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WellSpan Health Radiation Therapist I - Ephrata Community Hospital - Part Time in Ephrata, Pennsylvania

Part Time (48 hours / 2 weeks) Day Shift (7:30am - 4:00pm) 3 day/week Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Supervisor-Radiation Therapy, provides radiation therapy to patients as prescribed by physician according to established Wellspan Oncology Servile Line standards and practices at a beginning or intermediate specialist skills level. Assists with CT-simulation procedures and/or other treatments/procedures as required.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Delivers a prescribed and planned course of radiation therapy to patients; obtains patient history, answers patient questions, and explains procedure.

  • Checks prescription, diagnosis, chart, patient identification, etc.

  • Prepares room and equipment for patient.

  • Reinforces recommendations given to patient by the physician, nurses, dietician, etc., concerning reaction to treatment and care of the radiated area, prevention or treatment of generalized and local side effects.

  • Observes patient for any unusual reactions or events.

  • Performs IGRT tumor localization procedures.

  • Prepares patient and equipment for, and performs simulation procedures.

    Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited Radiation Therapy Technology Program with appropriate training in radiation therapy

  • ARRT(T) registration or registry eligible (must obtain registry within 6 months of hire) and works under the direct supervision of a Registered Radiation Therapist until registry obtained;

  • BLS certification required within six months of date of hire

  • 0 - 12 months experience

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WellSpan Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy and intention of the System to maintain consistent and equal treatment toward applicants and employees of all job classifications without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristic.

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