UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Specification for Class

ELECTRONEURODIAGNOSTIC TECHNOLOGIST 3

UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP

8373 (SEIU LOCAL 925 Medical/Laboratory Tech)
8952 (1199NW-HMC Respiratory/Anesthesiology)

BASIC FUNCTION

At the highest technical level, develop procedures for and conduct complex electroneurodiagnostic testing and other electrophysiologic examinations in all settings; perform technical interpretation of data and relate findings to physicians or neurophysiologist; collect and analyze data; manage clinical investigatory activities; and train Electroneurodiagnostic Technologists and others.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Under general direction, devise and standardize electrophysiologic tests for clinical use; independently perform complex examinations such as electrophysiologic tests requiring extensive computer analysis and/or computation of recorded data; provide technical interpretation of data and provide work direction to others.

TYPICAL WORK

Develop and perform complex procedures for examinations in a variety of environments such as at the bedside, intensive care units, emergency units, and operating rooms;

Identify technical and physiologic problems during examinations in complex environments; troubleshoot and resolve problems encountered;

Collect and analyze data using computerized systems; review and edit recordings and provide technical interpretation to physicians or neurophysiologists for clinical correlations;

Provide input regarding the review and purchase of new equipment;

Act as a resource for other technologists;

Participate in research projects, conferences and technical meetings;

Assist in assigning and scheduling work;

Provide input during performance evaluations of other staff;

Perform the work of Electroneurodiagnostic Technologists II;

Perform related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified

Successful completion of an Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist training program accredited by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation requirements AND two years of experience in a laboratory performing clinical electroneurodiagnostic tests

OR

equivalent education/experience.

New Class: 11-18-85
Revise MQ: 7-2-90
Revise MG: 7-16-91
Revise Class/Title: 9-15-95
Revise Class: 3-14-03
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05
New to 1199NW:  8-15-12