Penn Medicine PRN Rad Therapist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
PRN Rad Therapist
Job ID :75232
Job Category: Radiation Therapy/Radiation Oncology
Specialty Area: Radiation Therapy/Radiation Oncology
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: per diem
Penn Medicine Entity: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 3400 Spruce St
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Per Diem
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
The Radiation Therapy Technician works with clinical physicists, dosimetrists and other therapists as part of a treatment team under the direction of the Radiation Therapy Supervisor. Staff therapists are proficient in many departmental functions, primarily the accurate and safe delivery of daily radiation treatments. The proficiency is achieved by various rotations on all treatment units at HUP and the VAH facilities, plus on adequate exposure to simulation.
Minimum Requirements :
The qualified candidate must have a High School Diploma or equivalent and a certificate of completion from an approved radiation therapy technology program. Must possess a current ARRT certificate or be Board eligible. Must be able to understand and operate treatment machines and simulators in order to deliver safe and accurate treatments and treatment planning.
Additional Information :
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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