1.Demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions as a polysomnographer.
2. Maintains patient database with includes log of diagnostic procedures as they are performed.
3. Demonstrates knowledge in the use of CPAP, BiPAP and Oxygen.
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS:
Sitting up to 8 hours per day in 4-hour increments. Standing up to 4 hours a day in 2-hour
increments. Walking up to 2 hours a day in 15-minute increments. Frequently use fingers to
manipulate small electrodes, tubing, etc. Continuous use of hands for writing, operating
equipment and computers. Occasional turning and twisting of hands and body. Occasional
lifting and carrying of objects up to 25 pounds. Occasional pulling and pushing of equipment.
Occasional stooping, bending and reaching above shoulder level. Rarely crouches or kneels.
Must be able to perceive attributes of an object through touch. Must be able to hear as it relates to normal conversation, and high and low frequencies. Must be able to see as it relates to general, near, far, color, peripheral vision, depth perception, and visual monotony.
High School graduate. Completion of an approved program in polysomnography and/or clinical experience. Registered by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (RPSCT).
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
Maintaining certification in Adult, Pediatric and Infant CPR. Continuing education requirement per AASM standards.
Primarily nights with rotation to day or middle shifts based on the needs of the department.
The Registered Polysomnographer may be required to work at any of the St. Luke's Sleep Disorders Centers as requested.
*$6,000.00 sign-on bonus paid out in three installments*
Additional Salary Information: *$6,000.00 sign-on bonus paid out in three installments*
Internal Number: R042294
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