HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Ultrasound Technologist II - Full Time - Days in Kansas City, Missouri

Research Medical Center–Kansas City, MO

Ultrasound Tech II

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 Midwest Health. 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.

Several of our renowned programs, including Level I Trauma, Sarah Cannon Cancer Care, Grossman Burn Center, Kidney & Pancreas Transplant Institute, Heart Care, Neuroscience Institute and Women’s Care Center, feature advanced technological resources used to diagnose and treat patients. Whether your healthcare needs are urgent and critical or simply routine and preventative, our advanced capabilities allow us to be one of the most comprehensive hospitals in the Kansas City region.

Research Medical Center is currently looking for an Ultrasound Tech II .


  • 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


  • 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.

  • Current registration/licensure/certification in good standing with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). Must be registered in vascular and a minimum of two of the following areas: OB/Gyn, Abdomen or Breast.

  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS) required.

  • As department becomes ACR accredited may be required to obtain specific certifications such as breast sonography.

  • 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 Technologist II - Full Time - Days

Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Medical Center

Requisition ID: 09727-43979