working in medical industry. These technicians use medical diagnostic machine called electroencephalograph to examine nervous system and determine patient's brain wave activity.
EEG technicians analyze medical conditions such as
EEG technician is responsible for consulting, gathering medical records of patients, monitoring patient's heart rate and calming patients who are stressed, tensed and scared before undergoing the test. Technician must fix 16-25 metal electrodes on the scalp of the patient to undergo the test.
Also the EEG technician should perform some additional duties like maintaining EEG equipment, setting up meeting for patients and submitting the findings to doctors about the brain activity of patients.
Diploma in clinical training, certified in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).applied science degree in Electroneurodiognostic Technology, also on the job training is required.
The salary package of the EEG Technician could be somewhere around 1.8 Lac p.a. (Approx).