Ministry Health Care Polysomnographic Tech - Sleep Lab at Mercy Medical Center, Oshkosh WI (Casual, Nights) in Oshkosh, Wisconsin

Title: Polysomnographic Tech - Sleep Lab at Mercy Medical Center, Oshkosh WI (Casual, Nights) Location: WI-Oshkosh-Mercy Medical - 500 South Oakwood Road Job Number: R-1410353

Mercy Medical Center is currently hiring a Polysomnographic Tech for the Sleep Lab! This is a Casual/As Needed position scheduled primarily on the Night Shift. The Polysomnographic Technician is responsible for the acquisition of sleep data in the Sleep Disorders Center. Responsibilities include, but not limited to, patient preparation for polysomnography, electrode and recording transducer placement and application, nasal CPAP and Bi-level titration, monitoring of sleep patterns and recognition of abnormal events of sleep. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Demonstrates a working knowledge of a broad range of techniques to monitor sleep physiology. Coordinates patient schedules with technical personnel and available space effectively. Documents all patient activities during the recording process accurately. Performs and scores Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT) and Maintenance of Wakefulness Test (MWT). Performs equipment “trouble shooting” procedures. Understands and recognizes abnormal sleep events as recorded. Assures that department documentation and charges are current and accurate. Participates in extensive patient education on procedures and proper sleep hygiene. Performs data acquisition according to lab protocols. Scores records according to AASM approved scoring guidelines within the Sleep Disorders Center. Qualifications: HSD or equivalent RPSGT required Job: Sleep