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Posted: Saturday, February 3, 2018 10:30 PM

**Job Summary:**
Performs nerve conduction studies for patients. Assists with instructing other staff, residents, physicians and technicians in proper laboratory procedures. Maintains order within the laboratory. Assists with research studies as assigned.
+ Operates the nerve conduction instrumentation; ensures proper adjustments are made for accurate recording procedures.
+ Selects nerves to be studied by reviewing request and patient history.
+ Prepares patient for EMG examination.
+ Performs miscellaneous clerical functions related to the laboratory.
+ Obtains patients' EMG reports and transmits to physicians on request; mails reports to referring physicians.
+ Maintain files on all request for reports.
+ Maintains clean linen for each patient; cleans EMG rooms and equipment.
+ Replenishes lab supplies in examination rooms.
+ High School Diploma or GED, Associate's Degree in an accredited END program or at least two years of college with some human anatomy and physiology.
+ Knowledge of basic physiology, anatomy and science to locate nerve locations and understand electromyograph test results.
+ Must obtain certification as a Registered Nerve Conduction Study Tech within two years of hire date.
**Complexity of Work:**
+ Requires strong interpersonal and communication skills.
+ Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
+ Must be able to work in a stressful environment.
**Work Experience:**
+ Completion of Cleveland Clinic six month trainee program with demonstrated skill in the basic functions of the laboratory or one (1) year past experience in a comparable EMG laboratory at another location.
**Physical Requirements:**
+ Requires standing and walking for extended periods of time. Must lift and carry items weighing up to 50 pounds.
+ Ability to assist with positioning and transporting patients, i.e., pushing beds, carts and wheelchairs.
+ Requires the ability to maneuver equipment and motor coordination to operate equipment.
+ Requires normal or corrected hearing and vision to normal range.
+ Requires some exposure to communicable disease or body fluids.
**Personal Protective Equipment:**
+ Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required
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