Radiation Therapist PRN in DeLand, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 11/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    DeLand, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    11/16/2018
  • Job ID:
    18010072
  • Job Function
    Cancer Institute
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital DeLand

Job Description


Description

Work Hours/Shifts

Per Diem Days

Florida Hospital DeLand

For over 50 years, Florida Hospital DeLand, a full-service, 156-bed acute care hospital located in DeLand, FL, has served the West Volusia area and surrounding communities. Florida Hospital DeLand has grown to include Florida Hospital DeLand Victoria Medical Park, Florida Hospital Digestive Health Center and the Florida Hospital DeLand Cancer Institute. We are fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations; which includes being awarded their Gold Seal of Approval. Our efforts to strive for excellence has led to being voted “Best Hospital and Best Rehab” by Best of the West — Daytona News Journal and a Top 100 Company for Working Families in Central Florida.
At Florida Hospital DeLand, we believe that better quality of care leads to better quality of life, so we’re committed to providing each of our patients the absolute best medical care in the most cutting-edge facilities possible, all in a caring, compassionate, neighborly environment. Our mission is to offer hope and healing to all of our patients in conjunction with our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ in our community.

Qualifications
You will be responsible for:
  • Prepares the patient and delivers radiation treatments as directed by the Radiation Oncologist.
  • Calculates required treatment times for optimum patient flow while accommodating the patient’s schedule.
  • Evaluates the course of the patient’s treatment and plans accordingly for any changes.
  • Personally reviews changes requested by the Radiation Oncologist
  • Monitors the patient with audio/visual equipment during the treatment to observe any patient movement and notifies manger of any patient complaints.
  • Documents all patient information in the treatment record, including but not limited to port films, the use of bolus or other treatment aides.
  • Observes the patient for any side effects from the treatment, and adequate pain control, and refers them to the nurse and/or Radiation Oncologist, as appropriate.
  • Reviews patient charts to ensure ongoing quality assurance.
  • Utilizes the ARIA system for the scheduling of patient appointment times and entering charges.
  • Participates in the on-call schedule at all sites.
What will you need?
  • Graduate of an AMA approved school of Radiation Therapy program
  • Current Florida Radiation Therapist license required
  • Minimum of at least one year of experience
  • Must be a Registered Radiation Therapist (ARRT)

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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