RPSGT - Polysomnographic Technician - up to $7,500 Sign on Bonus
Location: Hagerstown, Maryland
Type: Full Time
2 openings available.
RPSGT - Polysomnographic Technician
A sleep technologist works under the general supervision of the medical director or designee to provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders including sleep apnea testing, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions, comprehensive patient care and direct patient education.
Education – High School diploma required. Associated degree in a healthcare related field preferred.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities – Good communication skills.Ability to interact with all age groups.Ability to work with little supervision.Basic computer skills.
Strength Through Diversity Meritus Health believes that diversity, equity, and inclusion are key drivers for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. When you join us, you become a part of Meritus Health, and we expect a record of achievement and advancement as we meet our mission. Our commitment to equity in all aspects of patient care delivery, education, and research to promote policies and practices to allow opportunities for all to create joy at work and reach their potential.
Happy to Help At Meritus, we believe in a collaborative and caring work environment. Interactions are an opportunity to learn, listen and to be there for one another. Therefore, we provide warm welcomes, hospitality-driven closures, and are always Happy to Help.
Experience – Minimum 1yr experience working in a health facility with patient contact or appropriate credentialing for the position held.
Licensure/Certification – Certified by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists as a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist "RPSGT". Licensed by the Maryland Board of Physicians as a Polysomnographic Technologist.Current BLS (CPR) in compliance with policy.
About Meritus Health
Meritus Health, Western Maryland’s largest health care provider, is located at the crossroads of Western Maryland, Southern Pennsylvania and the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. With nearly 3,000 employees, 500 medical staff members and 250 volunteers, Meritus Health serves over 200,000 residents of the tristate region.
Meritus Medical Center, the flagship facility of the health system, has more than 327 beds and is a Joint Commission accredited hospital. Meritus Medical Center has officially become a teaching hospital, serving as a clinical training site for the Meritus Family Medicine Residency Program, as well as for more than 1,000 nursing and allied health students annually.
Meritus Health also includes Meritus Medical Group, a network of 20 medical practices with more than 100 providers; Meritus Home Health; and Meritus Equipped for Life, a medical equipment company. Meritus Health is a 25% owner of Maryland Physicians Care, a 215,000 Medicaid member health plan. With a long-standing history of caring for the community, Meritus Health relentlessly pursues excellence to improve the health status of the region.
2030 Bold Goals:
The Meritus He...alth strategic plan has Bold Goals to be achieved by the year 2030 to support our Mission, Vision and Values.
Mission: Improve the health of our community.
Vision: To be the best health system.
Values: At Meritus, we support our mission and vision by living our values each and every day. By following our pledge, "I ACT", we each support Meritus with:
I = Integrity - We do the right thing, no matter what!
A = All in for quality and outcomes - Quality improvement isn't just something we talk about, it's a commitment we each live.
C = Community obsessed - We are our community, and we are here to take care of our neighbors. This isn't just about medical care; it's about caring for the whole person.
T = Teamwork - Nobody can do it alone! At Meritus we are one team that is diverse and inclusive, and we support another and our goals.