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Radiation Therapist

Pleasant Hill, CA · Per Diem · Intermediate

About The Position

We're hiring for a per diem Radiation Therapist to work in our Radiation Oncology department in Pleasant Hill, CA. If you have a year of experience and are team oriented with a flexible schedule than this position may be the right fit for you. You will deliver a course of ionizing radiation to the patient in accordance with the prescription and instruction of the Radiation Oncologist.

  • Ensures that accurate and compassionate therapy is administered to all patients at all times
  • Explains procedure to patient, affording reassuring visual and voice contact where applicable
  • Prepares treatment room for patient according to prescription, with specific attention given to immobilization devices, field size, SSD, protective devices and psychological factors
  • Verifies all relative treatment information and performs accurate measurements before administering any ionizing radiation
  • Ensures all therapy is performed in a professional, accurate and safe manner
  • Performs daily quality assurance procedures according to department policies as directed by department physicist

Requirements

  • Completion of the National A.R.R.T. certification program or the International equivalent
  • Valid A.R.R.T. License and Valid California State License in Radiation Therapy
  • Bachelor’s degree in Radiation Therapy preferred, but not required
  • 1-2 years of related work experience in a busy medical office, clinic, or hospital setting preferred
  • Knowledge of Mosaiq or other Radiation Oncology EMR, and computer proficient must be able to work with multiple programs, software, and websites simultaneously
  • Proficient or motivated to learn Elekta Synergistic and Somatom Emotion 6 CT Simulator
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Superior organizational skills and ability to multi-task

We Offer The Following

  • Competitive Salary
  • Per Diem benefits available as per policy
  • Commitment to long term employees
  • Fun Work Environment
  • And Opportunity to work among some of the great MD's in the Bay Area

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