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POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECH POOL REG St. Joseph's Hospital

St. Joseph's Hospital - Tampa, FL
The Polysomnographic Technologist Pool is responsible for performance of basic polysomnographic recording procedures and works under direct supervision of a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist in accordance with technical standards in the Essential job functions approved by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), American Association of Sleep Technologists (AAST) and The Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT). The Polysomnographic Technologist Pool performs patient set-up and monitors sleep studies, which includes calibration, documentation, therapeutic PAP titration, oxygen titration, troubleshooting, data analysis and recognition of normal data and artifact. The Polysomnographic Technologist Pool works under direct supervision of an RPSGT and/or the clinical director (MD, PhD, DO) or designee. Six months of EEG or Respiratory experience is acceptable in lieu of Technical school.



***Must be willing to travel to different BayCare facilities as needed***



Qualifications

Certifications and Licensures



RequiredBLS (Basic Life Support)
RequiredCPSGT (Polysomnographic Technician)
OrRRT (Respiratory Therapy)Relevant Specialty
OrCRT (Respiratory)Relevant Specialty
OrRPSGT (Polysomnographic)

Education



RequiredHigh School or Equivalent
PreferredTechnicalPolysomnographic
PreferredAssociate'sRelated Field

Experience



Required6 monthsRelated experience in lieu of Technical Training/Program

Specific Skills


RequiredWritten and verbal communication skills
RequiredCritical thinking skills
RequiredMarketing skills
RequiredOrganizational skills
RequiredMedical terminology use and understanding
RequiredWork independently
RequiredComputer skills appropriate to position
RequiredTraining skills
RequiredWork with a team
RequiredCustomer service skills