Ascension Health Registered Polysomnographer in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Job ID: 275278

Registered Polysomnographer

Kalamazoo, Michigan

Regular

Additional Job Information

Title: Registered Polysomnographer

City, State: Kalamazoo,MI

Location: Borgess Medical Ctr

Department: Sleep Diagnostic Lab 001

Additional Job Details: PRN,Night

PRN nights, 7p-7:30a

About Us

Based in Kalamazoo, Borgess provides care for nearly 1 million people annually in cardiac, neurologic, orthopedic, vascular and bariatric services, among others. We are one of the region’s largest health systems and employers and have been serving as part of Ascension since 1999.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Registered Polysomnographer performs basic and advanced diagnostic sleep studies.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares patient and equipment for ordered testing. Interviews patient to determine sleep disorder issues and to explain testing procedures.

  • Performs and documents testing. Monitors patient throughout testing and intervenes as necessary to resolve patient needs or equipment issues.

  • Scores, interprets and reports results of sleep studies.

  • Prepares, calibrates, repairs and maintains equipment required for testing. Determines and reports needed repairs/replacements.

  • The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Registered Sleep Technician specializing in Polysomnography credentialed from the Board of Registered Polysomnograhic Technologists (BRPT) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Associate Degree

  • Associate's degree with an emphasis in polysomnography required or Experience and documented proficiency equivalent to an educational program with an emphasis in polysomnography required.

How To Apply

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

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