Fairview Health Services is looking for a Clinical Specialist to work in the Sleep Center based out of our University of Minnesota location in Minneapolis. This is a full time benefit eligible position.
The Clinical Specialist is as an integral part of the care team accountable to provide quality patient care, ensure exceptional customer service, and efficient clinical service delivery to every customer. Participates in and provides informal leadership and mentoring support for all roles and processes within the Sleep Center. Contributes to meeting the regulatory and/or accrediting agency requirements. Performs various diagnostic testing, scores reports, and acts as the subject matter expert supporting care team providers and employees for all aspects of clinic and diagnostic operations. Coordinates daily patient care processes under the direction of the Sleep Center Manager and, Sleep Center Medical Director.
Coordination of Service Operations
Supports the mission of the organization and Sleep Center services.
Implements, analyzes, and reviews quality and improvement measures adapting as indicated by outcomes.
Provides staff direction in an effort to maintain quality services and positive employee relations.
Demonstrates ability to identify problems/conflicts, problem-solve to implement change, and resolve conflicts within the department.
Consistently presents the department and organization in a positive manner.
Participates in program development
Exhibits working knowledge of billing and third party regulations, reimbursement and coding
Ordering supplies, maintaining proper inventory to perform quality sleep procedures.
Coordinates equipment maintenance
Provides quality patient care
Evaluate and treat patients consistent with standards of care established by professional organization guidelines and departmental policies and procedures.
Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of errors.
Knowledgeable of sleep disorders and treatment options.
Knowledgeable of sleep center equipment, its function and purpose.
Knowledgeable of protocols for PAP therapy and various modes of PAP therapy.
Knowledgeable of protocols for oxygen therapy.
Coordinates and directs patient care to ensure patients needs are met and Sleep Center policies are followed.
Effectively set-up equipment and deliver patient and provider education .
Educate patients, staff and providers on product information, use, and maintenance processes
Configure equipment and fit for appropriate accessories
Coordinate equipment data management and analysis
Develops and implements processes to support patient care in alignment with diagnostic and customer compliance data
Collaborates with care team to ensure care plans are supported with timely and accurate information
Provides timely and accurate compliance information to providers
Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT)
Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) and/or the ability to become registered within 12 months
3 years experience as an RPSGT and 1 year experience lead or supervisory role.
RPSGT with Associate degree in healthcare related field
5 years experience as an RPSGT with 2 or more years experience in a supervisory, lead, or educator role
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership ...with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.