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Polysomnographic technologist

The Sleep Disorders Center at Baptist Health Louisville is an allied health department within the hospital recognized for the quality of care and services it provides for patients and their families.

Baptist Louisville's Sleep Disorders Center is one of the largest centers in Louisville with the greatest number of credentialed staff: seven registered polysomnographic technologists and three board-certified physicians, with a total of 14 staff members. Each is dedicated to providing quality care and treatment to persons experiencing sleep problems.

Professional opportunities for growth and development are readily available at Baptist Louisville.

Polysomnographic technologists have the opportunity to work with a wide range of age populations and with patients experiencing a multitude of medical conditions in a variety of care settings. The patient population served includes adolescents, adults, and geriatrics.

The Sleep Disorders Center has one of the most technologically advanced centers in the area, with leading-edge polysomnographic equipment as well as CPAP/BiLevel equipment.

At Baptist Louisville, polysomnographic technologists are recognized as valued clinical team members by physicians, and other allied health departments. The physicians promote the polysomnographic technologist's abilities and rely on his or her expertise to help manage patients with sleep disorders.

Baptist Louisville also manages and staffs a four-bed Sleep Center at Baptist Health La Grange, which currently operates six nights a week.

Details and specs
Staffing: Five days a week, Monday through Friday, office hours 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Six nights a week, Sunday through Friday with 12-hour shifts from 6:30 p.m.-7 a.m. Work three days straight; be off for four days straight.

Equipment: Bio-Logic Sleep Scan II, ResMed CPAP/BiLevel.

Baptist Health Louisville is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Check out job openings and apply online.