Radiation Therapist-PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Date Posted:
    10/17/2020
  • Job ID:
    20017539
  • Job Family
    Cancer Institute
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Radiation Therapist Per Diem

AdventHealth Fish Memorial

Location Address: 1055 Saxon Boulevard, Orange City, FL 32763

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Fish Memorial Hospital:

  • Work for an organization whose mission is to "Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ
  • Career growth and advancement potential
  • High quality of lifestyle with a lost cost of living
  • No state income tax

Shift/Hours:

Per Diem Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Prepares the patient and delivers radiation treatments as directed by the Radiation Oncologist
  • Calculates required treatment times for optimum patient flow while accommodating the patient’s schedule.
  • Evaluates the course of the patient’s treatment and plans accordingly for any changes.
  • Personally reviews changes requested by the Radiation Oncologist
  • Monitors the patient with audio/visual equipment during the treatment to observe any patient movement and notifies manger of any patient complaints
  • Documents all patient information in the treatment record, including but not limited to port films, the use of bolus or other treatment aides.
  • Observes the patient for any side effects from the treatment, and adequate pain control, and refers them to the nurse and/or Radiation Oncologist, as appropriate.
  • Reviews patient charts to ensure ongoing quality assurance.
  • Utilizes the ARIA system for the scheduling of patient appointment times and entering charges.






Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Graduate of an AMA approved school of Radiation Therapy program
  • Current Florida Radiation Therapist license required
  • Minimum of at least one year of experience
  • Must be a Registered Radiation Therapist (ARRT)

Job Summary:

The Radiation Therapist is responsible for performing safe and efficient patient simulations, and applying ionizing radiation to the patient as prescribed by the Radiation Oncologist.  The Radiation Therapist demonstrates and promotes service excellence at all times, and is a key member of the comprehensive team responsible for the care of the oncology patient.



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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