New Scope of Practice for Neurodiagnostic Technology – Following two years of work by ASET’s Standards & Practices Committee and task forces consisting of no less than 50 ASET members, we are pleased to announce the release of the revised Scope of Practice for Neurodiagnostic Technology. In support of this document, we have updated the national competency skill standards for performing neurodiagnostic procedures, and updated, revised, and created new job description guidelines.
We are grateful to all members and professional organizations who submitted comments during the period of public review of the documents. The ASET Board of Trustees has approved all documents for release during this special Neurodiagnostic Week. Click here
to read the new Scope of Practice. To review the updated national competency skill standards, select a link to the left.
The suite of Scope of Practice documents, including the national competencies and job descriptions, are available in ASET’s new publication, Handbook of Neurodiagnostic Job Descriptions and Competencies
. The handbook also includes helpful checklists to document staff competency. The publication is available in hardcopy and CD formats. To order your copy visit the ASET Store
. You also will want to add the recently released companion publication, Polices and Procedures for the Neurodiagnostic Department: Reference Manual
. This new 579-page manual includes sample policies and procedures from technologists and department managers across the United States, It is available in hardcopy and CD formats.