Licensed Radiation Therapist
Company: Texas Oncology
Posted on: May 11, 2022
Texas Oncology's Covid 19 vaccine mandate policy requires that all
new hires be vaccinated or obtain an approved exemption before
their start date. More information will be provided to you
throughout the interview process.
We offer very competitive salaries and a generous sign-on bonus and
Texas Oncology is looking for a Radiation Therapist to join our
team! This full time position is at our McAllen location at 1901
South 2nd Street. Texas Oncology is the largest community oncology
provider in the country and has approximately 600+ providers in
220+ sites across Texas and southeastern Oklahoma. Our founders
pioneered community-based cancer care because they believed in
making the best available cancer care accessible to all
communities, allowing people to fight cancer at home with the
critical support of family and friends nearby. Our mission is still
the same today-at Texas Oncology, we use leading-edge technology
and research to deliver high-quality, high-touch, evidence-based
cancer care to help our patients achieve "More breakthroughs. More
victories." in their fight against cancer. Today, Texas Oncology
treats half of all Texans diagnosed with cancer on an annual
Why work for us?
Come join our team that is responsible for helping lead Texas
Oncology in treating more patients diagnosed with cancer than any
other provider in Texas. We offer our employees a competitive
benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life
Insurance, Short-term and Long-term disability coverage, a generous
PTO program, and a 401k plan that comes with a company match. In
addition to a Wellness program that rewards you for practicing a
healthy lifestyle, and many other great perks, such as Tuition
Reimbursement, an Employee Assistance program, and discounts on
some of your favorite retailers.
What does the Radiation Therapist do?
The Radiation Therapist, under direct supervision, administers
radiation therapy treatments to patients. Accuracy in positioning
the beam of radiation to correspond with the designated tumor
volume and accurately delivering the prescribed dose are paramount
job functions. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance
Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.
The essential duties and responsibilities:
- Accurately delivers and records radiation therapy treatments
under the direction of a radiation oncologist and chief radiation
- Accurately enters and maintains patient treatment parameters
into electronic medical record.
- Participates in clinical instruction of newly hired therapists
- Assists in maintaining patient appointment schedule and
submitting correct billing information.
- Accurately cuts electron blocks, when applicable
- Accurately makes custom molds.
- Accurately interprets a computerized treatment plan.
- Maintains clean, safe, and organized work environment.
The ideal candidate for the Radiation Therapist will have the
following background and experience
- Graduate of an accredited radiation therapy technology
- Minimum 1-year experience actively practicing as an RTT.
- ARRT certification required.
- TMB license required.
- Must hold valid state license for radiation therapy.
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