HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Ultrasound Technician PRN in Kansas City, Missouri
_Research Medical Center – Kansas City, MO_
ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGIST I - PRN
/At Research Medical Center, above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life/. Located in beautiful Kansas City, Missouri, Research Medical Center embodies the mission and heart of HCA MidAmerica. We are recognized as a healthcare leader due to our skilled, compassionate and dedicated doctors and nurses. To ensure that we exceed our patients’ health care needs, we staff over 700 doctors who represent 29 medical specialties. Are you looking for a place to make a difference with a healthcare system that offers the best resources to not only the community, but also its employees? Apply here today!
_About Research Medical Center_
Research Medical Center has served Kansas City and the surrounding area since 1886—and those years have allowed the 590-bed facility to put down meaningful roots in a community that depends on its acute and outpatient medical care services.
The hospital, which offers medical and health clinic services across three Kansas City locations, including the main campus on Meyer Boulevard, the Research Medical Center Brookside Campus on Rockhill Road and Research Psychiatric Center, a Campus of Research Medical Center on 63rd Street. Research Medical Center features a broad range of highly specialized, state-of-the-art services including a Level I Trauma Center; Cycle IV Chest Pain Center; Neuroscience Institute; Level 1 TCD-designated Stroke Center and the region’s first Accredited Primary Stroke Center; TIA Clinic; Grossman Burn Center; Liver and Pancreas Institute of Kansas City; the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Research Medical Center; Obstetrics; Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; Transplant Institute; and Orthopedics, among others.
Although Research Medical Center receives awards and prestigious recognition from The Joint Commission, the American Heart Association and other high-profile organizations, we don’t rest on them—instead, our team members put excellence into action.
Research Medical Center, as part of HCA MidAmerica, does much more than just make an impact on patient lives and the community it serves. Our culture is founded on HCA’s tenets of innovation, high-quality care, mutual respect and collaborative teamwork. Our hospital offers career opportunities that challenge, embrace and transform lives. And the unwavering dedication to deliver world-class healthcare is a two-way street: Research Medical Center is committed to its employees and, in turn, employees are committed to its patients and loved ones.
Recently named America’s * Coolest City.* Learn more about living in KC. *http://www.thinkkc.com/with/HCAMidwest* Learn more about working at Research Medical Center: https://youtu.be/Fw3QzBWqv7s?list=PLk-G53deONPl6I_aLN2MJrZKGABPNCyWo
Research Medical Center is currently looking for a ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGIST I PRN.
*Position Summary: *Under limited supervision but the direction of the radiologist, the Ultrasound Technologist completes sonography procedures including routine sonograms as well as interventional sonograms including biopsies. Sonographers participate in Performance Improvement and Quality Improvement activities. Sonographers work within the guidelines established in the policies and procedure manual and complies with all safety and infection control guidelines. Sonographers work in accordance with JCAHO, State or other regulatory or accreditation agencies in the performance of their duties.
Education:Graduate from an accredited program in Radiologic Technology and/or School of Sonography. Two year program or four year BA program in Radiology Technology followed by training in sonography or completion of requirements from an accredited school in sonography including meeting all clinical requirements.
Knowledge/Professional Licensure/Registration/Certifications:American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) required with at least the RVT (Vascular) registration or registry eligible and obtaining ARMDS within 9 months of hire. Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS). As department becomes ACR accredited may be required to obtain specific certifications such as breast sonography.
Experience:Minimum of one-year hospital department experience in medical sonography to include biopsies.
Administrative Skills:Able to accurately complete sonography examinations as ordered by referring physicians. Experience with radiology information systems to obtain previous examination reports.
Equipment/Machine Skills:Able to correctly and safely operate sonographic equipment and perform invasive procedures following orientation period to the department. Routine use of office equipment (phone, fax, pagers).
Other Skills:Able to communicate effectively with all patients, physicians, nurses and other medical personnel. Able to handle periods of intensity with calm. Able to work in stressful situations while maintaining composure and perform required sonographic duties regardless of the patient’s condition.
Title: Ultrasound Technician PRN
Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Medical Center
Requisition ID: 09727-54373