HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cardiac Sonographer PRN with Regular Shift in Belton, Missouri
Belton Regional Medical Center — is part of HCA Midwest Health, Kansas City’s largest healthcare provider. Belton Regional Medical Center, is conveniently located at Highways I-49 and 58 in Belton, Missouri, is a 71-bed acute care hospital offering a full range of inpatient and outpatient services. Established in 1984, Belton Regional Medical Center¹s mission is to provide the citizens of southern Jackson and northern Cass counties access to critical health resources. In 2012 the hospital completed a $39.2 million expansion and renovation project to help meet the continuing needs of its patients.
The hospital has been named one of the nation¹s top performing hospitals on key quality measures by The Joint Commission, the nation¹s leading accreditor of healthcare organizations for four consecutive years: 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013. Belton Regional Medical Center was recognized for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for pneumonia and surgical care. Additionally, the hospital was honored with an “A” grade in the Spring 2015 Hospital Safety Score , for the third consecutive time, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from errors, injuries and infections within hospitals. The Hospital Safety Score is compiled under the guidance of the nation’s leading experts on patient safety and is administered by The Leapfrog Group (Leapfrog), an independent industry watchdog. The first and only hospital safety rating to be peer-reviewed in the/Journal of Patient Safety/, the Score is free to the public and designed to give consumers information they can use to inform themselves and their families when facing a hospital stay.
Belton Regional Medical Center is proud to be part of the Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health cancer network, providing local access to innovative clinical research trials, tumor profiling and genetic counseling; you can receive top cancer care in the comfort of your community hospital.
The cardiac sonographer's primary role is to obtain high quality ultrasound images of the heart and related structures, having sufficient skill in the performance of the techniques so as to produce complete anatomical and functional information for the physicians to interpret. The cardiac sonographer performs transthorasic, stress (exercise and pharmacologic), and transesophageal (TEE) echocardiography procedures.
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Education : High school graduate and completion of a cardiac sonography program, or an Associate' or Bachelor's degree in an allied health related field preferred.
Licensure/Certifications : Current registration through the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) with active status in Adult Echocardiography. For new graduates, must obtain registry with 12 months of registry eligibility date. BLS certification
Experience : Cardiac Sonographer should have two years of work experience which provided an in-depth knowledge of generally accepted principles, theories, and practices of cardiac sonography preferred.
Title: Cardiac Sonographer PRN with Regular Shift
Location: Missouri-Belton-Belton Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 09728-41836