Tag: CCSH

Effective August 1 – New CCSH Exam Blueprint

A new form of the CCSH exam will take effect August 1.  All exam candidates sitting for the CCSH exam on or after August 1, are strongly encouraged to review the new exam blueprint, available here.  Updated versions of the CCSH candidate handbook, study guide and practice exam will be available in June to reflect […]

Important Changes to STAR Programs Effective 2020

Important Changes to STAR Programs Effective 2020: In an effort to assess the efficacy of STAR-designated education programs, the BRPT will implement a two-tiered checks and balances system beginning in 2020. First, all existing STAR programs will be required to submit an annual report that outlines the following: 1. Number of completers. 2. Number of completers […]

Important Changes to CCSH Eligibility

Important Changes to CCSH Eligibility By Jim Magruder BRPT Executive Director At their June 30, 2018 board meeting, the BRPT Board of Directors reviewed the current eligibility criteria for the CCSH exam. After lengthy deliberations, the Board recognized the current eligibility criteria may be unfairly excluding a number of seasoned sleep health professionals with RPSGTs […]

BRPT Welcomes Dental Hygienists as an Approved Healthcare Credential for CCSH Eligibility Under Pathway 2

By Jim Magruder BRPT Executive Director At a recent BRPT Board of Director’s meeting, the Board voted to accept Dental Hygienists as an approved healthcare credential for CCSH eligibility under Pathway 2 (effective immediately). We’ve received a lot of positive feedback about the dual role Dentists and Dental Hygienists play in treating patients with sleep […]

Evolution of the Sleep Professional

By Andrea Ramberg Evolution, by any stretch of the imagination, can be a hard concept to grasp. It involves acknowledging that what is happening at the moment might not be the best thing to bring into the future, but trusting that the unknown is going to lead you to where you should be. How we […]

A Snapshot of CCSH Credential Holders

By Andrea Ramberg, AS, RPSGT, CCSH   With more than 800 CCSH credential holders in the field working today, we thought it would be a good time to gather some of their thoughts and insights on how they’re using the credential. At the beginning of the year, we issued a survey and had a great […]

BRPT Announces Initial Testing Window for CCSH Exam

Applications Will Be Accepted April 1-30, Exam Must Be Taken May 1-29 McLean, VA – March 19, 2014 –The Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) announced the initial testing window for the Certification In Clinical Sleep Health (CCSH) examination, which will take place May1 through May 29. Applications will be available on April 1 at […]

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