Polysomnographic Tech 9/17/2016

Northside Hospital Canton, GA

Company
Northside Hospital
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
68499
AJE Ref #
576206472
Location
Canton, GA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Associates Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECH

Job ID #: 68499
Job Category: Respiratory Therapy
Employment Type: Resource
Shift: Night
Education Required: Associates Degree
Location: Canton, GA
Posted Date: September 16, 2016 Back to Search Results



Imagine a place where you can improve lives every day this place is Northside Hospital. Join our team of medical professionals who offer a lifetime of care. As Georgia s Most Preferred Hospital in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years, we are the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We currently seek dynamic, skilled people to join our team of talented, award-winning staff. If you are a qualified, committed professional and are ready to work in a compassionate and innovative team environment, Northside is the place for you. Start your journey with us today!

FACILITY OVERVIEW
With strong ties to the communities we serve, at Northside Hospital-Cherokee we are proud of our commitment to provide quality, personalized, competitive healthcare services. We are an 84-bed, not-for-profit, full-service community hospital specializing in Surgery, Emergency, Maternity and Outpatient Services. We are currently undergoing state-of-the-art renovations and expansions, including a replacement hospital scheduled to open in 2015. Come join our innovative team and make a difference in our community!

SERVICE AREA OVERVIEW
The first fully accredited sleep disorders center in Georgia, Northside s Sleep Disorder Center utilizes the latest technology in diagnosing and treating sleep/wake disorders. Sleep rooms are designed to be quiet and comfortable (spa-like) and include full bathrooms with shower, flat-screen televisions, cable network and new furniture. Accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, we provide medical consultations, day and night sleep studies and a wide range of treatment options, education and follow-up care. Our highly specialized team of sleep professionals treat more than 1,000 patients a month for problems such as sleep apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy and more. And having a full-time on-site, Board-Certified Sleep Specialist puts the centers at a level of service unsurpassed by many other sleep labs in the area.

POSITION DESCRIPTION
The Polysomnographic Technologist will be responsible for preparing adolescent, adult and geriatric patients and equipment for sleep disorders testing. Monitors the polysomnogram and documents per policy.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Must possess good written and oral communication skills. Demonstrated expertise in sleep disorders, sleep activity, abnormalities, movement arousals, and respirations. One year experience in sleep study activity. Must be CPR certified. Registry in polysomnography from the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes

WORK HOURS: 7p-7a

WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: Yes

ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No

Why choose Northside* Northside supports our employees professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside s team!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.