted on: October 13, 2019
EMU Tech II Requisition #: 188649
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional
Work Shift: Rotating Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: Sept. 24, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people
annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part
of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their
families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees.
Career opportunities are available in academic and community
hospital settings, home care services, physician practices,
international affiliate locations and in the health insurance
industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also
have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite
you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare
Under minimal supervision of the Epilepsy Faculty, provides care to
patients with intractable seizure disorder problems; monitors and
reports seizures, operates epilepsy monitoring and computer
equipment, and performs special treatments associated with the care
of acutely ill patients with seizures.
Knowledge of electrographic seizures and interictal seizure
discharges, as well as, the ability to identify brainwaves and
artifacts (as acquired through three to six months' in-house
training). Ability to operate computer and video equipment, and to
set-up and maintain surface or implanted electrodes. A proficient
level of understanding would normally be acquired through one to
two years at the EMU Technologist I level.
High School Diploma or Equivalent required. Graduation from a
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
(CAAHEP) or Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
accredited Electroneurodiagnostic (END) program, or an Associate's
degree or higher from an accredited college or university (this
could include one to two years of college course work with emphasis
on anatomy, neuroanatomy, and neurophysiology) strongly
If a CAAHEP or ABHES accredited END program was not completed, a
minimum of two years of work experience as an EEG Technician is
Rotating Shift, Full Time (40 hours)
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Weekend work required
JHH, 600 N. Wolfe Street
Ability to perform testing independent of direct supervision and
maintain a high degree of credibility through accurate analysis and
interpretation of test results. Analytic ability is required for
analyzing patient history to determine proper testing procedures,
for calibrating equipment, troubleshooting malfunctions,
eliminating recording artifacts, calculating test results, and
composing preliminary reports.
Interpersonal skills are necessary for exchanging information with
patients, physicians, office staff, or records personnel. Ability
to recognize and respond appropriately to acute medical situations,
i.e., convulsive seizures.
Required Licensure, Certification:
Credential in electroencephalography (R. EEG T.) by the American
Board of Registration of Electroencephalograhic & Evoked Potential
Technologists (ABRET). BLS Certification
Use visual acuity critical for distinguishing abnormal electrical
patterns in either adults or children.
Move test equipment to various test locations in the hospital.
Exposure to hazardous materials and infectious diseases is possible
but the risk for personal injury or harm is limited if established
health & safety protocols are followed.
Work may require prolonged walking, sitting, and/ or standing.
Work may require contact with aggressive and/or combative
Johns Hopkins is a Smoke - Free campus.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal
Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity
and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical
disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other
status protected by federal, state, or local law.
Patients are the focus of everything we do at The Johns Hopkins
Hospital. From our beginnings in 1889 to the opening of our most
advanced patient facilities in 2012, our mission to advance patient
care, education, and research, continues to change the course of
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