A planned maintenance window to perform upgrades to the Colleague system beginning 12 a.m. Monday, October 2, will affect certain IT systems. Details on impacted systems are available.
The following are the most common electroneurodiagnostic procedures:
Employment opportunities are abundant. Particularly strong growth areas are electroencephalography, long-term monitoring and intraoperative monitoring due to the growing recognition of the value of these tests and subsequent expansion of these departments.
There is a continuous need for well-educated EDT technologists. The demand grows as new labs open and existing labs expand.
Salaries depend on education, experience, level of responsibility and area of the country. Salaries range from $37,000 for new graduates of EDT programs to more than $73,000 per year for lab managers or independent contractors.
As of June 2018, the median salary for EDT technologists nationwide was $52,272, according to Salary.com. Technologists who hold professional credentials, college degrees and own their own businesses commanded the highest salaries.
Students must have actively inquiring minds, above-average intelligence and a willingness to engage in life-long learning. Students must also have tact, patience and compassion. Manual dexterity and a capacity to deal with visual, electrical and computer concepts are important. They must be interested in biology, human anatomy, mathematics and grammar.