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Polysomnographic Technologist Per Diem

Memorial Hospital - Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Job ID: 26301-xx946-701P

Status
Per Diem
Hours
Overnight.
Shift
Night
Weekend & Holiday Shift
N/A
Has Benefits
No
Job Description
Under general supervision of physician and in accordance with established policies and procedures, performs clinical testing on patients to determine presence of obstructive sleep apnea episodes. Sets up and calibrates testing equipment, prepares patient, conducts tests, monitors patient condition, review, scores, interprets and prepares written summary of results, sets up and operates videotaping equipment. Performs related duties as required.
Licensure
PSGT or Respiratory Therapist desired.
Experience

At least six months training in polysomnographic testing procedure and interpretation preferred.

Special Qualifications

Knowledge and ability to perform polysomnographic testing procedures,sleep staging, and analytical ability to interpret and prepare written summary of results for further evaluation by physician.

Physical Requirements

Lifting up to 10 lbs. and occasionally lifting and/or carrying such articles as files, books, etc.

Required Education
Associate degree program in respiratory care, or bachelor's degree in science or health care related field preferred, OR vocational/technical training and a minimum of one years job-related experience or equivalent is required. Registered Polysomnographic Tech certification is also required.

Application Method
Apply Online

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