Radiation Therapist - St. Elizabeth Hospital
Company: Ascension, D28
Posted on: December 4, 2019
We Are Hiring
Radiation Therapist - Ascension St. Elizabeth Hospital Oncology
Appleton - On Call - As Needed - PRN Day Shift
St. Elizabeth Campus has been a leader in providing quality health
care to Fox Valley residents, especially the underserved for more
than 100 years. The hospital meets a broad variety of patient needs
through general care, surgical services and numerous medical
specialties including cardiology, oncology, pediatrics, emergency,
intensive care and obstetrics. With 352 licensed patient beds and
skilled medical staff, St. Elizabeth offers complete,
compassionate, quality health care for the entire family.
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Wisconsin operates 24 hospital campuses and more than 100
related healthcare facilities from Racine to Eagle River. Ascension
Wisconsin employs more than 1,300 primary and specialty care
clinicians. Ascension Wisconsin is a faith-based healthcare
organization that has been serving the state since 1848. In FY2018,
Ascension Wisconsin provided more than $292 million in community
benefit, including care of persons living in poverty.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In
FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons
living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Ministry Health Care, you will have the
opportunity to administer radiation therapy by exposing specific
areas of the patient's body to prescribed doses of radiation.
--- Prepares and positions patients and selects anatomic parameters
--- Delivers appropriate patient treatment plan in collaboration
with physician and dosimetrist.
--- Maintains detailed records of all therapy sessions.
--- Maintains and adjusts necessary equipment, including linear
--- Positions patients and selects anatomic and technical
--- Ensures all activities comply with regulatory agency
--- Ensures prompt submission of high-quality of all images and
documents sent to PACS (image quality, correct lead markers and
--- Assists in maintaining a clean, safe, and orderly department to
include procedure rooms, storage areas, dressing rooms, film
storage area and any other areas in department.
--- Experience with Varian preferred.
--- Experience with True beam and Tomotherapy and ARIA
What You Will Need
--- Required Credential(s):
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job
- Radiation Therapist credentialed from the American Registry of
Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
--- None required. Previous Oncology experience preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not
discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of
age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national
origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability,
arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran
status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
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