POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECH

POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECH job in Albuquerque, NM

* Internal Applicants Only
Shift: 3rd - Night
Hours: Nights
Schedule: Full Time

Certified Polysomnographic Tech

1.0 Nights

Job#22887

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

About us:

Lovelace Westside Hospital is an innovative leader committed to customer service and quality healthcare.  For 30 years, Lovelace Westside Hospital has been committed to offering Rio Rancho and Westside residents the latest in cutting-edge technology and high-quality care. Our 24-hour emergency department offers patients the ability to see a provider in about 30 minutes or less. Come join our team!!!

Lovelace Westside Hospital is hiring a Certified Polysomnographic Tech

  A sleep technician performs comprehensive sleep testing and analysis, and associated interventions under the general supervision of a sleep technologist and/or the medical director or designee.

  A sleep technician can provide supervision of a sleep trainee.

Qualifications:

  Minimum:  HS Diploma or GED Certificate. Successful completion of a polysomnography program, or Respiratory Care Program, or Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist Program, or AASM Accredited Sleep Technologist Program (A-Step).

  Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and provide age specific care in the treatment, assessment, and education of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to perform portable monitoring equipment preparation and data download.  Demonstrate adherence to cleaning and disinfection procedures for portable monitoring devices.

  Demonstrate computer skills appropriate for the position. Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrate appropriate social skills. Demonstrate customer service skills. Demonstrate critical thinking and ability to work with minimal supervision. Demonstrate teamwork skills. Demonstrate ability to follow direction

  Minimum: 6 months previous experience as a PSG technician and participation in an average of 10 hours per year of AMA PRA Category I CME or CEC sleep related activities over a three-year period or equivalent minimum education.

  Required: CPR or BCLS. Certified Polysomnography Technologist through the BRPT Board of Registered Polysomnography Technicians.

  Must be actively pursuing RST credentials through ABSM American Board of Sleep Medicine or Must be actively pursuing RPSGT credentials through BRPT Board of Registered Polysomnography Technicians.

Why Lovelace Westside?

  Named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare for 2015

  Ranked as a Top Hospital for Patient Safety by Consumer Reports, May 2014

  Lovelace Bariatrics is the first bariatric surgery center in New Mexico to be accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons

  Zia Award from Quality New Mexico for Best in Class

  Truven Health Analytics Top 100 Hospitals, and is the only hospital in New Mexico recognized for this honor

  Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 100 Great Community Hospitals and is the only hospital in New Mexico recognized for this honor

  Named one of the Best Places to Work by Albuquerque Business First

  Named Top Workplace by Albuquerque Journal, 2013, 2014 and 2015

  DNV Accredited

Department / Location

SLEEP CENTER
Lovelace Westside Hospital - Albuquerque, NM