Name: Heather Lubs/HR
Phone #: 651-325-2328
Location: St. Paul, Minnesota
Company Name: Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare
Job Category: Polysomnographic Technologist
Open Position Title: Polysomnographic Technologist II (RPSGT)
Employment Type: Full Time
Gillette is looking for a Polysomnographic Technologist II who loves exciting challenges to join the Neurodiagnostics/Sleep team at our St. Paul, MN campus. This position is a .9 FTE, Night shift: 12 hours Monday – Thursday. Fully benefit eligible.
This role provides comprehensive evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders under the direction of a physician This includes; working independently, problem solving equipment issues, performing titration studies of positive airway pressure and supplemental oxygen, scoring studies as recorded and generating professional and detailed comments that accurately summarize all parameters of the polysomnogram. Knowledge of sleep/wake physiology and sleep pathology as it occurs in the laboratory setting is necessary in this role to ensure patient safety.
Requirements of this position:
• Successful completion of an accredited educational program leading to an associate degree in a related health field,
Successful completion of a Polysomnography program, of no less than one year’s duration, associated with a state licensed and/or nationally accredited educational facility or equivalent experience and documented proficiency at all competencies required of a Polysomnographic Technician.
• Certification by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic technologists as a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist or equivalent.
• Current CPR certification (BLS for Healthcare Providers by the American Heart Association)
• Graduate of an accredited school of Respiratory Care. Must be credentialed, either certified or registered through the State Board and/or National Board for Respiratory Care.