We are looking for a Radiation Therapist
Location: Napa, California
Schedule: On Call / Per Diem
Shift: 8-hour Days
Under the direction of the Lead Radiation Therapist, Radiation Oncology Manager, Physicist, and Radiation Oncologists and with latitude for independent judgement, performs all the professional duties involved in coordinating, preparing and
administering radiation therapy treatments and simulation procedures within appropriate radiation safety practices. Acts in compliance with Federal, State, and Joint Commission standards. Performs duties under minimum supervision.
Knowledge of radiation oncology procedures, radiation physics, radiobiology, radiation protection, anatomy and positioning, and dosimetry
Knowledge of Joint Commission, Title 17, Code of Federal Regulations and Title 22 requirements as well as Radiation
Safety, Medical Center and department standards
Ability to safely and accurately operate the radiation therapy equipment, linear accelerators, OBI, Portal Vision, simulators and computers, and other treatment devices
Ability to follow directions and be accountable for problem solving
Ability to establish priorities, organize and complete work in a timely manner
Good written and verbal communication skills
Interpersonal skills to work effectively with patients and their families, peers and physicians
Good computer skills
Anticipates patient and physician procedural needs
Adherence to Medical Center customer service standards.
License / Certification:
Current California Therapeutic Radiologic Technology (CRT) license
Current registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Radiation Therapy
Preferred Position Qualifications
For 50 years, Queen of the Valley Medical Center has been the premiere medical facility in the Napa Valley.
Our long history of providing high quality and caring service is founded on four core values: Dignity, Service , Excellence and Justice. These central principles inspire us to reach out to those in need and to help heal the whole person-mind, body and spirit.
Queen of the Valley Medical Center combines the region's most qualified physicians and staff with the most advanced technology available.
Because we have such high standards of care, our programs have been recognized regionally and nationally for their demonstrated success of outcome and care which is par with university hospitals.
Queen of the Valley Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
In addition to federal law requirements, Queen of the Valley Medical Center complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.
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