MAIN FUNCTION: Under the supervision of the Director, Respiratory Services and upon request of the physician, sets up and operates various types of Sleep Lab equipment to be utilized in the diagnosis and treatment of sleep related breathing disorders. EDUCATION: AS/BS degree in Respiratory Therapy or other related allied health science; RPSGT required. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c
EDUCATION: AS/BS degree in Respiratory Therapy or other related allied health science; RPSGT required.
About Griffin Health
The Sleep Wellness Center at Griffin Hospital is a comprehensive program that brings state-of-the-art sleep medicine to our community. The Sleep Wellness Center is accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) as a sleep disorders center, one of only 13 in Connecticut to achieve the Academy's highest level of accreditation.
The Sleep Wellness Center is staffed by highly trained physicians and polysomnographists trained in state-of-the-art sleep medicine techniques. Under the direction of K. Marya Chaisson, MD, a board certified pulmonary medicine and sleep medicine physician, the center serves approximately 1,300 patients per year who come to the Sleep Wellness Center at Griffin Hospital seeking help for sleep disorders such as insomnia, sleep apnea, snoring, restless leg syndrome, and narcolepsy.
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Conveniently located on the 1st floor of Griffin Hospital, the four-bed Sleep Wellness Center incorporates Griffin Hospital's patient-centered Planetree model of care, with beautifully appointed sleep study rooms to increase the comfort of the patient and help ensure a quality sleep study.