Module 3: Patient Assessment

Module 3: Patient Assessment


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Patient Assessment

This module gives a brief overview of a standard sleep patient medical record, how to properly assess the patient and the importance of technical documentation during a PSG.

Upon completion of this module students should be able to:

* Know how to interact with a patient
* Understand what is required for a patient chart
* Identify paperwork required for PSG studies
* Assess a patient and understand their purpose for being in the lab
* Perform proper documentation

Please compete the quiz following the module to receive your CE.

You will receive your Certificate of Completion within a week.

This course awards 1.00 hour of Continuing Education Credit.

Students must be registered in order to receive a certificate of completion.

The American Sleep and Breathing Academy’s online module curriculum has been designated by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) as an alternative educational program for purposes of establishing eligibility to sit for the RPSGT exam. The curriculum is not recognized by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) for purposes of AASM facility accreditation.

Those students who have passed the BRPT exam or who are eligible to take the exam under Pathway #2, or those who are enrolled in or graduated from a CAAHEP Program do not need to be enrolled in a module program.