State of Washington Classified Job Specification
POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNICIAN 2
Journey-level class of series. Under general supervision, conduct all types of sleep studies
Conduct all types of sleep studies including overnight polysomnography (multiple montages), MSLT, MWT, CPAP and Bi-level PAP titration, supplemental O2 titration, pH monitoring, and portable sleep studies;
Tabulate, interpret and communicate the outcome of studies;
Perform the work of Polysomnographic Technician 1;
Perform related duties as required.
There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position.
Graduate of an AMA-approved school of respiratory care, electroencephalogram diagnostics or polysomnography
Two years of experience conducting sleep studies in a patient care setting
Certified in CPR
Class Specification History
New class adopted November 9, 2001.
Revise class. Revises class code (formerly 6496); adopted May 10, 2007, effective July 1, 2006.