• Polysomnographic Technologist, Fill time- Nights

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(12/4/2018 11:13 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-16328
    Benefits Eligible
    Yes
    Shift
    Night
    Type
    Full-Time Regular
    CBA Code
    Non-Union
  • Job Description

    Polysomnographic Technician, full-time, Hyde Park 

    10HRS- Full Time- Nights

     

    We're hiring for a Polysomnographic Technician to work full-time nights on our main Hyde Park campus. 

     


    As a Polysomnographic Technician, you will be responsible for the preparation of patients, collection of information pertinent to the test, performance of the specified test and the interpretation of the recording for the purpose of informing a physician of critical problems and writing informal preliminary reports for the Sleep Fellow and other Sleep Physicians. 

     


    Job Qualifications:

    • Minimum of a High School diploma and the completion of preparation modules for a registration certificate in Polysomnographic Technology (RPSGT or RST) 
    • Prefer graduate from an accredited 2 year program in Electroneuro diagnostics.
    • Registered Respiratory Therapist will also qualify. 
    • Minimum of four years’ experience (including clinical) in the field of sleep disorders is preferred
    • Polysomnography (attended and unattended recordings)
    • CPAP/BiPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) titrations
    • Sleep Disorders (Parasomnias, Sleep Apnea, etc).
    • MSLTs (Multiple Sleep Latency Tests)
    • O2/CO2 (oxygen administration and CO2 values)
    • Experience with patient education (unattended device set-up, CPAP use and compliance)
    • Troubleshooting equipment
    • 12 hour night shifts 


    Licenses/Certifications:

    • CPR Certified
    • RPSGT (Registered Polysomnographic Tehcnologist) or RST (Registered Sleep Technologist) certification within one year of hire 

     

    Bring your career to the next level as a Polysomnographic Technician in a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront. University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence HERE!  

     

    For more information, please contact Alexis.Davis@uchospitals.edu 

     

    Why Join Us

    We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion

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    Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront,

    University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs 

    The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics

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