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Medical Assistant - Neurology
This position is: Full Time
Position Location: Lake Charles, LA


  • Operates electromyography instruments to record electrical activity in peripheral nerves.
  • Explains procedures to patients.
  • Obtains patientís medical history.
  • Performs routine maintenance of equipment and orders medical supplies.
  • Attaches surface recording electrodes to extremity in which activity is being measured to detect electrical impulse.
  • Measures and records time and distance between stimulus and response, manually or using a computer, and calculates velocity of electrical impulse in peripheral nerve.
  • Monitors response on oscilloscope and records the nerve conduction velocity.
  • Assists physicians during electromyography studies.
  • Recognizes and corrects electrical and electronic malfunction.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Requirements: At least one year of medical assistant experience in a physician's office is required.† This position requires the ability to learn quickly and become NCT certified (nerve conduction tech).† On-the-job training is provided.


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