POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNICIAN-REGISTRY ELIGIBLE
- Location: Western Hills, OH
- Posted: Jun 11, 2019
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POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNICIAN-REGISTRY ELIGIBLE: This position works under medical supervision to perform and evaluate overnight and daytime polysomnograms. He or she functions independently to safely operate advanced medical equipment to record sleep/wake physiology, recognize sleep pathology, and respond with appropriate interventions to ensure patient safety and proper treatment. Knowledge of normal cardiorespiratory, neurological, sleep physiology, and certification in Basic Life Support is essential. Must be capable of performing such special procedures as Multiple Sleep Latency testing, infant/pediatric polysomnography, ambulatory monitoring, and patient education. Must be able to identify normal/abnormal patterns, artifacts, sleep/wake stages, and generate a report that accurately and concisely summarizes the patients sleep/wake stages, respiratory events, cardiac events, limb movements, and other clinical events. After 18 months from hire date, must complete a polysomnography educational program that meets the requirements of the AASM and BRPT, and be eligible to sit for the RPSGT exam and must earn the RPSGT credential within one year from date of BRPT exam eligibility.
EDUCATION: High School Degree or GED BLS/CPR (Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers)
Job Title: POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNICIAN-REGISTRY ELIGIBLE
Department Name: GLEN SLEEP DISORDER CTR
Employment Status: Full Time Position
Shift: Night Shift
Weekend Commitment: Yes
Holiday Commitment: No
On-Call Commitment: No
- Full Time
Schedule: Night Shift