Job Title:
Polysomnography Technologist
Job ID:
442484
Location:
East Hospital
Department:
Sleep Lab
Full/Part Time:
Part-Time
Regular/Temporary:
Temporary
Shift:
Night
FTE %:
1
Salary Range Min:
$26.50
Salary Range Max:
$26.50

Position summary

Polysomnography Technologist (Job Opening 442484) - SCOPE OF POSITION The Sleep Laboratory encompasses all technical functions within the Sleep Disorders Center. The laboratory is the diagnostic area of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care. It evaluates all patients suspected of having sleep disorders. POSITION SUMMARY Under the medical direction of a physician and under the direct supervision of the lead technologist, Polysomnographic Technologist prepares patients for both all night polysomnographic recordings and multiple sleep latency tests and maintenance of wakefulness tests. Performs a wide variety of diagnostic procedures on patients with suspected sleep disorders. Responsible for preparation of the patient for testing and the collection of information pertinent to the interpretation of the test results in the sleep disorders lab or at the bed side.

Education and experience

Associates degree in accredited educational training program preferred. Credentialed in Sleep through the BRPT, AASM, or RRT programs. Certification must be obtained within 18 months of hire.