Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Under general supervision prepares and operates an electroencephalograph (EEG) machine to measure and record brain waves and/or prepares and operates an electrocardiographs (EKG) machine to record the action of the heart muscles. Performs minor maintenance of equipment and insures an adequate inventory of available supplies.
Duties and Responsibilities:
1. 1. Reads order from physician and determine specific test requirements.
2. 2. Explains test procedures to patient to secure their cooperation and to relieve their anxiety about the test.
3. 3. Positions patient and places electrodes/leads on appropriate parts of the body according to standard guidelines.
4. 4. Takes recording of brain waves/heart muscle activity
5. 5. Record patient information, documents tracings, mounts tracing on patients charts and forwards to physician.
6. 6. Insures electrical safety of the patient at all times, performs maintenance and minor repairs of the equipment for use, and reports major problems to the supervisor.
7. 7. Greets patients, visitors and answer telephone promptly and
High school diploma completion of EEG or EKG course from an accredited school.
One year of experience in the operation of an EEG or EKG instrument.
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care.
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Who We Are
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.