Radiation Therapist (University of MN Medical Center) - 1.0 FTE ($2500 Sign on Bonus)
University of Minnesota Physicians
Location: Minneaplis, Minnesota
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: R0022222
The Radiation Therapist is responsible for delivering precise and efficient ionizing radiation therapy treatments as determined by the Radiation Oncologist. This position administers prescribed doses of radiation to specific body parts, using radiation therapy equipment according to establish practices and standards.
Radiation Therapist Overview
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Prepares and constructs equipment such as immobilization devices as needed or prescribed by the physician
Prepares and educates patients and families for simulation and treatment
Observes and reassures patients during treatment and report unusual reactions to physician or turn equipment off if unexpected adverse reactions occur
Operates specified equipment within the radiation therapy department. Records and verifies computer system, and IGRT and Portal vision system
Positions patients for treatment with accuracy according to prescription. Reviews prescription, diagnosis, patient chart, and identification of patient
ARRT registration in radiation therapy or be board eligible by completing the appropriate school of radiation therapy and completing registration within three months of hire
Excellent patient relations skills
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Location: Radiation Oncology Clinic, University of MN Medical Center - East Bank
Hours: 1.0 FTE
Benefits: This is a fully benefit eligible position: Competitive wages, Healthcare (including vision & dental), 401K, parking & tuition assistance and more!
Sign on bonus applicable to qualified applicants only.**
M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.
University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) is a physician-led multi-specialty group practice. We are committed to patient care, teaching and research, with employment opportunities either as a faculty physician at the University of Minnesota Medical School, community-employed physician or advanced practice provider throughout our partnerships with health systems across Minnesota.