Mar 12, 2024

Radiation Therapist

  • AAPC Recruiting Services
  • Lewiston, ID, USA
  • $80,000 - $95,000 yearly
Full Time Other

Job Description

Benefits Package:

  • Comprehensive benefits including Medical, Dental, and Vision plans
  • 401k with employer match
  • Short & Long-term disability coverage
  • Life & AD&D insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Pet Insurance

Hours:

  • 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday-Friday. Flexible scheduling may be required based on business needs.

About Us:
Join a dynamic team in our Radiation Therapy Program, equipped with state-of-the-art technology including Elekta Versa with VMAT, wide-bore GE CT, and PET CT. Led by a seasoned Radiation Oncologist with 30 years of experience, our experienced therapists, dosimetrist, and physicist provide unparalleled support and mentorship. We foster a welcoming environment dedicated to the success and well-being of our team.

Role Overview:
As an ARRT Registered Therapist, you will administer radiation therapy under the guidance of our Radiation Oncologist. Your role involves interacting with patients, physicians, and colleagues, making interpersonal communication skills essential.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Alleviate patient anxiety surrounding radiation therapy, providing clear explanations and support.
  • Ensure accurate patient positioning for radiation treatment delivery.
  • Perform daily warm-up of treatment machines and simulator checks.
  • Position patients for simulation using immobilization devices, ensuring precise treatment areas.
  • Maintain a positive, cooperative, and professional attitude while working collaboratively within the team.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certification as a Radiation Therapist
  • Experience in a Radiation Oncology Department preferred

Required Experience Level

Intermediate Level

Minimum Education

High School

Minimum Experience Required

2-4 years

Required Travel

No required travel

Applicant Location

US residents only