Temporary - Registered EMG Technician - EMG University Hospital, London, Ontario
Open: May 28 , 2020
Deadline: June 28 , 2020
This position is covered by a collective agreement. Applications from outside the bargaining unit are welcome but can only be considered if the position is not filled from within this bargaining unit.
Department Name: EMG UH
Reporting to the Coordinator, CNS Ambul Care & EMU, the Electromyography (EMG) Technician, in conjunction with the consultant physician, determines the type and extent of testing necessary to provide the most complete and accurate diagnostic results based on factors such as patient history and symptoms, tests requested by referring physician and relevant pre-existing diseases or conditions. The EMG Technician operates and troubleshoots the EMG equipment to obtain, interpret and communicate these Nerve Conductions/EMG results to the consultant physician who is supervising the lab that particular day.
The Technician must evaluate and assess each patient's physical condition and degree of comfort throughout the testing process, rendering physical assistance where necessary to prevent undue discomfort during the test and providing physical assistance for patients with limited mobility to assume proper positions for the testing.
Rate of Pay: $31.63 per hour - $36.41 per hour
Duration: May 28, 2020 - May 14, 2021
We are committed to providing a safe, healthy and inclusive work environment that inspires respect. LHSC is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ2+ persons. We are committed to providing persons with disabilities equal opportunities and standards of goods and services, and are also fully compliant with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005), as applicable..
As part of the assessment process applicants may be required to complete a written examination or test. Please be advised that a reference check may be conducted as part of the selection process.
Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates, as a condition of job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory police information check (original document) completed in the last 3 months.