Sleep (Polysomnographic) Trainee - Carle BroMenn Sleep Center
Company: Carle Health
Posted on: November 18, 2022
A sleep (polysomnographic) trainee develops competency in and
performs basic sleep testing and associated interventions, under
the direct supervision of a sleep technologist (RPSGT or RST).
Provides education and support to patients and families regarding
sleep testing and sleep disorders treatment.
One (1) year of college courses or six (6) months of direct patient
Must be enrolled in an Accredited Sleep Technologist Education
Program, (A-STEP) program within six (6) months after hire
CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Previous healthcare experience preferred.
Must have strong interpersonal and customer-service skills. Possess
appropriate computer skills for the position (basic computer
operation/troubleshooting; Word and Excel). Good verbal and written
communication skills; ability to perform basic math/computations.
Demonstrate critical thinking skills and ability to follow
- Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide age
specific care for all populations seen in the Sleep Lab.
- Under direct supervision of a Polysomnographic Technologist,
documents routine observations during testing. Correlates
physiologic data and behavioral observations to facilitate scoring
and interpretation of data.
- Reviews patient history and supporting documentation for
medical necessity. Acquires and documents additional information
from the patient or ordering provider, if needed, to ensure
appropriateness of testing and parameters.
- Under direct Supervision of a Polysomnographic Technologist,
performs and demonstrates proficiency in performing ancillary
testing (oximetry, actigraphy, home sleep apnea testing).
- Develops and maintains effective working relationships;
communicates professionally and respectfully with all internal and
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate
against any employee or applicant for employment because of race,
color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation,
gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or
any other federal, state or local protected class. Carle Health
participates in E-Verify and may provide the Social Security
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Effective September 20, 2021, the COVID 19 vaccine is required for
all new Carle Health team members. Requests for medical or
religious exemption will be permitted. With an approved exemption,
healthcare workers must do weekly testing and verify a negative
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