Radiation Therapist, Radiation Oncology

Atlantic Health System Hackettstown , NJ 07840

Posted 3 months ago

Overview

Atlantic Health System is seeking a per diem Radiation Therapist for Morristown Medical Center location. This incredible opportunity is a per diem, working varied shifts including every other weekend.

Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

  • Accurately delivers the planned course of radiation therapy while correctly operating the treatment units with minimal supervision.

  • Responsible for performing daily linac and CT QA as well as monthly CT QA.

  • Accurately performs IGRT, SBRT treatment and portal imaging.

  • Practices the ALARA principle for radiation protection for patients and staff.

  • Accurately CT/Simulates patients and instructs patients regarding simulation procedure and future planning sessions.Responsible for current knowledge of all emergency procedures for the department as well as each piece of treatment equipment.

  • Reports any malfunctions of equipment in relation to patients treatment to physician, lead therapist, manager, and physicists.

  • Maintain open communication with Radiation Oncology Department personnel to enable a smooth continuum of patient care.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Must be graduate of accredited NJ Radiation Therapy program

  • Must hold NJ State License, Must be ARRT registered (RT)

  • Must possess valid CPR certification

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • 3-4 years radiation therapist experience preferred

  • Must be able to communicate with clarity and compassion

  • Must be able to work with a team environment and ensure that patient satisfaction and commitment to quality care is always our first priority

Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 11th year in a row to Fortune's "Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For" list. We believe you'll find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran Status


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