A well established, accredited, two-bed Sleep Lab is in need of a full time Polysomnographic Technologist.
Job Duties include: Performs Polysomnographic testing and acquisition sleep staging according to AASM standards and department protocols. Maintains complete and accurate recordings and patient records.
Prepares patient and equipment for ordered testing. Interviews patient to determine sleep disorder issues and to explain testing procedures.
Performs and documents testing.
Monitors patient throughout testing and intervenes as necessary to resolve patient needs or equipment issues.
Prepares, calibrates, repairs and maintains equipment required for testing. Determines and reports needed repairs/replacements.
EDUCATION: Successful completion of an accredited educational program leading to an associate degree with an emphasis in polysomnography.
CERTIFICATION AND REQUIREMENTS: Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologist as a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist or equivalent. Maintains current CPR or BLS certification.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum two years experience as a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist.