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Polysomnography Tech | Sleep Disorder Center | Memorial Hospital of South Bend

Beacon Health Systems
South Bend, IN 46601
  • Job Code

    • Reports to the Manager of Beacon Sleep Disorders. Under the general supervision of the Medical Director, provides comprehensive evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders including polysomnography, diagnostic and therapeutic services, patient care and education.
    • Mission: To enhance the physical, mental and emotional well-being of the communities we serve as the community's provider of outstanding quality, superior value and comprehensive health care services.

      Vision: Our vision is to achieve:

      • Innovative health care and well-being services of the highest quality at the greatest value
      • Easy access and convenience
      • Outstanding patient experiences
      • Ongoing education involving physicians, patients and the community
    • Education and Experience
      • The knowledge, skills and abilities as indicated below are normally acquired through the successful completion of an associate's degree in polysomnography - - or - - successful completion of a polysomnography program of no less than one year duration at a state licensed and/or nationally accredited educational facility or equivalent experience and documented proficiency at all competencies required of a Sleep Technician. Must be certified (or eligible) as a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) or Registered Sleep Technologist (RST), Sleep Disorders Specialty (SDS).
      • Candidates who have completed a Respiratory Therapy program, a valid Indiana license, and are registered (or registry eligible) as a Respiratory Therapist will be given consideration.
    • Knowledge & Skills
      • Requires well-developed knowledge of application and effects of polysomnography techniques and procedures.
      • Maintains current BLS for Healthcare Providers and professional certifications.
      • Demonstrates interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written) necessary for effective communication with patients, families, technicians and aides.
      • Requires analytical skills to determine appropriate methods of therapy based upon observation of patient and diagnostic reports and to apply policies and procedures.
    • Working Conditions
      • Works in a patient care environment with potential exposure to chemicals, chemical vapors and blood-borne pathogens.
    • Physical Demands
      • Requires the physical ability and stamina (i.e. to walk/stand for prolonged periods of time, push carts/wheelchairs up to 50 pounds, to position/lift patients at a maximum of 35 pounds unassisted, over 35 pounds requires assistance, provide CPR, etc.) to perform the essential functions of the position.

Posted: 2020-03-15 Expires: 2020-04-13
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Beacon Health Systems
South Bend, IN 46601

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