Staff Radiation Therapist - $10,000 Sign OnJob ID R-6823 Date Posted 08/05/2022 Location Vallejo, California Schedule/Shift Regular/Days
Organization:SSMC-Sutter Solano Medical Center
Position Overview:Competently performs routine and specialized radiation treatments in accordance with the treatment plan developed by the physician. Works independently, exercising sound judgment, and developed clinical skills to execute safe and precise procedures to deliver accurate results in a timely manner. Gains confidence and cooperation from the patient, their family/support group, and other healthcare providers through competent patient assessment, attentive monitoring, and effective communication. Adheres to all local/state/federal regulations, codes, policies and procedures to ensure privacy and safety while delivering optimal patient care. May also be responsible for performing specific procedures and/or orient other staff to the department.
SIGN ON BONUS: $10,000. Available to external candidates in accordance with the Sutter Health policy
Other: Graduation from an accredited Radiation Therapy Program
CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE
ARRT - Radiography - American Register of Radiologic Technologists upon hire
CRT-Certified Radiologic Technologist (Therapeutic) within 1 1/2 Yrs of hire
BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider within 90 days
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE TYPICALLY ACQUIRED IN
2 years requires basic clinical and practical experience as typically acquired in a similar environment.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
General knowledge of radiation therapy principles, procedures, views, and equipment, including some experience responding to traumas and various hospital emergencies.
Capable of performing routine radiation treatment and simulations as well as a basic understanding of human anatomy, physiology, pathology, and medical terminology.
Possess written and verbal communications skills to explain sensitive information clearly and professionally to diverse audiences, including non-medical people.
Well-developed time management and organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize assignments and work within standardized operating procedures and scientific methods to achieve objectives and meet deadline
General knowledge of computer applications, such as Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and Outlook) and related information systems (Radiology (RIS), laboratory (LIS), electronic health records (EHR), EPIC, and picture archive and communication system (PACS).
Prioritize assignments and work within standardized policies, procedures, and scientific methods to achieve objectives and meet deadlines.
Work independently, as well as be part of the team, including accomplishing multiple tasks in an environment with interruptions.
Identify, evaluate and resolve standard problems by selecting appropriate solutions from established options.
Ensure the privacy of each patient’s protected health information (PHI).
Build collaborate relationships with peers and other healthcare providers to achieve departmental and corporate objectives.
License/Certifications:ARRT - Radiography - American Register of Radiologic Technologists, BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider - American Heart Association, DRT-Diagnostic Radiological Technology - California Department of Public Health
Education:Vocational/Technical/Trade Certificate: Radiologic Technology (Required)
Days of the Week:Variable
Number of Openings:1
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