Electroneurodiagnostic (END) Technologist, senior level
Texas Children's Hospital - Houston, TX

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About Texas Childrens Hospital

Texas Children's Hospital is an internationally recognized full-care pediatric hospital located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston. One of the best pediatric hospitals in the United States, Texas Children's Hospital is dedicated to providing the finest possible pediatric patient care, education and research.

Texas Children's is nationally ranked in the top five among children's hospitals by both Child magazine and U.S. News & World Report. The hospital has garnered widespread recognition for its expertise and breakthrough developments in the treatment of cancer, diabetes, asthma, HIV, premature babies, and cardiogenic and attention-related disorders.

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Position Summary

Perform high quality standard and complex polysomnographic (PSG) procedures with some EEG experience.

Provide quality patient-centered neurodiagnostic testing in neurophysiology lab and in inpatient units (routine and complex polysomnograph studies recognizing and documenting abnormal sleep, respiratory and cardiac patterns; administer oxygen, CPAP and bilevel PAP; perform routine EEG and/or EEG video monitoring procedures); ensure high quality recording and interpretation of neurodiagnostic testing. Assist in training and monitoring END technicians; provide team-based coaching; assist other technologists in preparation for registry or certification credentials. Ensure equipment is maintained; make minor equipment repairs and report major repair needs; restock bedside recording equipment and supplies; maintain a clean environment, strict adherence to infection control and ensure patient safety and comfort.

Knowledge and Skills:
Knowledge of current neurodiagnostic technique and pattern recognition and general neurodiagnostic instrumentation required. The ability to independently demonstrate PSG and EEG/ EEG video monitoring skills; operate neurodiagnostic analog and digital medical equipment, video monitoring equipment and computer analysis required.

Education, Licensure and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent and graduate of a CAAHEP accredited Electroneurodiagnostic technology program or equivalent formal training required. Must be registered or registry-eligible by ABRET in one of the following areas: EEG, EP, CNIM or in RPSGT. A minimum one (1) year of related experience.