Reg Polysomnographic Tech

Mercy
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Job Details

  • Location: Fort Smith, AR, 72903
  • Date Posted: 7 months ago
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Category: Healthcare - Allied Health
  • Req Number: MEHEUS862456EXTERNALENUS
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Description

We're a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals - careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its "Top 100 Places to Work."

Overview:

Under the direct supervision of the Section Manager, the Sleep Technician is responsible for performing diagnostic and therapeutic polysomnography recordings (Sleep, EEG and long term EEG) with guidance from our Medical Director, physician orders and department policies and procedures. This includes but not limited to: operating sleep recording equipment, cleaning equipment, making beds. Teaching/explaining procedure to patients as well as helping them to bedrooms, in and out of bed, chairs and restroom. Performs office maintenance related functions such as placing and receiving phone calls, charting and filing, light cleaning and stocking.

Qualifications:
  • Education: Candidate must be a high school graduate.
  • Certifications: Must be credentialed in polysomnography by a recognized credentialing agency and must maintain credentials by meeting requirements ie: CEUs/yr
    Other: Ability to use business computer applications such as MS Word and Excel.
  • Preferred Education: Two years collage in health related sciences.
  • Preferred Licensure: Licensure in respiratory care, nursing or electrodiagnostics.
  • Preferred Experience: Two years working in Accredited Sleep disorders Facility.
  • Preferred Certifications: Certification in additional allied healthcare fields EEG, Respiratory, Nusring.
  • Preferred Other: Advanced computer experience with Multiple sleep applications and equipment. Ability to use business computer applications such as MS Word and Excel.nc.


We Offer Great Benefits:

Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!

We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.

At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.

What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.

RPSGT , Sleep medicine, Sleep Center

Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.