Ascension Health Radiation Therapist in Wichita, Kansas
Job ID: 233572
Additional Job Information
City, State: Wichita, KS
Location: VC Hospital St Francis
Department: Radiation Oncology Anc 001
Additional Job Details: Full-Time Rotating, 40 hours Weekly
Sign -On Bonus Available
Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.
Therapist-Radiation administers radiation therapy by exposing specific areas of the patient's body to prescribed doses of radiation.
Prepares and positions patients and selects anatomic/technical parameters accurately.
Delivers appropriate patient treatment plan in collaboration with physician and dosimetrist.
Maintains detailed records of all therapy sessions, noting on the patient's chart such information as the area treated, the radiation dosage, equipment control settings, the patient's reactions, and the total amount of radiation received to date.
Maintains and adjusts necessary equipment, including linear accelerator.
Demonstrates ability to construct and/or prepare immobilization devices, beam directional devices and the like to facilitate accurate simulations for the treatment which is to follow.
Scheduling of appointments and communicating additions, changes and deletions to all physicians/staff involved.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
Licensed Radiology Technician credentialed from the Kansas Board of Healing Arts obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
Radiologic Technologist specializing in Radiation Therapy credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Radiologic Technologist specializing in Radiography credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
High School diploma or equivalent required Completion of AMA approved School of Radiologic Technology required
- Three months recent experience in radiology preferred.
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