Registered Sleep Technologist

Lebanon, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 59389

Position Summary:

 

General Summary:

 

 

Under general supervision, performs a variety of tests and studies related to the diagnosis and treatment of sleep-related

breathing disorders according to established standards and practices.

 

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

 

1 Schedules, performs and evaluates the technical validity of overnight sleep studies, nocturnal pulse oximetry, and other

related studies.

2 Sets up and applies polysomnographic monitoring devices, ensuring patient safety and accurate test results.

3 Provides summary analysis/reports of all polysomnographic studies for physician review.

4 Instructs patient in the home use of therapeutic devices.

The following are common expectations:

5 Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span of the assigned patient

population. Assesses and interprets patient age specific data and provides appropriate, age specific treatment. Provides

direct patient care to assigned patient age group(s).

6 Maintains established policies and procedures, objectives, quality assessment, safety, environmental and infection control

standards.

7 Participates in educational programs and inservice meetings.

8 Provides outstanding service to all customers; fosters teamwork; and practices fiscal responsibility through improvement

and innovation.

9 Prepares and maintains written documentation as required by the profession and the department.

10 Responsible for the care and maintenance of department/entity equipment and supplies.

11 Attends meetings as required.

 

Required Skills

 

Qualifications:

 

Note: Other combinations of formal education, training and experience may be considered.

 

Minimum Education Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training

 

Preferred Education Associate's Degree

 

Minimum Experience 1 - 2 years

Registered Sleep Technologist preferred

 

Req Cert/Registration Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) in PA; CPR certification

 

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Employment Benefits

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  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

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Formed in 1813, Lebanon is a quaint city of 25,700 residents. The area, rich in heritage and the small-town charm of yesteryear, features sites on the National Register of Historic Places, museums, scenic parks and recreation facilities, performing arts theaters, artists' studios, a farmers' market and dining establishments for all tastes.

Life in Lebanon County offers affordable housing and options for pursuing higher education. Residents can find local employment in manufacturing, retail, arts and entertainment, healthcare and service sectors. Located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lebanon is within an easy driving distance to Harrisburg, Lancaster, Reading and York. (Patient population: 140,000)