UW HOSPITAL & CLINICS Radiation Therapist - 12323 in MADISON, Wisconsin
JOB REQUIREMENTS: Radiation Therapist University Hospital - 12323 DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: Join the #1 hospital in Wisconsin! We are seeking a Radiation Therapist to: * Administer therapeutic doses of ionizing radiation; using advanced level linear accelerators and Tomotherapy treatment units; and record and verify treatment software; as well as simulating patients in accordance with prescription and instruction of radiation oncologists. * Perform routine, complex, and specialized work as well as integration and administration of new technology. Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/veterans. Work Schedule: This is a part-time, 0.80 FTE position scheduled from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm or 10:00 am to 6:30 pm. An occasional Saturday morning shift may be required. Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department. Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Education: Minimum Graduate of a School in Radiation Therapy Technology Licenses and Certifications: Minimum Certified as a Radiation Therapist by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. CPR Certification. Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: * Ability to function safely and effectively as a radiation therapist in the clinical environment. * Ability to think critically and problem solve, making rational and appropriate clinical decisions. * Ability to work effectively in a team of radiation therapists and in the radiation oncology team. * Ability to interpret medical terminology and to communicate with patients and family concerning patient related needs and problems. * Ability to understand written and oral communication from medical staff and with patients, family, public and other professionals. * Ability to interpret basic computerized treatment plans, to identify anatomic structures on radiographs and cross-sectional images. * Ability to interact with patients and family in such a manner as to inspire confidence and gain patient's cooperation. * Ability to communicate (understand written and oral communication) with medical staff, nursing, clerical and radiation oncologists involved with patient care. * Ability to effectively send, receive and respond to information; including the ability to read, write, listen, speak, observe and use computers. Clinical Skill: * Knowledge of human anatomy and physiology; radiation physics; radiation biology; pat ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: https://eimy.fa.us6.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX\_1/requisitions/preview/12323/?keyword=12323&mode=location Other: Applicants ONLY to apply via URL link provided!