We are: The Section of Sleep Medicine in the Pulmonary Service at MSK are board-certified Pulmonologists and Sleep Physicians committed to addressing comprehensive sleep disorders, with emphasis on sleep disordered breathing.
As a Sleep Technologist, you will:
Be responsible for conducting technical procedures, preparing sleep tests and devices, completely and efficiently in accordance with Departmental Guidelines
Perform portable home sleep apnea test (HST) device preparation, educate patients on equipment, troubleshoot HST issues and respond to patient questions regarding setup
Prepare and interpret preliminary results
Review test results and determine the need for additional tests as per the approved protocol
Handle PAP order coordination (supplies, tube heading, humidifier settings, etc.) and patient counseling. Fit patients for PAP masks and field patient calls related to PAP machine.
Troubleshoot autoPAP, CPAP and BIPAP device settings
Monitor patient flow and schedule requests with minimal supervision
Follow all applicable departmental and institutional policies and procedures
Take initiative to complete work, solve problems, communicate issues and suggest efficiencies
An Associate degree or certified vocational training in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine plus 2-4 years experience required
Current RPSGT credentials from Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists and/or current RST credentials from American Board of Sleep Medicine required
Current BCLS certification required
Internal Number: 15505
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