Requisition ID: 11053
Job Title: Radiation Therapist I
Shift: Per Diem, Days
Department: Radiation Oncology
Location: Duarte, CA
About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.
Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
Provides radiation therapy to patients as prescribed by physician according to established standards and practices. Therapy may consist of any or all of the following procedures: IMRT (Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy), SRS (Stereotactic Radiation Surgery), TBI (Total Body Irradiation Therapy), TBE (Total Body Skin Electrons Therapy), IORT (Intra-Operative Radiation Therapy) or CT based simulation Functions as Clinical Instructor and Supervisor of Therapy Students.
Follows established City of Hope and department policies, procedures, objectives, performance improvement, attendance, safety, environmental, and infection control guidelines, includingadherence to theworkplaceCode of Conduct and Compliance Plan. Practices a high level of integrity and honesty in maintaining confidentiality.
Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training in an accredited Radiation Therapy Education Program.
0-3 years related experience, depending on training.
Graduate of accredited radiologic technology course plus radiation therapy course.
Licensed by California State Department of Health (Certified in Radiation Therapy);
Registration by ARRT plus 24 month course in radiologic technology; Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification (adult & pediatric).
Skills: Other - Required:
IMRT (Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy)
SRS (Stereotactic Radiologic Surgery)
TBIT (Total Body Irradiation Therapy)
TBE (Total Body Electron Therapy)
IORT (Intra-Operative Radiation Therapy)
CT based Simulation
Provide clinical instruction and/or supervise students.
Radiation Simulator / CT simulator
Therapeutic Radiation Equipment
City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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