Medical Technician Hourly - RRT Technician

Location
Fort Worth, TX
Posted
Aug 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Number
5249

Job Title
Medical Technician Hourly - RRT Technician

Department
Internal Medicine-Gen - 300700

Quick Link
www.unthscjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=60010

Shift
Day

Department Overview
The Department of Internal Medicine strives to provide superior general medical and sub-specialty care in an academic environment. Our mission includes the training of medical students, residents, and fellows. It also calls for service to the community by providing educational programs and the opportunity to participate in a variety of clinical trials and research projects.

Position Details
The Internal Medicine Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Sleep Technician to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:

* Gather and Analyze Patient information.
* Collect, analyze, and integrate patient information in order to identify and meet the patient-specific needs.
* Explains pre-testing, testing, and post testing procedures to the patient.
* Testing Preparation Procedures.
* Prepare and calibrate equipment required for testing to determine proper functioning and make adjustments if necessary.
* Performs pulmonary-function, lung-capacity, diffusion capacity, and blood-and-oxygen tests to gather data for use by physician in diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary disorders: Confers with patient in treatment room to explain test procedures.
* Measures expired air, using various analyzers.
* Polysomnographic Record Scoring.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree in medical lab technology or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualification:

* Respiratory therapy certification and/or experience.
* Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT).
* CPR or BCLS certification.
* Good organization skills.
* Motivated, problem solving skills.
* Communicates positively and professionally with all external and internal customers.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

Pay Rate
Commensurate with experience

Pay Basis
Hourly

Job Type
Temporary

Work Schedule
Evening Shift

Application Types Accepted
Main Form

Occupational Exposure to HIV/HBV?
Yes

Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals?
Yes

Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis?
Yes

Security Sensitive?
Yes

Require a valid Texas Driver's License?
Yes

Require a certification?
Yes

If required, please list all certifications required for this position.
Certified Respiratory Therapist


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Official Job Title
Medical Technician

Job Open Date
07-18-2017

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Job Category
Medical/Clinical

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