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Radiation Therapist Per Diem Days

Desert Regional Medical Center
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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GENERAL DUTIES:

Administer radiation treatments to cancer patients.


These services further the vision of Desert Regional Medical Center to create unique environments, where patients, their families, doctors and staff come together to achieve longer and better lives in the fight against cancer.


DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC DUTIES:

Setting up and treating patients.

Documentation of treatments.

Patient management.

Patient education

Evaluation of patient needs.

Resource consultant in clinical situation.

First level member of management team.


WORKING RELATIONSHIPS

Co-therapist, tech aides, patient relatives, physicians, nurses, physicist, social workers.


MAJOR CHALLENGES

Maintaining a high standard of care with increasing patient treatment complexity.


DECISION MAKING RESPONSIBILITIES

Those according to the scope and standards of care plus call in appropriate staff as needed to clarify treatment parameters.


Qualifications:

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

Complies with regulatory requirements (i.e. TJC) appropriate for position

2-4 year degree in ARRT approved radiation therapy program

Current Certified Radiologic Technologist License

Current ARRT (maintain current at all times)

Current American Heart Association BLS Certification required (maintain current at all times).

Knowledge of record and verify computer programs

Expertise in all of the various forms of treatment procedure in own department

Ability to communicate well with patients and co-workers

Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in a high pace treatment environment

Able to convey a sense of calm professionalism to the patient

Trouble-shooting skills regarding treatment parameters - (problem solving)

Job: Imaging and Radiology
Primary Location: Palm Springs, California
Facility: Desert Regional Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days

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Posted: 2019-09-04 Expires: 2019-10-04

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