Inova Health Systems POLYSOMNOGRAPHY TECHNICIAN 3 in ALEXANDRIA, Virginia

Job Description

Sleep Technician to support MSL (day time studies) and cover night shift as needed

Technician must be able to work under the general supervision of the clinical manager or medical director to provide comprehensive evaluations and treatment of sleep disorders. Technician must determine final testing parameters/procedures in conjunction with ordering physician or the clinical director and sleep center's protocols. Must be able to communicate effectively with the patient regarding documents and collecting any medical forms Must be able to apply electrodes and sensors according to accepted published standards of the AASM (American Academy of Sleep Medicine). Perform routine positive airway pressure ( PAP) interface fitting and desensitization. Document routine observations, including sleep stages and clinical events, changes in procedures, and other significant events in order to facilitate scoring and interpretation of the clinical results.

Must have general computer knowledge.

Must demonstrate customer service skills.

Must be a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) and have a VA state license in Polysomnography

Maintain a current CPR/BLS certification.

EEO: M/F/Vets/Disabled

Requirements

Must be a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) and have a VA state license in Polysomnography

Maintain a current CPR/BLS certification.

Must have general computer knowledge and demonstrated customer service skills.

Work Site Location: INOVA ALEXANDRIA HOSPITAL

Work Site Address: 4320 SEMINARY ROAD

Schedule: Monday-Friday

Work Site City/State: ALEXANDRIA, VA

Shift: Day/Night