Department: Respiratory Care SH
Job Type: Per Diem
Job Class: Non-Union
Work Shift: Nights
Work Days: 7p-7a, some weekend and holiday shifts
Date Posted: 04/07/2021
Requisition Number: hrq-98004
To provide and oversee all aspects of care related to performing and scoring sleep studies and EEG's, under medical direction in a timely, efficient, safe, and personable manner. The PSG Technician will administer diagnostic modalities that include, but are not limited to, set up and initiation of in lab diagnostic sleep studies, CPAP Titrations, Bi-Level Titrations, MSLT studies, Home Sleep Testing, education of patient and families regarding sleep diagnosis and treatment of related disorders and sleep hygiene.
Education and/or Experience
Successful completion of an accredited Sleep Technology educational program leading to a certificate or associate degree. One of the following credentials is required: Registered Sleep Technologist (RST), Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT), or Sleep Disorders Specialist (SDS) credential.
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification
One year polysomnography experience with pediatric, adult and geriatric patients preferred.