Children's Hospital Colorado Sleep Lab Technician II - 58922 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Why Work at Children's....This position is located in Colorado Springs - Colorado Springs is listed as#11 of best places to live in the U.S. (according to U.S. News & World Report)For more information for living in working in Colorado Springs please clickthe following linkWith a regional team of more than 550 team members - including 45 providersacross more than 20 medical specialties - Children's Colorado has beenpresent in southern Colorado since 2001 and now has team members at fourlocations providing outpatient specialty care, inpatient care, emergentcare, therapy care and urgent care services. Scheduled to open in early2019, the new Children's Hospital Colorado-Colorado Springs will be thefirst pediatric-only hospital in the region. Once completed, it will be themost comprehensive children's hospital between Denver, Dallas, Phoenixand Kansas City and will include the region's only emergency department andoperating rooms built just for kids and served by pediatric experts who havededicated their lives to treating kids - and only kids - and who will bedirectly linked to one of the country's leading pediatric academic medicalcenters. A career at Children's Colorado will challenge you, inspireyou, and motivate you to make a difference in the life of a child.This exciting opportunity will not only give you the ability to lead a diverseteam of pediatric experts, you will also have the chance to build and grow asuccessful team in a new hospital in one of the most beautiful cities in thecountry!Learn about Children's and our Culture: InformationDepartment: New Facility Start-UpHours per week: 36, eligible for benefitsShift: NightsJob OverviewThe Sleep Lab Technician 2 performs polysomnographic diagnostic andtherapeutic testing and analysis to assist sleep clinicians with the diagnosisand treatment of sleep disorders and sleep related breathing disorders.ResponsibilitiesPopulation Specific Carea.) Neonate -b.) Infancy - >30 days to 1yrc.) Toddlers - >1yr to 3yrsd.) Preschoolers - >3yrs to 5yrse.) School age - >5yrs to 13yrsf.) Adolescent - >13yrs to 18yrsg.) Adult - >18yrs to 65yrs Essential FunctionsAn employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of thefollowing essential functions. These examples do not include all of thefunctions which the employee may be expected to perform.Educates and interacts with patients and their families during the course ofcare; interviews patient and family to obtain information needed to completepre-test paperwork.Sets up and calibrates monitoring equipment; with assistance,troubleshoots and maintains equipment, ensuring signals are received on thecomputer and all monitors are recording data throughout the sleep study.Performs patient set-up and monitors patient's physiological response duringroutine testing.Participates in the evaluation of changes in patient condition, documentingsigns and symptoms which require notification and/or intervention of aphysician.Initiates and titrates therapy (supplemental oxygen and/or nasal positiveairway pressure) based upon physician's orders and established sleepcenter protocols.Build and maintains strong working relationships with multidisciplinaryhealthcare providers to provide individualized patient/family care andeducation.Ensures compliance with American Association of Sleep Medicine (AASM)standards and Children's Colorado (CHCO) quality standards.Other InformationCOMPETENCIESADAPTABILITY - Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes inwork responsibilities or environment (e.g., people, processes,structure, or culture); adjusting effectively to change by exploring thebenefits, trying new approaches, and collaborating with others to make thechange successful.APPLIED LEARNING - Assimilating and applying new job-related information in atimely manner.BUILDING PARTNERSHIPS - Developing and leveraging relationships within andacross work groups to achieve results.COLLABORATIN