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Polysomnographic Tech (Student) Intern - Elyria Medical Center: PRN

Company: University Hospitals
Location: Elyria
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Job Description:

Job Description: div data-field="description" class="jd-description"strongDescription/strongp /p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333"An Intern Polysomnographic Technologist works under the general supervision of a /fontfont face="Arial" color="#222222" style="background-color: white;"Registered Polysomnographic Technologist, or Registered Respiratory Therapist, Sleep Disorder Specialist, /fontfont size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333"the Clinical Manager and Medical Directors to provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders. This may involve polysomnography, diagnostic and therapeutic services or patient care and education. The RPSGT or RRT-SDS will serve as a preceptor to PSG Intern/Student. Under direct supervision of a RPSGT/RRT-SDS, the Intern/Student may participate in the Domains of practice listed below:/font/p divfont size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" /font/div p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333"1. buGather and analyze patient information/u/b /font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" a. Collect, analyze, and integrate patient information in order to identify and meet patient specific needs (physical and mental limitations, current emotional/physiological status regarding the testing procedures, pertinent medical/social history). The RPSGT/RRT-SDS will determine the final testing parameters/procedures in conjunction with the information collect and obtained by the Intern/Student and the ordering physician or clinical director and laboratory protocols. /font/p divfont size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" b. Complete and verify documentation/font/div p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" c. Explain pre-testing, testing, and post-testing procedures to the patient/font/p divfont size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" /font/div p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333"2. buTesting preparation procedures/u/b /font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" a. Prepare and calibrate equipment required for testing to determine proper functioning and make adjustments, if necessary /font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" b. Apply electrodes and sensors according to accepted published standards./font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" c. Perform appropriate physiologic calibrations to ensure proper signals and make adjustment if necessary./font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" d. Perform routine positive airway pressure (PAP) mask fitting./font/p divfont size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" /font/div p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333"3. buPolysomnographic Procedures/u/b /font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" a. Follow procedural protocols [such as Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT), Maintenance of Wakefulness Test (MWT), parasomnia studies, PAP and oxygen titration, etc.] to ensure collection of appropriate data./font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" b. Follow "lights out" procedures to establish and document baseline values (such as body position, oxyhemoglobin saturation, respiratory and heart rates, etc.)/font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" c. Perform polysomnographic data acquisition while monitoring study-tracing quality to ensure signals are artifact-free and make adjustments, if necessary. /font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" d. Document routine observations, including sleep stages and clinical events, changes in procedure, and significant events in order to facilitate scoring and interpretation of polysomnographic results./font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" e. Implement appropriate interventions (including actions necessary for patient safety and therapeutic intervention such as continuous and bi-level positive airway pressure, oxygen administration, etc.)./font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" f. Follow "lights on" procedures to verify integrity of collected data and complete the data collection process (e.g. repeats the physiological and instrument calibrations and instructs the patient on completing questionnaires, etc.)./font/p p style="margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px"font size="2" face="Arial" color="#333333" g. Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and provide age specific care in the treatment, assessment, and education of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult,

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