Our Sleep Lab currently holds 4 beds and will be expanding to 8 in the near future. We use the Alice 6 Sleep System and have pulmonologists on staff. We offer relocation assistance and a very competitive benefit package.
Care Site Description
St. Mary's Medical Center in Grand Junction, Colorado is part of SCL Health System, a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization.
Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our rich heritage and mission, and our focus on health care delivery that values person-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winning combination as we bring health â?? and hope â?? to our patients.
Fast Facts about St. Mary's and Grand Junction
Grand Junction , Colo. (estab. 1896) Population: 146,000
Awe-inspring natural beauty and the dramatic red rock landscape of the Colorado National Monument
300+ days of sunshine
Exhilarating outdoor adventures including hiking, camping, biking or skiing on the Grand Mesa
Incredible whitewater rafting on the Colorado River
Hundreds of miles of world-class mountain biking trails
A charming downtown full of great shops, restaurants, art galleries, and more
The heart of Colorado's wine country
Close to world-famous destinations such as Moab, Utah, Telluride, Aspen, and Glenwood Springs
Regional Medical Center serving western Colo. & eastern Utah
Assures accurate data acquisition for diagnostic evaluation of patients scheduled for sleep studies.
Consider all available options, makes appropriate age specific (neo, peds, adolescent, adult, geriatric) recommendations.
Monitors sleep study patientâ?? comfort and alleviates anxiety during procedures.
Utilizes knowledge of polysomnographic equipment to produce accurate and thorough test results.
Evaluates on-going sleep study and determines if additional monitoring is required.
Assists other polysomnographic techs in developing job skills and enhancing performance.
Monitors sleep lab testing supplies and completes supply requisitions as needed.
Regularly updates knowledge of sleep lab techniques, guidelines and regulations.
Communicates all pertinent information regarding patientâ??s progress and needs to the appropriate individuals. Proficient at scoring polysomnogram recordings and generating reports for physician review.
Completes accurate and timely documentation of all patient care delivered with all required information including patient condition and response following departmental standards.
Identifies patient needs for education and provides patient teaching when applicable through clear and tactful communication with patients and their caregivers.
Assemblessleep lab equipment, establishes proficiency in all electrode application techniques, performs verification tests and appropriately documents equipment readiness and work accomplished.
Responds to all task or performance related questions patiently and thoroughly, providing context as well as direction.
Education: 2 years (i.e. Associate Degree) beyond HS
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that operates eight hospitals, four safety net clinics, one children’s mental health center and more than 190 ambulatory service centers in three states – Colorado, Kansas and Montana. The health system includes 15,000 full-time associates and more than 500 employed providers.