Senior Radiation Therapy Tech - Radiation Oncology - FT Days - 10339-1A

Job description

Updated: Sep 2, 2020
Location: Orange
Job Type:
Department: Radiation Oncology

Job Description:

UC Title:

RAD THER TCHNO SR

Reports to:

Ambulatory Care Admin Mgr 1

Cost Center:

Radiation Oncology (427150)

FLSA:

Nonexempt

Job Code:

009012

Shift:

Not Applicable

Position Number:

40746778

Working Title:

Senior Radiation Therapy Tech

Bargaining Unit:

AFSCME

Date Created:

8/26/2020

Hours:

40

FTE:

1

Position Summary:

Incumbent is responsible for daily patient treatments & procedures in the linear accelerator, NOMOS, and simulator rooms of Radiation Oncology. Incumbent is responsible for the daily scheduling of patients to ensure an efficient use of the available time slots. Schedules and takes port films on all patients, reviews results with physicians, documents findings, and makes necessary corrections. Responsible for reviewing treatment plan, dosimetry and treatment chart before initial patient treatment. Responsible for the correct operation of radiation therapy equipment, automatic film processors and quality control equipment. Responsible for daily documentation of patient treatment. Responsible for accurate billing of patient. Responsible for notifying physician of any concerns in regard to patient condition during treatment course. Responsible for notifying physicist of any equipment problems in a timely manner. Maintains films and medical records, including purging of files. Carries out and records orders as required by physician prescriptions.

Salary Range:

Minimum

Midpoint

Maximum

Hourly Rate

$55.61

$62.36

$69.11

Required Qualifications:

A minimum of one year experience working as a Radiation Therapist

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the Health System

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload

Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Ability to work variable shifts including weekends and holidays

Proven ability to safely and accurately operate radiation therapy equipment, linear accelerators, simulators and computers

Demonstrated knowledge of radiation oncology procedures, radiation physics, radiobiology, radiation protection, anatomy and positioning

Ability to safely and accurately operate the radiation therapy equipment, linear accelerators, simulators and computers

Must possess ARRT/CRT in Radiation Therapy

Ability to maintain flexibility and work well in a constantly changing environment

Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties

Current BLS certification

Ability to work “on-call” rotation

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in computer informatics/networking associated with radiation oncology practices

Bilingual skills in English and Spanish and/or Vietnamese

Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and forms

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 9/10/2020
Application Due: 9/19/2020
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