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Date: Jan 12, 2018

Location: Durango, CO, US 81301

Company: Centura Health

Located in the scenic, historic and charming Southwest Colorado town of Durango, Mercy Regional Medical Center (MRMC) is a full-service, acute care hospital with Level III Trauma designation. Recognized by Healthgrades (a leading, independent health care ratings company) with awards for Outstanding Patient Experience and Patient Safety Excellence, as well as an “A” Hospital Safety rating  from The LeapFrog Group,  Mercy Regional Medical Center blends state-of-the-art technology  with a serene and comfortable environment to promote well-being and healing.  Specialty services include emergency care, surgical care, cardiac care, an Orthopedic and Spine Center of Excellence and a Family Birthing Center equipped with every amenity and a dedicated surgical suite.  Durango residents experience an exceptional quality life with world-class outdoor recreation including snow sports, river sports, hiking, biking and more. Learn more about us at: http://www.mercydurango.org/



Job Description/Job Posting ID: 113444



Recruiter Contact: Alison Williams, AlisonWilliams@centura.org



Clinic/Department: 7392 MRMC SLEEP LAB 



Hospital: MERCY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER 



Schedule: Full Time



Shift: Nights


POSITION SUMMARY



The Polysomnographic Technologist is an individual who possesses the necessary skills to perform specialty diagnostic and therapeutic procedures related to sleep disorders. This includes, but is not limited to diagnostic polysomnography, Split Night testing, CPAP, Bi-Level, Auto-Servo Ventilation (ASV), Oxygen titrations, and End Tidal CO2 monitoring. The Polysomnographic Technologist must be able to work independently, act as a resource person in the area of sleep disorders, and provide individualized customer service to patients, families, physicians, and staff. The Polysomnographic Technologist is also responsible for assisting with Quality Improvement.



 



MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS



 High School Diploma or GED



 



MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS



 One year of patient care/medical experience



 



LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS



Current BLS certification required from American Heart Association



Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) Credential from the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) upon hire or within 2 years





PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS



Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly.


Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 



 


Nearest Major Market: Durango
Nearest Secondary Market: Colorado

Job Segment: Polysomnography, Medical, Orthopedic, Patient Care, Therapy, Healthcare