VCN Hospital Jobs

Virtual Career Network Healthcare mobile logo

Job Information

WEST CHESTER MEDICAL CENTER (INC) Radiation Therapist - West Chester Hospital - Radiotherapy Clinic in Hamilton, Ohio

Title: Radiation Therapist Location: West Chester Hospital Department: Radiotherapy Clinic Shift: FirstHours: Full Time, 40 hours/weekAt UC Health, we're proud to have the best and brightest teams and clinicians collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.As the region's adult academic health system, we strive for innovation and provide world-class care for not only our community, but patients from all over the world. Join our team and you'll be able to develop your skills, grow your career, build relationships with your peers and patients, and help us be a source of hope for our friends and neighbors.UC Health is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of employment.Primary Purpose:Delivers radiation treatments according to physician prescription and treatment records while adhering to all policies and procedures. Obtains a signed consent, prescription, diagnosis, chart and patient identification. Assists the physician in the simulation of patient treatments. Takes verification localization port films. Performs dose calculations for monitor units. Confirms the accuracy of patient treatment parameters before initiating treatment. Fabricates shielding blocks when necessary. Provide patient education about treatment procedure. Operates simulator/mold and treatment equipment according to standard safety guidelines. Takes and processes simulator and weekly verification port films for physicians approval.Knowledge and Skills Education: Must be a graduate of a JRCERT accredited program in radiation therapy technology. Must be registered by and in good standing with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists as a radiation therapist as well as licensed in radiation therapy.Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity