The Sleep Lab technicianâ��s responsibilities include diagnostic and therapeutic sleep studies ordered under the direction of a medical physician. The tech is responsible for performing tests on pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patient populations. The following studies are performed: diagnostic sleep studies, CPAP/BIPAP titration studies and multiple sleep latency testing and the scoring of the test results.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
1. Must be a graduate of an accredited polysomnographic technology program accredited by the Committee on allied Health education and Accreditation or equivalent formal training.
2. Must have current BCLS certification.
3. Registered or certified respiratory therapist with formal sleep training is acceptable.
4. Eligible for/or successful completion of the registration exam by the board of registered Polysomnographic Technologists.
Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.