Radiation Therapist I - Ephrata Community Hospital - Part Time

Ephrata, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 75492

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Part Time (48 hours / 2 weeks) 
Day Shift (7:30am - 4:00pm) 
3 day/week

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Supervisor-Radiation Therapy, provides radiation therapy to patients as prescribed by physician according to established Wellspan Oncology Servile Line standards and practices at a beginning or intermediate specialist skills level. Assists with CT-simulation procedures and/or other treatments/procedures as required.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Delivers a prescribed and planned course of radiation therapy to patients; obtains patient history, answers patient questions, and explains procedure.
  2. Checks prescription, diagnosis, chart, patient identification, etc.
  3. Prepares room and equipment for patient.
  4. Reinforces recommendations given to patient by the physician, nurses, dietician, etc., concerning reaction to treatment and care of the radiated area, prevention or treatment of generalized and local side effects.
  5. Observes patient for any unusual reactions or events.
  6. Performs IGRT tumor localization procedures.
  7. Prepares patient and equipment for, and performs simulation procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited Radiation Therapy Technology Program with appropriate training in radiation therapy
  • ARRT(T) registration or registry eligible (must obtain registry within 6 months of hire) and works under the direct supervision of a Registered Radiation Therapist until registry obtained;
  • BLS certification required within six months of date of hire
  • 0 - 12 months experience

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Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

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