Sanford Health Polysomnographic Technologist - Sleep Lab in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Polysomnographic Technologist | Sleep Lab | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : SLEEP LAB-FGO

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Nights

Hours Per Shift: 12 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Perform quality diagnostic polysomnographic (PSG) and multiple sleep latency (MSLT) recordings and provide relevant and accurate data to physicians for diagnostic use in the treatment of patients with sleep/wake disorders. To educate and follow-up patients' with prescribed therapies. Will be responsible for performing either Sleep Study Procedures or Neurological Testing for all patient populations. Expected to understand the testing equipment in detail, including its structure, function, indications for use, physiological effect upon the patient, and basic maintenance procedures. Understand and be able to apply principles of anatomy and physiology, normal and abnormal, related to procedures performed, and must have a working knowledge of the disease and pathological conditions encountered. Must be able to work with all age groups and those with growth and developmental needs of unique client populations.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

12 hr-Night shift position with occasional 12hr day shift and 1 weekend a month

QUALIFICATIONS

Must hold current licensure as a Respiratory Therapist or Polysomnographic Technologist in state(s) of practice and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges as required by position. Must also obtain registry as a Respiratory Therapist (RRT/RRCP) or Polysomnographic Tech (RPSGT) within two years of the date of hire. Registered Polysomnographic Technologist or current ND license as a Respiratory Therapist with sleep experience preferred. If not registered or licensed, must be a graduate of a Polysomnography program. Must obtain required CEU's/year to maintain licensure. Must have a basic knowledge of sleep disorders, electronics, electrical safety, with skill to utilize computers for patient documentation and data gathering for patient care. CPR certification is required. Registered Polysomnographic Technologist or Respiratory Therapist required. Must obtain required CEU's/year to maintain licensure. Must have a basic knowledge of sleep disorders, electronics, electrical safety, with skill to utilize computers for patient documentation and data gathering for patient care. CPR certification is required.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

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The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Nights

Req Number: req11657