Job Description

Job Title: Polysomnographic Sleep Tech
Job ID: 32050524
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: Various night shfits
Shift: Night Job
Facility: UPMC Presbyterian
Department: Sleep Eval Ctr
Location: 3459 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15213

Description

Purpose:
Under the supervision of physicians and in the presence of a Polysomnographic Technologist, the Polysomnographic Technician is responsible for performing patient care duties and providing customer service to clients of the sleep center.

Responsibilities:
  • Serves, manages and supports internal and external customers.
  • Cleaning and sterilization is performed according to infection control guidelines.
  • Inventory of lab supplies is taken and level for optimum functioning of lab is maintained.
  • Educates patients on sleep lab procedures.
  • Prepares patients for diagnostic testing as directed and according to departmental procedures.
  • Accurately scores and analyzes sleep studies.
  • Participates in sleep disorders center professional activities and continuing education.
  • Performs therapeutic treatments and interventions, working with a Polysomnographic Technologist at all times.
  • Communicates appropriately using good interpersonal skills.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma Required
  • Bachelor's Degree or six (6) months relevant experience in a related field (such as Sleep, EEG, Respiratory Therapy, or similar) preferred.

    Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
    Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation OR Basic Life SupportCPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hireLicensed to practice as a Polysomnographic Technologist from the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (RPSGT), the American Board of Sleep Medicine (RST) or the National Board of Respiratory Care (CRT-SDS or RRT-SDS) within 6 months of meeting the eligibility requirements, and within 2 years from date of hire required.


    UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Salary Range: $17.62 to $29.28 / hour

Union Position: No

Apply Current Employee?

UPMC VALUES

At UPMC, our shared goal is to create a cohesive, positive, experience for our employees, patients, health plan members, and community. If you too are driven by these values, you may be a great fit at UPMC!

QUALITY & SAFETY
DIGNITY & RESPECT
CARING & LISTENING
RESPONSIBILITY & INTEGRITY
EXCELLENCE & INNOVATION

UPMC provides a total rewards package that can help you achieve the goals you have for your career and your personal life. Whether you want to learn a new skill through a training course, reach personal health and wellness targets, become more involved in your community, or follow a career path that provides you with the right experience to be successful, UPMC can help you get to where you want to be.


WORKING HERE



Now more than ever, YOU can help us shape our communities and UPMC into a better place for everyone to work, study, play, and thrive.

Learn more about working here and check out our policies and recent updates.

UPMC Health Plan Named Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality in 2019


UPMC Ranked #1 Best Places for Women and Diverse Managers in 2019

Share:
Talent Network