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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransRadiation Therapist PRN
Palm Coast, FL

Radiation Therapist

Per Diem (As Needed)

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Per Diem, As Needed

Location: AdventHealth Palm Coast

60 Memorial Medical Parkway Palm Coast, Florida 32164

The role you’ll contribute:

The Radiation Therapist is responsible for performing safe and efficient patient simulations, and applying ionizing radiation to the patient as prescribed by the Radiation Oncologist. The Radiation Therapist demonstrates and promotes service excellence at all times, and is a key member of the comprehensive team responsible for the care of the oncology patient.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

· Prepares the patient and delivers radiation treatments as directed by the Radiation Oncologist.

· Provides the patient with on-going education from their simulation through the end of their treatment

· Provides immobilization when required

· Provides protection in accordance with prescribed safety standards

· Calculates required treatment times for optimum patient flow while accommodating the patient’s schedule as well

· Evaluates the course of the patient’s treatment and plans accordingly for any changes.

· Delivers treatments utilizing ionizing radiation as prescribed by the Radiation Oncologists.

· Comprehends the entire plan of treatment and reproduces complex setups.

· Delivers treatment to patients receiving HDR radiation

· Responsible for confirming that the patient’s chart, diagnostic studies and previous simulation films are available for the patient’s simulation.

· Performs the simulation process for preparation of the treatment plan

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed :

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

· High School diploma or equivalent.

· Graduate of an AMA approved school of Radiation Therapy program.

· Current Florida Radiation Therapist license required.

· Must be a Registered Radiation Therapist or registry eligible (ARRT), with exam taken within 30 days.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances. The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location.

Category: Cancer Institute

Organization: AdventHealth Palm Coast

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 24023651

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Palm Coast

  • Job Schedule: Per Diem

    Pay Range: $41.428 - $41.428

  • Location: Palm Coast, FL

  • Job ID: 24023651

  • Job Family: Cancer Institute

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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