Overview: Fighting cancer takes great strength and courage. It also takes an exceptional team of Radiation Therapists working alongside our physicians to provide support and be a part of our patients' experience in our clinics.
If you like using fun and innovative machines such as linear accelerators and delivering targeted radiation to help treat cancers and tumors, we want you to join our team.
This position is located in the Tucson, Arizona and will require travel throughout the Tucson area. This position offers a $7,500 sign-on bonus!
Our mission is to increase access to and advance the delivery of high-quality cancer care in America. As part of US Oncology, one of the nation's largest healthcare services networks dedicated exclusively to cancer treatment and research, we can quickly bring the latest advances in cancer care to our patients. Most importantly, we understand the special needs of cancer patients, and are devoted to caring for the whole person, not just the disease. Our physicians and staff treat patients in over 28 locations throughout the state including Deer Valley, Flagstaff, Glendale, Goodyear, Green Valley, Mesa, Phoenix, Prescott Valley, Scottsdale, Tempe and Tucson.
We offer competitive pay and a comprehensive benefit package that includes, 401K Profit Sharing Plan, Critical Care Insurance, Dental Insurance, Health Spending Account, Legal Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medical Insurance, Paid Time Off Plan, Short and Long-Term Disability, Tuition Reimbursement, Vision Insurance.
To make a difference in someone's life, you don't have to be brilliant, rich, beautiful or perfect. You just have to care. Responsibilities: In your job, you will have the ability to make a difference in a patient's journey by:
Accurately deliver and record radiation therapy treatments under the direction of a radiation oncologist and chief radiation therapist.
Accurately enter and maintain patient treatment parameters into electronic medical record; participate in clinical instruction of newly hired therapists and students.
Asses patient reactions to treatments providing education on the side effects of treatments.
Assist in maintaining patient appointment schedule and submitting correct billing information.
Accurately make custom molds and cut blocks.
Complete simple mu calculations.
Ensure that all safety protocols are followed at all times.
Interpret a computerized treatment plan.
Monitor patient progress suggesting updates to treatment plans as needed.
Provide support to patients and their families.
Perform quality assurance tests to ensure machines are in proper working order.
Qualifications: This position allows all levels of experience.
Graduate of an accredited radiation therapy technology program.
ARRT certification required.
Must hold valid state license for radiation therapy.
What You Bring to the Team:
Experience with VisionRT preferred.
Experience with SRS and/or SBRT preferred.
Experience with CT Sim preferred.
The safety of our patients and staff is our top priority. Masks are required in all Arizona Oncology facilities regardless of vaccination status. Candidates who accept employment including current employees who are applying for internal positions, are required to provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination prior to their start date. Religious and medical exemptions are available to those who meet the criteria.