Olathe Health System, Inc. is growing and we are looking for a Polysomnographic Technologist-Registered to join our system! Quality patient care is Olathe Health System's top priority! And, that means we focus attention on our health care providers. Educational and skill enhancing opportunities are available. Our nurses and allied health team members are qualified health care professionals. You’ll find them exceptionally friendly and always available to help. The health system is continually expanding regionally and is recognized for its wide range of specialty care, top technology and a dedicated medical staff with an excellent reputation. Olathe Health System, Inc. is the parent company of Olathe Medical Center, Miami County Medical Center and Olathe Medical Services Inc., a network of physician clinics offering care in Johnson, Miami, Anderson and Linn Counties.
The RPSGT performs diagnostic polysomnograms (sleep studies) in accordance with standards established by The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). Examples are full diagnostic polysomnograms, polysomnograms with appropriate montage derivations, multiple sleep latency tests and maintenance of wakefulness tests. Therapeutic modalities for sleep disorders applied during the course of a study include oxygen, CPAP, bi-level pressure, and oral devices to evaluate optimal treatment for each individual patient. CPAP/BIPAP desensitizations will also be performed. Additional neurologic evaluations during sleep may be performed as requested. RPSGTs are expected to have mastered standardized study scoring and reporting methodology subject to validation by the Center Coordinator. Furthermore, a firm understanding of policies and procedures and performance improvement projects as well as functions of daily lab operations are expected should the Coordinator be absent. The RPSGT may also be called upon to meet with other medical professionals or the public as a part of our continuing education responsibility. RPSGTs are expected to support the mission, vision and values of Olathe Medical Center, Inc.
Associate of Arts or Baccalaureate degree in a medical or science field.
Registered Polysomnographic Technologist by The Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT)
Good communication, assessment, and organizational skills
Current Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification). Renewal required every 2 years.
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification recommended, not required.