Travel Post: Radiation Therapist needed in ILLINOIS

Posted in Urgent Needs on 1 November 2016

Job Posting Update - Modified

This position has been modified to only accept profiles for a Licensed Radiation Therapist and the start date has been modified (December 5th). Please only submit candidates that meet these requirements. Thank you!

ALLIED - Licensed Radiation Therapist

Position Status: Modified

 

Facility

ILLINOIS

Job Title

ALLIED - Licensed Radiation Therapist 

Unit

Radiation Oncology 

 

 

Start Date

2016-12-05 

Assignment Duration

13 weeks 

Number of Positions Available

Shifts

8:00a-4:30p (Days) 

On Call Requirements

None 

Weekend Requirements

None 

State License

IL (IEMA) 

Unit Specific Info

This position is for a Licensed Radiation Therapist! 

2 physicians, 5 therapists, 1 dosimestrist, 2 nurses

Simulation average: 7/week

On treatment patients: 35-40

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Job Description

The radiation therapist is licensed to administer radiation treatments to patients in accordance with the prescription and instructions of the radiation oncologist.

The radiation therapist is an integral member of the health care team and collaborates with the radiation oncologist, radiation oncology nurse, medical dosimetrist and physicist to coordinate services, ensure quality patient care and provide continuity of care.

During the treatment course, the therapist will contribute to the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the patient's plan of care.

 

MANDATED Job
Requirements

1-2 years of current experience - Required

Previous travel experience - Preferred

*IL License required at time of submission (IEMA) - Must include with submission*

ARRT - Required

BLS/CPR - Required

 

Registration/Certification
Requirements

  • ARRT
  • BLS/CPR