This job board retrieves part of its jobs from: Toronto Jobs | Emplois Montréal | IT Jobs Canada

Get your new job in the State of Ohio! Updated everyday

To post a job, login or create an account |  Post a Job

Polysomnographic Technician Trainee

Cleveland Clinic

This is a Full-time position in Cleveland, OH posted December 25, 2020.

**Job Summary:**Under close supervision, receives training and gains the basic concept to perform polysomnographic testing.**Responsibilities:**+ Prepares patients and equipment for ordered testing.+ Interviews patient to determine sleep disorder issues and to explain testing procedures.+ Performs and documents testing.+ Monitors patient throughout testing and intervenes as necessary to resolve patient needs or equipment issues.+ Scores, interprets and reports results of sleep studies.+ Prepares, calibrates, repairs and maintains equipment required for testing.+ Other duties as assigned.**Education:**+ High school diploma or equivalent.+ Current enrollment in an accredited educational program leading either to an Associate’s degree or certificate with an emphasis on polysomnography preferred.**Certifications:**+ Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider.**Complexity of Work** :+ Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.+ Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.**Work Experience** :+ Minimum six months direct patient care experience.+ One year healthcare-related post-secondary education may substitute for stated experience.**Physical Requirements** :+ Requires full range of body motion including standing and walking for extended periods of time; must lift and carry items weighing up to 50 pounds.+ Ability to assist with positioning and transporting patients.+ Requires the ability to maneuver equipment and motor coordination to operate equipment.+ Requires normal or corrected vision and hearing to normal range.+ Manual and finger dexterity and hand-eye coordination.+ Requires working under stressful conditions and irregular hours.+ Possible exposure to communicable diseases and body fluids.**Personal Protective Equipment** :+ Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.Keywords: Sleep Tech, Polysomnography, Polysomnographer, Polysomnographic, Poly, polysom, polysomn, PSG, PSG Tech, PSG Technician, Sleep technician, Sleep, traineeThe policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment.

All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine.

Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine.

Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic’s Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days.

Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law.

Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic facility.Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities