Performs comprehensive polysomnographic diagnostic and therapeutic testing and analysis, and associated interventions, scoring, and patient care and education under the supervision of the Sleep Lab Manager and the Medical Director and consistent with standards established by the Association of Polysomnographic Technology. Record review and scoring of polysomnograms is an integral part of the job. Technologist will provide incidental supervision of Technicians and related staff as needed.
High School Diploma or GED is required.
Previous working experience in a healthcare setting preferred.
Certification by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists as a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist.
Computer knowledge for data entry and access to scheduling program. Computer skills for digital Polysomnographic procedures.
Excellent customer service skills to assist patient with direct care.
Analytic skills to compile data and make observations of patients being tested and make adjustments, if necessary.
Ability to follow detailed directions.
Ability to stand for up to 80% of working shift, lifting of equipment up to 25 pounds.
Visual abilities to include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.