Providence

<script type="application/ld+json"> { "@context": "http://schema.org/", "@type": "JobPosting", "jobLocation" : { "@type": "Place", "address": { "@type": "PostalAddress", "streetAddress": "550 17th Ave", "addressLocality": "Seattle", "addressRegion": "Washington", "postalCode": "98122", "addressCountry": "US" } } } </script>

Job Information

Swedish Health Services Sleep Technologist Registered - Sleep Lab in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Sleep Technologist Registered (0.6 FTE, Day Shift) to work for the Sleep Lab Department at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Sleep Technologist is responsible for performing comprehensive adult and pediatric polysomnographic testing, analysis, patient care and education, and associated interventions including diagnostic and therapeutic services such as CPAP, Bi-level, ASV, and O2 titration, under the general oversight of the Lab Supervisor, Manager, Director, or designee.

In this position you will:

  • Gather and analyze patient information: verifies medical order and protocol; complete and verify documentation; and orient patient and explain procedures; use excellent judgment in interpreting and clarifying orders; assess risks and intervenes appropriately.

  • Calibrate recording equipment and prepare ancillary equipment; apply electrodes and sensors according to accepted standards; fit therapeutic masks; perform physiological calibrations and ensures proper and expected signals; be able to troubleshoot problems independently.

  • Score sleep/wake stages by applying professionally accepted guidelines; scores clinical events according to current guidelines; generate an accurate report by tabulating sleep/wake and clinical event; process information post-test; completes shift-end report as needed.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Certification by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) as a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist.

  • Certification by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) as a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist.

  • Must obtain and provide management with proof of certification and required CECs to maintain current registered status.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN).

About the Cherry Hill Campus:

What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary-care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish health-care system.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://swedish.jobs/why-swedish/#benefits-rewards

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Polysomongraphy

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill James Tower (WA197) 550 17th Ave Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 314104

DirectEmployers