UofL Health

Polysom Tech I, Sleep Study-Medical Center East, 7p-7a

Job Locations US-KY-Louisville
Job ID
ULH-Sleep Study Services
Job Type


We are Hiring at the Sleep Center at UofL Health-Medical Center East. 
Location: 3920 Dutchmans Lane, Louisville, KY 40207
Shift Options: Full Time, 7p-7a


About Us

Medical Center East opened in 2003 and, for nearly 20 years, has provided patients with an outpatient care experience defined by patient comfort, privacy, personal service, and leading-edge technology. Home of the Center for Excellence in Women’s Care, the facility has earned distinction as being the first in Louisville to receive accreditation from the American College of Radiology (ACR) for breast MRI, as well as Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE) designation. The medical center offers a full range of services, including 24/7 emergency care, chest pain observation services, breast MRI, 3D digital mammography, laser eye surgery, diagnostic and medical imaging, outpatient surgery, orthopedic care, gastroenterology care, urology care, primary and specialty care, rehab services, laboratory, and infusion services.


Our Mission

As an academic health care system, we will transform the health of the communities we serve through compassionate, innovative, patient-centered care.


Job Summary

The Polysom Technologist performs and operates sleep study equipment according to manufacturer recommendations and with physician oversight to include polysomnography, Continuous Positive Airway pressure (CPAP) titration, Home Sleep Testing, and electroencephalography. Responsible for record keeping of patient files, faxing reports as needed, along with other clerical duties as needed. Cleans and prepares equipment for patient use.


• Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served
• Performs procedures to ensure quality patient care in accordance with Accrediting Body and Sleep physician expectations/protocols under the supervision of the Registered Technologist
• Participates in hospital and department quality assurance programs to ensure safety and satisfaction
• Contributes to the efficient operation and monitoring of the department and utilizes our resources efficiently
• Demonstrates complete working knowledge of equipment within assigned area
• Supports goals of department/organization. Works as a team player by enhancing team effectiveness, supporting, and assisting team members, the department and/or the organization

• Maintains regulatory compliance and licensure for current position
• Displays knowledge and complies with the National Patient Safety goals
• Attends all UofL Health required educational programs as well as all KNOW modules
• Uses standard precautions, PPE, at all times
• Maintains professional development and education for technical competency
• Supports and reports any identified compliance matters
• Maintains compliance with all company policies, procedures and standards of conduct
• Complies with HIPAA privacy and security requirements to maintain confidentiality at all times
• Performs other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications
• High school diploma or GED equivalent

• Must obtain Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) prior to start of employment.

• Graduate of an accredited school of Sleep Technology or Complete the A-Step Sleep Program within 6 months of start date.

  • Must obtain Certified Polysomnographic Technician (CPSGT) from the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BPRT) within 6 months of employment.
  • Must obtain Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) from the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BPRT) within 3 years of employment.

Preferred Qualifications

• Previous experience in EEG or Polysomnography.


Benefits & Perks
• Competitive Pay & Benefits Options
• Paid Vacation, Sick days, and Holidays
• Free tuition to UofL for Part- and Full-time employees for Child/Spouse/Domestic Partner
• 401K with Employer Match





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