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Health Care & Medicine
Per Diem Principle EEG Tech
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UCLA Health | Santa Monica, CA
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Job Description

Job Duties
Verify identity of patient, take short history, including family history and medications. Attend to patients needs and establish rapport; evaluate the patient: age competencies, cultural differences; explain testing procedures. Recognize life-threatening situations Perform EEG, EP, Adult or Pediatric Telemetry, Intra-Operative monitoring, ICU or extend monitoring as requested. Assist attending MD's resident MD's, EEG/EP fellows in analyzing completed studies; recognize abnormal patterns; recognize EEG patterns for various conscious levels; recognize EP waveforms. Provides age appropriate assessment and interventions in order to meet the needs of patients and families served Maintain equipment in good working condition Maintain working knowledge of neuroanatomy and neurophysiology. Maintain working knowledge of various drugs and anesthetic agents on EEG's and EP's. Maintain working knowledge of neurological disease and effects on the CNS and PNS. Keep current on new electrophysiologic technologies and anesthetic agents. Maintain working knowledge of principles of electricity and electronics.

Job Qualifications
REEGT Certification with minimum 3 years experience required CLTM Certification preferred Experience working in an epilepsy monitoring unit, long-term monitoring, or telemetry unit Knowledge of complex and/or advanced procedures, such as Phase II implantations, cortical stimulations, WADA, and EcOG Adept at using specialized equipment and materials for long-term monitoring patients, including collodion and acetone Advanced waveform recognition skills required

About UCLA Health

For more than half a century, UCLA Health  has provided the best in healthcare and the latest in medical technology to thepeople of Los Angeles and throughout the world. Today we are one of the most comprehensive and advanced healthcare systems in existence. We are comprised of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA, Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA, and the UCLA Medical Group, with offices throughout the region.

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is consistently ranked by U.S.News & World Report as one of the top five hospitals in the nation and the best medical center in the western United States. The doctors, scientists and caregivers of UCLA are leaders in their fields. Every day, they perform pioneering work across an astounding range of disciplines, from organ transplantation and cardiac surgery to neurosurgery and cancer treatment. Year after year, our people have achieved medical breakthroughs and earned the highest industry honors. And we’re just getting started.

The dedicated professionals of UCLA Health are committed to healing humankind, one patient at a time, by improving health, alleviating suffering, and delivering acts of kindness on a daily basis.