Position : Sleep Technologist
A sleep technologist works under the general supervision of the designee of the medical director to provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment of sleep, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions, comprehensive patient care and direct patient education. Will manage the day-to-day operations of Sleep Lab to include scheduling of patients, addressing customer service goals, and assist in performance improvement of sleep lab care.
Individual is responsible for the technical and clinical expertise of the sleep lab. Works with Medical Director to keep staff updated with all Sleep related issues. Responsible for all Quality Assurance programs of the Sleep Lab as well as maintaining all testing equipment to be in working condition.
Will perform comprehensive polysomnographic testing, scoring, analysis and associated interventions. Adheres to AASM guidelines and to departmental policies and procedures when performing job duties.
Other requirements- At least 1 year experience and with self-guidance, fully able to conduct all aspects of the test including but not limited to the patient interview, setup, diagnostic, titration and able to manage emergency situations until a code team arrives. Willing to wear full PPE during setup and titration. Be able to run Respironics G3 software or willing/able to learn it quickly.