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

/One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high quality medical services Wesley offers. It includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley medical center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. as a leader in overall recommended care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more that 6,000 babies - more than any hospital in a 13 state region. /


/ Wesley is extremely proud to have been awarded an "A: rating in the most recent Leapfrog Hospital Safety Score report! /

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 for the department

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

    • Required Registration, Licensure or Certification *
  • Registry by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers within 3 months of hire

  • Registry as a Registered Vascular Technologist within 3 months of hire

  • Current Base Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy

  • Valid driver's license

Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification

  • Current registry by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

  • Current registry as a Registered Vascular Technologist

  • Multiple registries

Preferred Education or Experience

  • Graduate from an accredited school of Medical Sonography

  • 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 Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-15995