Respiratory Therapist / Sleep Tech - Torrey Pines
Employment Type: Full-Time
At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation's Top 100 Places to Work.
You'll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you're open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
The Scripps Clinic Viterbi Family Sleep Center has been helping people with sleep disorders for more than 20 years and is fully accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Not only is the center one of the oldest sleep disorder programs in the United States, our physicians are recognized nationally and internationally as experts in their field.
The Respiratory Therapist / Sleep Tech provides evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders that may involve polysomnography, diagnostic and therapeutic services, and/or patient care and education. To be successful, the Respiratory Therapist / Sleep Tech will be well versed with CPAP titration protocols and comfortable checking in patients and working independently in a sleep lab on the night shift. The Respiratory Therapist / Sleep Tech will also have access to on-call doctors, a team Lead, and since the lab is on a hospital campus, a charge nurse for any additional help. May include front office duties.
This is a full time position on the night shift. Shifts are 12 hours, 6:30pm - 7am or 7pm to 7:30am, 3 days a week. Potential to cover day shift as needed.
* Registered in sleep technology from the American Board of Sleep Medicine (RPSGT) and Registered with the California Medical Board as a Polysomnographic Technologist OR Registered in Respiratory Therapy from the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC/RRT) and current state license from the California Respiratory Care Board as a Respiratory Care Practitioner.
* Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from an American Heart Associated recognized provider.
* 1 year of experience in sleep disorders.
* Sleep Disorders Specialist (SDS) Certification from the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC/SDS).