The Polysomnographic Technologist, or Sleep Lab Technician, provides a valued role in administering quality psychological studies of sleep or sleep related disorders. The Sleep Lab Technician works independently and with minimal supervision for extended periods of time, usually overnight. This position has the responsibility to place and attach electrodes, operate equipment, and monitor signals during tests. The Sleep Lab Tech administers questionnaires and records observations during the studies. The Sleep Lab Tech ensures a positive patient experience by educating patients and their families about the studies and by ensuring patients feel comfortable and at ease during their tests. Completing these duties provides the Polysomnographic Technologist the opportunity to truly make a difference in the lives of many on a daily basis.
Entry Rate: 15.35
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Shift Details: This is a Full time, Night shift position. The hours are 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. This position, shifts are usually on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, will need to be available to work weekends as well On-Call shifts as needed shift every 3 weeks.
Department: LDS Hospital
Additional Details: The candidate for this position is also required to support other facilities such as St Joseph villa, TOSH, Intermountain Medical Center and Alta View Hospital Sleep labs.
This position requires verifiable current Healthcare Provider or Professional Rescuer CPR certification. An original card must be verified prior to start date or the job offer will be withdrawn. For additional information regarding CPR requirements please visit our Job Requirements Page .
Demonstrated ability to address and solve both technical and interpersonal problems
Available to work the night shift with demonstrated ability to do so
Demonstrated communication skills
Demonstrated ability to use computerized and mechanical equipment
Must be able to regularly lift 50 pounds unassisted, be on your feet for entire shift including walking, pulling, pushing, twisting, etc.
Carrying, Hearing / Listening, Lifting, Manual Dexterity, Pulling / Pushing , Seeing, Sitting, Speaking, Squatting / Kneeling, Standing, Walking
Six months patient care experience
Completion of a Human Anatomy courses
Six months EEG experience
All positions subject to close without notice
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