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POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNICIAN-REGISTRY ELIGIBLE

City:  Western Hills
State:  OH
Job Requisition Number:  178296

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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 patient’s 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.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

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

Location:  Glenway

Hourly/Salaried:  Hourly

Employment Status: Full Time Position

Bi-Weekly Hours:72

Shift: Night Shift

Weekend Commitment:  Yes

Holiday Commitment:  No

On-Call Commitment:  No


Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

Job Segment: Neurology, Polysomnography, Physiology, Pathology, Medical, Healthcare