Ascension Health Sleep - Tech (Sign On Bonus) in Manhattan, Kansas

Job ID: 258268

Sleep - Tech (Sign On Bonus)

Manhattan, Kansas

Regular

Additional Job Information

Title: Technologist-Polysomnographic ( Sign On Bonus Available)

City, State: Manhattan, KS

Location: Mercy Regnl Health Ctr College

Department: Sleep Diagnostic Lab 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Night, 36 hours, Weekly

About Us

Why Via Christi Health:

Via Christi Health, a part of Ascension, is the largest healthcare provider in the state of Kansas. The ministry operates a network of hospitals, home care services, clinics, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, and other health services. We provide care in 22 cities; and employ approximately 6,300 employees.Manhattan, affectionally known as the “Little Apple”, is a college town called home to roughly 55,800 people; and is a quick two-hour drive from Kansas City. Manhattan is nationally ranked as the second-best place to live per Livability.com’s 2018 Top 100 Best Places to Live list; and as one of the Top 10 Best College Towns. Kansas State University is a true asset to the community providing entertainment and opportunity for students and non-students alike. Manhattan’s Aggieville also provides plenty of entertainment, shopping, and dining opportunities. As for outdoor activities, the Little Apple offers over 40 miles of trails; and is one of only four bike-friendly communities in the state. Riley County, in which Manhattan resides, was ranked 3rd best out of a total of 103 in the 2018 County Health Rankings for Kansas.

What Via Christi Health has to offer:

  • Power of Purpose: For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve.

  • Culture of Teamwork: We encourage diversity of talents while offering the support of a multi-disciplinary team.

  • Professional Development: By supporting our associates and their professional development, we ultimately enhance the care and services we provide to the community. Through this development, our associates find new opportunities for career advancement.

  • Compensation/Benefits: Via Christi Health offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.

  • Leading with Mission: Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide everything we do at Ascension.They are foundational to our work to transform healthcare and express our priorities when providing care and services, particularly to thosemost in need

Job Description

What you will do:

Performs basic and advanced diagnostic sleep studies.

  • 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.

  • Collect, analyze and integrate patient information to identify and meet patient-specific needs; scores, interprets and reports results of sleep studies.

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

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Registered Sleep Technician specializing in Polysomnography credentialed from the Board of Registered Polysomnograhic Technologists (BRPT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Technical School

  • Completed polysomnographic technology program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) required

Work Experience:

  • Successfully complete a program in polysomnographic technology accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) with a polysomnography add-on program upon date of hire. OR: Candidates must hold an approved Allied Health Credential AND Complete a minimum of 6 months of paid direct patient care clinical experience in polysomnography recording and scoring upon date of hire OR Candidates must include proof of completing secondary education GED or equivalent or college or university education. Candidates must complete a minimum of 18 months of paid direct patient care clinical experience in polysomnography recording and scoring. Candidates must complete the AASM A-STEP Self-Study (online) Modules or a upon date of hire.

How To Apply

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

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