Registered Sleep Technologist RST

Registered Sleep Technologist RST job in ,

Shift: Night
Schedule: PRN Per Diem

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace

  Lovelace Westside Hospital provides care to Albuquerque’s Westside and Rio Rancho, including the area’s only inpatient pediatric unit, a kid-friendly emergency room and senior care emergency room services. Named a Pinwheel Champion by the Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care.

Lovelace Westside Hospital is hiring a Registered Sleep Technologist (RST)

 
  • A sleep technologist works under the general supervision of the medical director or designee to provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders including in center and out of center sleep testing, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions, comprehensive patient care and direct patient education

  • A sleep technologist is able to perform the duties defined for a sleep technician. The sleep technologist is credentialed in sleep technology or the respiratory therapist is credentialed in respiratory care preferably with the Sleep Disorders Specialist (SDS) credential.

  • Adheres to policies, procedures, and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

  • High School or GED equivalent
  • Successful completion of a sleep technology program (A-STEP) associated with a state licensed and/or a nationally accredited educational facility
  • Preferably one (1) to (3) years’ experience and documented proficiency for all competencies required of a sleep technician or ability to train within 6 months of employment.
  • CPR, BLS, ACLS or as required within 90-days of employment
  •   Certification by a nationally recognized certification board and holds either the Registered Sleep Technologist (RST), Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT), or Sleep Disorders Specialist (SDS) credential or ability to obtain within 6 months of employment. 

  Why Lovelace? 

  •   “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2017  
  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work (2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2008)
  •   Lovelace Bariatric accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons      
     
     
     
       

  Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.  



 

Department / Location

Sleep Center
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