Job Description

Location:Eastern Regional Medical Center
Region:Philadelphia, PA
Department:291002 Radiation Therapy-Tech
Employment Status:Part time
Shift Hours / Days:Time off coverage as needed - flexibility required
Hours / Pay Period:
Position ID:39388
Job Function:Nursing/Patient Care

Description

Radiation Therapist

We Fight Cancer: Care That Never Quits®

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) delivers an extraordinary patient experience we call Patient Empowered Care®. We deliver state-of-the-art, high quality care through an integrative model where a team of experts puts patients at the center of their own care. Every day, you will help patients win the fight against cancer. Every day is challenging and rewarding beyond your imagination.

A Culture of Teamwork, Empowerment & Development

CTCA provides Stakeholders with exceptional support and easy access to a wide range of tools and resources they need to bring the best of themselves, every day. Our benefits, wellness, and compensation programs lead the market. Imagine access to your own personal health coach! We also provide extensive training and career development opportunities that encourage professional and personal growth—it is a point of pride. We empower our Stakeholders to deliver the highest standard of care, which we call the Mother Standard®.

Position Overview

Professional care-giver who assumes responsibility and accountability in the administration of ionizing radiation to treat patients in accordance with the prescription and instruction of the Radiation Oncologist. T he radiation therapist monitors the patient’s physical condition to determine if any adverse side effects are taking place. The therapist must also be aware of the patient’s emotional wellbeing. Because many patients are under stress and are emotionally fragile, it is important for the therapist to maintain a positive attitude and provide emotional support. Performs as a team player to ensure patients receive quality and timely service.

This position is scheduled as follows: Time-off coverage as needed - flexibility required

Key Position Qualifications

  • Graduate of an approved school of Radiation Therapy required
  • Licensed in the State of Pennsylvania required
  • A.R.R.T. registered in Radiation Therapy required
  • Minimum one year working experience preferred
  • CPR Certification required
  • Must have detailed knowledge and use of linear accelerators—to administer radiation treatment to patients.

The Best Place to Work

We call ourselves Stakeholders because we all have a stake in the care and success of every patient. Today, CTCA Stakeholders deliver healing and hope to patients fighting complex and advanced cancer in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ and Tulsa, OK. Each of our hospitals, and corporate entities, earned a Best Place to Work distinction and receives numerous accreditations that celebrate our culture of clinical quality, innovation, high performance and wellness.

Beyond The Resume, What We Look For

We select people with talent—people who value working with others and thrive in an environment of continuous improvement. We are creative and resourceful problem solvers. We are inventors and innovators. As a CTCA Stakeholder, you make the difference in the life of a patient.

Do you see yourself working with a passionate team in a dynamic, high growth environment? If so, we hope you begin the application process today.

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