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Radiation Therapist

Location : Los Angeles, CA
Job Type : Temp/Contract
Reference Code : 8HRS - Days
Job Industry : Healthcare - Health Services

Job Description :

Responsibilities: 



  • Delivers ionizing radiation as prescribed by the Radiation Oncologist to restore and enhance the quality of life, eradicate or diminish disease and maintain health. 

  • Performs simulations, schedules patient treatment, and completes associated billing.

  • Will be hired for the satellite radiation oncology locations and may be asked to help at any of the satellites if needed.


 


Required Qualifications :
Minimum Education: 



  • Graduate of a Regionally Accredited Program for Radiation Therapy. New Graduates will be considered. 





Minimum Experience/Knowledge: 


  • Completed a 2- or 4-year program in radiation therapy or a degree in radiography combined with a certificate program in radiation therapy. 

  • Must have knowledge of basic dosimetry, MLC, CT Simulation, and IMRT. 

  • Experience with Varian Machines, preferred Varian Truebeam 

  • Experience with Varian EMR, preferred ARIA 15.6 




Strong technical skills, with a work ethic that inspires others. 



  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 





Preferred: 


  • One year of experience as a Radiation Therapist. 

  • Bilingual in one of the threshold languages is highly desirable: English, Spanish, Chinese, Armenian, Arabic, Farsi, Khmer, Korean, Russian, Tagalog, Vietnamese. preferably in Mandarin, Spanish. 




Required License/Certification: Current ARRT and CRT Certification. 


  • Valid and current ARRT certified in Radiation Therapy R.T. and licensed by the state in which they will be working. 

  • Fire and safety certification and BLS required. 

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