Sleep Lab Tech - Nights
This is a full time position working the night shift in the Sleep Lab at Oro Valley Hospital.
Responsible for activities in the sleep lab including, but not limited, to: verification of medical orders, protocol, and documentation; patient orientation to the sleep center; preparing / calibrating equipment used in sleep testing; performing patient preparation including application of electrodes in 10-20 montage, calibrations and Positive Airway Pressure mask fitting; performing data acquisition, documenting routine observations and assisting in appropriate interventions.; assisting in record staging, identifying significant events, and artifacts, and tabulations of accurate and timely reports of clinical data.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Required: High school diploma/GED or equivalent experience.
Required: One (1) year Sleep Lab or Sleep Center experience.
Preferred: Three (3) years experience.
Ability to communicate / provide clear and accurate information in an appropriate manner consistent with the developmental age range of the patient. Ability to follow written and oral instructions and established procedures. Has current knowledge and skills appropriate to age / type of patient population served. Understanding of how sleep affects the body systems. Rapid interpretation of PSG tracings.
Required: RPSGT or ABSM certificate or RRT/CRTT with SDS designation to be earned within 6 months of hire. -American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross(ARC) or American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI) BLS certification.
Preferred: AZ license as an RN.
Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is a 177-bed hospital that also has a freestanding emergency center and large physician group. With these varied access points, you have your choice of settings in which to work. Oro Valley Hospital’s culture centers around providing safe, quality care to patients, but also to foster a work environment based on teamwork, commitment to a shared goal and recognizing employees for all they do to care for our patients. Often described as a “family,” the staff at OVH take pride in doing the best they can to care for their community. OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.