Pacific Sleep Program is looking for a Sleep Technologist (Full Time preferred, Part Time acceptable) for our Astoria, Oregon AASM-accredited sleep medicine practice. We emphasize excellent patient care and customer service. Job duties include polysomnographic setups and monitoring as well as staging and scoring of sleep studies. Experience with Cadwell and Epic preferred but not required. Pediatric sleep tech experience is a plus.
Pacific Sleep Program (www.pacificsleepprogram.com) has been setting the standard for sleep medicine in the Oregon for over 35 years. We have several board certified sleep medicine physicians on staff and we are an AASM accredited sleep medicine facility. We offer health and dental benefits as well as 401k options for full-time employees.
Hours and Compensation: This position pays $23- 35 per hour, depending on experience and scoring proficiency, and ranges from 12-36 hours per week.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Prepares and calibrates equipment required for sleep testing to determine proper functioning and make adjustments, if necessary.
Performs polysomnographic data acquisition while monitoring study-tracing quality to ensure signals are artifact-free and make adjustments, if necessary.
Documents routine observations, including scoring of sleep stages and clinical events, changes in procedure, and other significant events in order to facilitate scoring and interpretation of polysomnographic results.
Implements appropriate interventions (including actions necessary for patient safety and therapeutic intervention such as continuous and bi-level positive airway pressure, oxygen, administration, etc.)
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Successful completion of an accredited educational program leading to a certificate or associate degree with an emphasis of sleep technology OR;
Successful completion of a sleep technology program associated with a state licensed and/or a nationally accredited educational facility or equivalent experience and documented proficiency for all competencies required of a Sleep Technician AND;
Certification by a nationally recognized certification board either the Registered Sleep Technologist, Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT), or Sleep Disorders Specialist (SDS) credential.
Must be licensed by the Oregon Health Licensing Agency or have a clear pathway for licensing (information on pathways available at https://www.oregon.gov/oha/PH/HLO/Pages/Board-RTPT-Polysom-License.aspx)
Please respond by email with a current resume. We look forward to hearing from you!
Job Type: Part-time and Full Time and contract positions
Internal Number: 1000
About Pacific Sleep Program
Setting the standard in Sleep Medicine care in Oregon for over 35 years, Pacific Sleep Program provides a comprehensive range of sleep medicine services. Our AASM-accredited locations in Portland and in Astoria provide sleep testing, including both overnight polysomnogram and home sleep tests, clinical consultation services and PAP therapy education and sales.