HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medical Sonographer **$5,000 Sign-on Bonus** in Wichita, Kansas

The Medical Sonographer performs Imaging studies of various parts of the body to assist physicians in the diagnosis of disease and injury.

  • Positions and prepares patients for exams according to the type of procedure to be performed

  • Assesses patients throughout procedures and responds to patient needs as appropriate

  • Completes appropriate documentation for each study performed, including all computer and PACS functions

  • Observes safety regulations and aseptic practice techniques to protect patients and staff

  • Demonstrates knowledge of universal protocols, and uses professional judgment and critical thinking skills when performing procedures

  • Assists with orientation and training of new staff and instructs students during their clinical rotations

  • Performs sonograms including Ob/Gyn, abdominal, cerebral vascular, pediatrics, small part scans, and other necessary studies

  • Participates in the improvement of operational functions of the department

  • Monitors and evaluates the quality and appropriateness of care and practices identifying opportunities for improvement through collaboration

Required Registration, Licensure or Certification

  • Current registry by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

  • Current registry as a Registered Vascular Technologist

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course

Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification

  • Multiple registries

Required Education or Experience

  • Graduate from an accredited school of Medical Sonography

Preferred Education or Experience

  • One year of experience in an Imaging department

Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively

  • Computer skills

Title: Medical Sonographer $5,000 Sign-on Bonus

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Woodlawn Hospital %26 ER

Requisition ID: 26330-15897