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Registered Polysomnographer Full Time Nights job at St. Luke's University Health Network, Stroudsburg

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St. Luke's is proud of the skills, experience and compassion of its employees. The employees of St. Luke's are our most valuable asset! Individually and together, our employees are dedicated to satisfying the mission of our organization which is an unwavering commitment to excellence as we care for the sick and injured; educate physicians, nurses and other health care providers; and improve access to care in the communities we serve, regardless of a patient's ability to pay for health care.

The Registered Polysomnographer performs sleep studies in a technical and efficient manner and scores sleep studies according to guidelines.

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of a polysomnographer.
  • Demonstrates knowledge in the set-up and use of nasal CPAP, BiPAP, ASV, End Tidal CO2, Transcutaneous CO2, Home studies and oxygen.
  • Acquires study data per department policies including the initiation of video taping upon patient arrival. Scores all in lab and home studies according to the latest practice parameters.
  • Handles lab chemicals with appropriate safety precautions to self and others. Documents on study per policy.
  • Maintains neat and clean work area. Maintains log book for all studies performed.
  • Assists with training of new staff.
  • Completes Interscorer Reliability by the 15th of each month.
  • Performs confirmation calls.
  • Completes EPIC process to assign and end studies ensuring studies are assigned to the proper physician.

PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS:


Sitting up to 8 hours per day in 4 hour increments.  Standing up to 4 hours per day in 2 hour increments.  Walking up to 2 hours per day in 15 minute increments.  Frequently uses fingers to manipulate small electrodes, syringes, etc.  Continuous use of hands for writing, operating equipment, etc.  Occasional twisting and turning of hands and body.  Occasional lifting/carrying of objects up to 25 pounds.  Occasional pushing/pulling of equipment/patients up to 450 pounds.  Occasional stooping/bending and reaching above shoulder level.  Rarely crouches or kneels.  Ability to feel needed in placing electrodes.  Hearing as it pertains to normal, high, and low frequencies.  Seeing as it pertains to general, near, far, color, peripheral vision, and depth perception.  Visual monotony.


EDUCATION: 


Registered by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (RPSGT).


TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:


Successfully completed the requirements for registered polysomnography sleep tech.


This position is eligible for a $5,000 Sign On Bonus!

Please complete your application using your full legal name and current home address.  Be sure to include employment history for the past seven (7) years, including your present employer.  Additionally, you are encouraged to upload a current resume, including all work history, education, and/or certifications and licenses, if applicable.  It is highly recommended that you create a profile at the conclusion of submitting your first application.  Thank you for your interest in St. Luke's!!





St. Luke's University Health Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Job country: United States

City: Stroudsburg

Category: Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Location: Stroudsburg, PA, United States

Job posted 2022-06-04

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