Memorial Health System
Schedule: Variable Hours, No Weekends
Summary: A Polysomnographic Technician performs comprehensive polysomnographic testing and analysis and associated interventions under the general supervision of a Polysomnographic Technologist (RST) and/or the clinical director (MD, PhD, DO) or designee. A Polysomnographic Technician can provide supervision of a Polysomnographic Trainee.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Participates in scheduling of diagnostic/consultative/educational activities for Sleep Disorder Center patients as approved by the Manager of Pulmonary Lab/Sleep Disorders Center
Maintains necessary patient records and performs required billing procedures to assure the continued solvency of the Sleep Disorder Center
Scoring of all sleep studies performed in the sleep lab
Reduces polysomnographic data to a tubular form for interpretation
Prepares for night-time/day-time polysomnography
Helps maintain required Sleep Disorders Center records
Participates in Sleep Disorders related research activities as approved by the Medical Director and Manager of Sleep Lab
Participates in evaluation of needed equipment to recommend to the Manager of the Pulmonary Lab
Registered polysomnographic sleep tech (RPSGT) with >5 yrs. experience in sleep medicine including extensive experience with scoring studies
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job classification. The statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills of personnel so classified.