If you prefer to be somewhere with a better clinical reputation—and be
truly appreciated personally and professionally—bring your talents to
Mary Washington Healthcare. Our renowned regional healthcare
network includes Mary Washington Hospital in Fredericksburg, Virginia
and Stafford Hospital in nearby Stafford, as well as seven additional
facilities for specialty and outpatient care.
position will perform polysomnography (sleep related) studies and be
able to score sleep studies in accordance with physician orders and with
clinical oversight of management. Duties and responsibilities are
performed in accordance with department and national standards for the
performance of polysomnography testing. The incumbent in this position
will support the mission, vision, values, and strategic initiatives of
Mary Washington Healthcare and must demonstrate a commitment to quality
service to patients, physicians, the public and co-workers.
Essential Functions & Responsibilities :
routine testing as outlined in department scope of practice, policy and
procedures, quality assurance standards and CBOTs. Routine testing
includes, but is not limited to:
Split-Night (CPAP/BIPAP titrations) PSG
advanced testing as outlined in department scope of practice, policy
and procedures, quality assurance standards and CBOTs. Performance of
advanced testing is done at the discretion of management. Advanced
testing includes, but is not limited to:
Multiple Sleep Latency Testing (MSLT)
Maintenance Wakefulness Testing (MWT)
Selects and verifies integrity of equipment and troubleshoots to ensure quality testing.
Prioritizes/organizes workload to promote quality and expedient testing.
professionally and effectively with physicians, fellow staff and other
disciplines to evaluate and modify testing as needed.
Provides patient instruction (and education as applicable) and evaluates the patient’s response to testing.
Responds appropriately in emergency situations.
Maintains a safe and orderly environment.
Demonstrates effective communication, customer service, and team building skills.
responsibility for professional growth and development (in
collaboration with the Sleep Lab). Attends classes, seminars, and
training sessions designed to promote quality testing and foster team
and individual growth.
in quality and performance improvement processes. Assists management
and physicians (as applicable) in activities that add value to positive
patient outcomes and improve hospital operations.
patient information pertinent to testing to ensure comprehensive,
timely and accurate recording, accounting and reporting of clinical
Performs other duties as identified by management and physicians.
Attends meetings as designated.
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High School graduate or equivalent – required.
Graduation from an AMA PSG or RT Program, or equivalent- required.
Licensed RCP, RRT or RPSGT- required.
Minimum 12 months clinical experience in field of polysomnography, respiratory therapy, emergency or
paramedic medicine, or nursing-required.
Successful completion of CBOT within 90-day probationary period.