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RADIATION THERAPIST - RADIATION THERAPY in Reno, NV at Prime Healthcare Services Inc

Date Posted: 5/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Reno, NV
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/7/2019

Job Description

Responsibilities

Department: Radiation Therapy

Status: Full Time

Shift: Days

 

The Radiation Therapist provides radiation therapy treatments and function as an essential member of the radiation oncology treatment team in order to provide quality care to our patients. Demonstrate competency to deliver a planned course of radiation therapy accurately and safely. Use appropriate machine settings to deliver treatment while visually monitoring the patient and treatment console during treatment. Takes appropriate verification images. Check treatment plans and parameters prior to initial treatment. Reports any deviations in treatment plan to appropriate channels. Performs and maintains Quality Assurance activities.
Qualifications

1.     High School Diploma or equivalent.

2.     Graduate of an accredited school of radiation therapy technology.

3.     ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) certification required.

4.     Two years’ experience as a radiation therapist preferred

5.     Experience and competence with ARIA and Truebeam

6.     Cyberknife and HDR experience preferred

7.     American Heart Association BLS card required.

8.     Demonstrate ability and willingness to educate other staff. Ability to work independently

 

Employees must be in their current position for a minimum of six calendar months and not received any disciplinary action within the last six months to apply and be considered for a transfer.

 

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