Sleep Lab Tech II - New River Valley Sleep Center

Christiansburg, VA, US, 24073

Job Summary

Make the most of your clinical skills at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services.

 

Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.

 

A polysomnographic technologist works under the general supervision of the medical director (MD, DO, PhD) or designee to provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders including in center and out of center sleep testing, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions, comprehensive patient care and direct patient education.  A sleep technologist is able to perform the duties defined for a sleep technician and is able to provide oversight of other sleep center staff.  The sleep technologist is credentialed in sleep technology.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Successful completion of an accredited educational program leading to an associate degree with an emphasis in polysomnography. 

                                                      Or

Successful completion of a sleep technology program associated with a state licensed and/or nationally accredited educational facility or equivalent experience and documented proficiency at all competencies required of a sleep technician.

                                                       And

Certification by a nationally recognized certification board and holds Sleep Tech Credentials Registered Sleep Technologist (RPSGT) and would consider Registered Sleep Technologist (RST) or Sleep Disorders Specialist (SDS) credential.

 

Experience: Work in AASM accredited sleep center for one year preferred.

 

Licensure/Certification: 

  • Virginia State License for Polysomnographic Technologist AND
  • RPSGT by the Board of Polysomnographic Technologists (would consider RST by American Board of Sleep Medicine or SDS by The National Board for Respiratory Care).

Obtain/Maintain current AHA BLS-HCP

 

Other:

Demonstrates computer skills appropriate for the position.

Demonstrates effective written and verbal communication skills.

Demonstrates appropriate social and customer service skills.

Demonstrates critical thinking, ability follow directions and  work with minimal supervision.

Demonstrates teamwork skills.

Follow HIPPA policies to maintain the privacy and security of patient information.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 

Requisition Number: 23112 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CNRVMC - Carilion New River Valley Medical Center 
Shift: Night 
Shift Details: Three 12 hour shifts
Recruiter: DAVID L NIVEN 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4057 
Recruiter Email: dlniven@carilionclinic.org 

 

ABOUT CARILION:
As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 
 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 
 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
 

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
 

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

 

Posting Notes:


Nearest Major Market: Blacksburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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