Urgent need for Radiation Therapist in Billings, MT!
M-Th 7: 30a - 4p; Friday 8-12noon
Hours: (36 hrs/wk)
Requirement: MT Rad Tech license, ARRT, BLS, MT. 3 years RN Radiation/Oncology work experience In this position, the Radiation Therapist is responsible for the application and execution of ionizing radiation in accordance with the prescription and instructions of the radiation oncologist. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: -Checks prescription, diagnosis, chart and patient information -Explains procedures to the patients, reinforcing the radiation oncologist' s and/or nurses instructions regarding reactions to the treatment and their care. -Prepares room and equipment for the patient according to the prescription, i.e. immobilization devices, blocks, field sizes, etc. transfers patients as needed -Verifies the treatment MUs and beam energy in the treatment chart noting any prescribed adjustments; documents treatment Mu' s cumulative dose, site specific doses, treatment parameters, instructions, diagrams, photos and all billing info -Develop x-rays and port films as needed, filing as needed -Observes and inquires of the patient any unusual reactions or events -Responds to all patient complaints, being sensitive to age and cultural considerations specific to to patient needs -Performs treatment simulation and all that it requires for procedure -Practices safe therapeutic care by anticipating potential staff, visitor and patient safety problems and implementing preventative measures.
Client Relations Specialist with a solid background in Human Resources. Passionate about healthcare! I have always been passionate about delivering quality service and helping healthcare professionals. Understanding and knowing that I’m constantly touching lives is my must precious reward. I have a BS in Public Administration with a concentration in Human Resources from John Jay College Criminal Justice. My favor quote is from Steve Jobs, “The only way to do great work is to love what you do” I look forward to connecting with you and helping you find a rewarding career opportunity.