Located in the scenic, historic and charming Southwest Colorado town of Durango, Mercy Regional Medical Center (MRMC) is a full-service, acute care hospital with Level III Trauma designation. Recognized by Healthgrades (a leading, independent health care ratings company) with awards for Outstanding Patient Experience and Patient Safety Excellence, as well as an “A” Hospital Safety rating from The LeapFrog Group, Mercy Regional Medical Center blends state-of-the-art technology with a serene and comfortable environment to promote well-being and healing. Specialty services include emergency care, surgical care, cardiac care, an Orthopedic and Spine Center of Excellence and a Family Birthing Center equipped with every amenity and a dedicated surgical suite. Durango residents experience an exceptional quality life with world-class outdoor recreation including snow sports, river sports, hiking, biking and more. Learn more about us at: http://www.mercydurango.org/
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 89841
Recruiter Contact: Alison Williams
Clinic/Department: 7392 MRMC SLEEP LAB
Hospital: MERCY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Nights (6pm to 6am)
The Polysomnographic Technologist is an individual who possesses the necessary skills to perform specialty diagnostic and therapeutic procedures related to sleep disorders. This includes, but is not limited to diagnostic polysomnography, Split Night testing, CPAP, Bi-Level, Auto-Servo Ventilation (ASV), Oxygen titrations, and End Tidal CO2 monitoring. The Polysomngraphic Technologist must be able to work independently, act as a resource person in the area of sleep disorders, and provide individualized customer service to patients, families, physicians, and staff. The Polysomnographic Technologist is also responsible for assisting with Quality Improvement.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School Diploma or GED
Minimum Experience Requirements
One year of patient care/medical experience
Current BLS certification required from American Heart Association
Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) Credential from the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) upon hire or within 2 years
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.