POSITION PURPOSE: Performs and evaluates overnight polysomnograms. Operates equipment to record sleep/wake physiology. Applies recording devices to the patient. Cleans/sterilizes equipment. Recognizes sleep pathology and responds with appropriate interventions to ensure patient safety. Performs record review/scoring of polysomnograms. Provides orientation and instruction, as well as serves as a resource, to staff in the Sleep Center.
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School graduate or equivalent. Able to read, write and speak English.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: One year of experience as a Polysomnographic Tech required.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: Certification by the Board of Polysomnographic Technologists as an RPSGT or equivalent is required. BLS required.
Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Primary Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005010066
About Saint Vincent Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.