Sleep Physiologist at Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane), Bay of Plenty
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Sleep Physiologist, with relevant experience who enjoys working as part of a team to deliver and analyse high quality sleep studies. This full-time vacancy is based in Tauranga on a 12 month fixed-term contract.
The post holder will need to be certified by the BRPT for RPSGT or have the capacity to obtain an active registration prior to employment. Additionally, an annual practicing certificate with the New Zealand Clinical Physiologists Registration Board (CPRB) is required.
The post holder will also need to be competent in the setup and interpretation of home sleep apnoea testing including oximetry, respiratory polygraphy as well as having the ability to interpret in-lab polysomnography including EEG analysis and setup using the 10-20 international EEG electrode application for sleep studies.
The post holder will need to be competent in the initiation, follow-up and troubleshooting of CPAP therapy patients and non-invasive ventilation patients for chronic hypercapnic respiratory failure.
The Bay of Plenty District Health Board has an innovative culture where staff share the principles of Compassion, All-One-Team, Responsive and Excellence in their daily work. The successful applicant will have to provide evidence they are compassionate, team spirited, responsive to needs and with an attitude of always striving for excellence.
The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Bay of Plenty DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker. Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your application.
All applications are to be made online.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane)|
|Location:||Bay of Plenty|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
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