Community Health Systems 171-25 EMG Technologist in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Description:

Obtain a patient's medical history and brief them on the procedure. Operate electromyographic equipment to assist physicians in conducting electrophysiological tests such as nerve conduction velocity, muscle strength and repetitive stimulation. Prepare recordings and reports of findings for physicians to aid in the diagnosis of neuromuscular disorders. Check, calibrate and perform routine maintenance of equipment. Train and supervise student or other electromyography technologists. EMG technologists may move equipment on portable carts to patients' bedsides in wards, intensive care units and operating rooms.

Qualifications

Education:

High school diploma or equivalent required.

Associates degree preferred.

Experience:

One year experience in doctor s office/hospital environment preferred.

Knowledge of general anatomy and physiology highly preferred.

Medical terminology and general computer skills preferred.

Strong organizational skills and hand/eye coordination/dexterity required.

Ability to demonstrate critical thinking and decision making skills.

Licenses/Certificates:

Registered EMG Technician required.

Registered R-NCS-T preferred.

Job: EEG / EKG / EMG Technician

Organization: Mountain View Regional

Location: NM-Las Cruces

Requisition ID: 1733090

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.