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Emphases: N/A About this Program
The Polysomnographic Technology (Sleep) Program is designed to prepare active Respiratory Care Practitioners / Respiratory Therapists as Polysomnographic Technologists. Polysomnography is a highly competitive industry that specializes in sleep disorders with cross correlations of physiologic lung and cardiac abnormalities. These highly trained specialists spend countless hours obtaining and evaluating high quality sleep recordings. This certificate option provides theory, lab and clinical rotations in terminology, instrumentation setup and calibration recording and monitoring techniques and hands-on skills required of an entry level Polysomnographic Technologist. Graduates of this program are eligible to take the Comprehensive Registry Exam in Polysomnography Technology (RPSGT) after only six months of work related experience.