Carilion Clinic Roanoke , VA 24001
Make the most of your clinical skills at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services.
Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.
The EMG Technologist will prepare patients for and conduct standard electromyographic tests which measure muscle response and nerve conduction; collect information pertinent to the interpretation of the test; and to assist in the maintenance of equipment. Perform other related duties as assigned.
Performs specific job responsibilities including, but not limited to the following:
Explain test procedures and instruct patients on proper positioning during the test .
Apply suitable electrodes on predetermined measured positions on the patient and check their performance
Calibrate and adjust the EMG apparatus
Maintain in a clean operating condition and make minor maintenance adjustments
Complete and forward charge slips for billing purposes
May maintain laboratory inpatient schedules and assign work in conjunction with physician electomyographer
May participate in the training of EMG technical staff and residents regarding nerve conduction studies
Inventory and requisition laboratory supplies
Maintain laboratory equipment in working order
Process patient care orders using the electronic ordering system may be required in certain areas
Education: An Associate's degree in health science or an equivalent combination of education and experience is necessary; a Bachelor's degree is desirable.
Experience: Considerable experience with the methods, equipment and materials used in electromyography is necessary.
Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:
CommUNITY: Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.
Courage: Doing whats right for our patients without question.
Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.
Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.
Curiosity: Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.
Requisition Number: 23692
Employment Status: Full time
Location: Carilion Clinic Neurology
Shift Details: Monday
Friday; 8:00 am
Recruiter: EVA L LIPSCOMB
As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.
Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
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Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.