**Potential for Sign on Bonus of $3,000 for RPSGT/RRT-SDS**
The Maine Sleep Center at Chest Medicine Associates is currently hiring full-time, part-time and per-diemPolysomnographic Technicians and Technologists. Our sleep technologists work under the general supervision of the Medical Director and Sleep Center Clinical Manager and provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders including in-center and home sleep apnea testing, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions, and patient education.
If you enjoy working as a part of a team and supporting providers by delivering excellent patient care and customer service and enjoying all that coastal Maine has to offer, review the requirements and benefits below and reach out to us to apply!
Collect, analyze and integrate patient information in order to identify and meet the patient-specific needs (physical/mental limitations, current emotional/physiological status regarding the testing procedure, pertinent medical/social history).
Determine final testing parameters/procedures in conjunction with the ordering physician or clinical director and laboratory protocols. Review the patient’s history and verify the medical order.
Follow sleep center protocols related to the sleep study. When patient arrives, verify identification, collect documents and obtain consent for the study.
Explain the procedure and orient the patient for either in center or home sleep apnea testing.
Provide age appropriate patient education.
Select appropriate equipment and calibrate for testing to determine proper functioning and adjust if necessary. Apply electrodes and sensors according to accepted published standards.
Perform routine positive airway pressure (PAP) interface fitting and desensitization.
For Polysomnographic Technicians, prior experience and completion of ASTEP are preferred, though will consider training the right candidate.
For Polysomnographic Technologists, certification by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists, RRT, or RST is required.
Current CPR / BLS certifications required.
Excellent clinical, communication, customer service, and organizational skills as well as flexibility.
We offer competitive compensation and benefits package (full-time) which includes:
Accrued PTO and approximately 9 paid holidays
Health, Dental, Disability, Life and Vision Insurance
Retirement (401K) and Profit-Sharing Plans
Free access to an onsite gym
***New hire incentive payments are available for the RPSGT/RRT candidate selected, are taxable and paid in 3 increments within 2 pay periods after one (1), six (6) and twelve (12) months of employment. Direct hires only.
If interested, please apply online or send your resume and cover letter to HR@cmamaine.com.
No phone calls, recruiters, or walk-ins please. Chest Medicine Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.
About Chest Medicine Associates
For over 25 years, Chest Medicine Associates has been serving patients in the Greater Portland area and from throughout Maine and southern New Hampshire. Chest Medicine Associates is a medical practice devoted to specialty care in Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. Our physicians and staff are committed to providing high quality care, prompt medical attention, and a personalized approach to health care problems. Physicians in our practice are specially trained to diagnose and treat lung diseases, critical illnesses, and sleep disorders.