Radiation Therapist

    Published
    April 20, 2022
    Location
    Fresno, California
    Category
    Job Type
    State
    California
    Region
    Southwest

    Description

    RADIATION THERAPIST

    California - Fresno

    *All positions are in Fresno/Clovis CA*

    We are looking for a Radiation Therapist to join our growing Cancer Institute team! In your role, you will have the opportunity to work closely with our Radiation Oncologist team delivering the prescribed course of therapy to our patients. From observing and reporting unusual treatment reactions, to maintaining proper open communication, assisting with procedures and much more, you will have the constant opportunity to learn and grow in your area of specialty and the continuum of care for our patients.

    This Community Medical Center opened at its current location as a 109-bed hospital in 1988. Since then, there's been nothing but growth. Today, they have 208 private patient rooms and another 144 under construction. We've added a freestanding Cancer Institute and other specialty programs and now perform more than 13,000 surgeries annually. This means increasing opportunity and growth for your career!

    We know that our ability to provide the highest level of care begins with our incredible staff. Because of this, we provide unique benefits like free concierge services to run your errands while you work and well-being support through on-demand resources, as well as excellent retirement options and core benefits. Financial benefits are important too, and outside base compensation, we provide relocation bonuses if you are moving to our wonderful community.

    In your role, you will:

    Accurately deliver a prescribed course of radiation therapy, as prescribed by a radiation oncologist, and maintain accurate and timely documentation of patient EMR.

    Exhibit competency in the proper use of departmental Linear Accelerators and/or CyberKnife machine.

    Prior to treating a new patient: verify consent is present, read radiation therapy consult, review treatment plan, MD orders and set up instructions.

    Verify patient, treatment site and dose during time out procedure in treatment room, as well as at treatment console, in accordance with department policy and procedure, prior to delivering prescribed radiation treatment.

    Participate in the imaging process, including: initial verification imaging, as well as ongoing imaging, according to MD orders, comparison to DRR’s and ensure approval of imaging in a timely manner, per department policy and procedure, and make changes, as necessary.

    Perform simulations using departmental procedures and assist in the planning and fabrication of immobilization devices, boluses or custom shields. Ensure patient set up instructions and photographs are entered in patient EMR.

     

    Education

    Completion of an AMA approved Radiation Therapy Program required

    Licenses and Certifications

    CRT - State of California Certified Radiologic Technologist required

    ARRT(T) - ARRT Radiation Therapy required

    BLS - Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers by American Heart Association (AHA) required

    CRT - State of California Certified Radiologic Technologist

    Completion of an AMA approved Radiation Therapy Program

    COMPENSATION

    Base Salary - USD $89,273 to $133,910

    Full-time

    Benefits - Full

    Relocation Assistance Available

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