Medical Instrument Technician (Electroencephalography)
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: Boise, Idaho
Internal Number: 613524600
This position is located in the Medical Service, Boise VA Medical Center, Boise, ID. This position provides support to the Medical Service. The incumbent will serve as the Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist for the Medical Service (EEG MIT). The EEG MIT is a key part of a the Neurology Service at the Boise Medical Center (BVAMC). The BVAMC clinical neurophysiology lab provides inpatient and outpatient neuro diagnostic studies including EEG and 24 hour ambulatory EEG. Performs routine and non-standard procedures (EEG and EP) These include: Awake, Sleep, Portable, ECS, Ambulatory Performs routine and specialized intra-operative monitoring. (lOM) These include: WADA, CEA Performs high quality studies for complex and non-routine procedures in difficult and demanding environments such as the operating room, research, or invasive care environments. Follows established laboratory and/or hospital guidelines in completing "administrative duties" for each test performed. Responsible for inventory of laboratory supplies. Other clinical duties as assigned by the Section Chief and Neurologist. Follows all Joint Commission, VA,OSHA, etc safety policies and procedures including infection control and equipment usage. Accurately and timely records patient treatment, progress notes, etc into patient records. Provides all statistical data including encounter forms in a timely manner. Information provided is complete, accurate, and work is performed within prescribed time frames. Completes the required VA hours of training/ education annually including mandatory training. Responsible for inventory of EEG supplies and inventory. Other administrative duties as assigned by the Section Chief, Neurologist and Service Administrative Officer. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 0800 - 1630 Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.