Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Neurology. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
To learn to perform nerve conduction studies and electromyography, report results and assist in general running of lab and electro diagnostic studies.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform nerve conduction studies routinely performed in the laboratory and assist in electro diagnostic studies as required, under supervision of chief technician or director of laboratory.
Report findings and calculate nerve conduction values.
Perform quantitative sensory testing under supervision.
General duties of copying, filing, fax and mailing of reports to appropriate individuals.� General upkeep of laboratory and equipment.
Schedule patients for testing and bookkeeping i.e. (billing information, history)
Miscellaneous duties as assigned.�
High school diploma or equivalent. Biological science background (anatomy and physiology).
Basic knowledge of peripheral nerve and muscle anatomy and physiology.
Understanding of physiology of nerve conduction studies.
Understanding of and experience in EMG equipment in nerve conduction studies.
Ability to interact positively with patients and colleagues.
The hiring range for this position is $14.44 - $17.70 per hour.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Handling of electrical equipment and needle electrodes used on patients with potentially contagious diseases.
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade C05.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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