Radiation/Proton Therapist (Full-Time/Day Shift)
Company: Lancaster General Health
Posted on: March 19, 2023
Provides Proton radiological care for the purpose and treatment of anatomic and physiological disorders within the Radiation Therapy section of the Department of Radiology. Patient care includes care includes care to patients in the following age groups: adolescent (13 through 18 years), adult (19 through 64 years), and geriatric (65 years and above).
**LOCATION:** Lancaster, PA (Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute)
**HOURS:** Full-time, 1.0 FTE, working 40 hours/week, 6a-7p, rotating weekend call.
**SIGN-ON BONUS:** $10,000 with a 2-year commitment to the organization (external applicants and eligible internal applicants only)
**ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:** Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:
+ Deliver the prescribed course of radiation therapy and maintain records of the daily treatment as required by the department.
+ Must be able to review patient records, document information to chart the course of treatment and schedule appropriate appointments.
+ Must be proficient in image acquisition for the purpose of treatment field verification and localization.
+ Requires the ability to perform CT simulation procedures as ordered by the physician including the creation of immobilization devices for the patient.
+ Deliver Proton therapy as prescribed by the radiation oncologist.
**MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:**
+ High School Diploma or equivalent (GED).
+ Graduate of an accredited Radiation Therapy program.
+ ARRT certification required
+ CPR certificate
+ Minimum of 2 years clinical experience as a Radiation Therapist.
**EQUIPMENT USAGE REQUIREMENTS**
**Equipment/Tools:** Computer, Phone, Copier, Printer, Fax, Office Supplies
**Software:** Microsoft Office Products
**_Disclaimer:_** This job description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be a reflection of those principal job elements essential for recruitment and selection, for making fair job evaluations, and for establishing performance standards. The percentages of time spent performing job duties are estimates, and should not be considered absolute. The incumbent shall perform all other functions and/or be cross-trained as shall be determined at the sole discretion of management, who has the right to amend, modify, or terminate this job in part or in whole. Incumbent must be able to perform all job functions safely.
**Benefits At A Glance:**
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers the following benefits to employees:
+ 100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
+ Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
+ Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials
+ Health, Dental and Vision Coverage
+ Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
+ Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching
+ Child Care Subsidies
+ Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.
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PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), is a not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care encompassing Lancaster General Hospital (LGH), Women & Babies Hospital and the Lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital (a partnership with Kindred Healthcare). We are an Accredited Trauma Center-Level I through the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation with 805 Licensed beds. Our membership in Penn Medicine brings together the strengths of a world-renowned, not-for-profit academic medical center and a nationally recognized, not-for-profit community healthcare system.
Outpatient services are provided at the Downtown Outpatient and Suburban Outpatient Pavilions, along with additional outpatient centers and Express and Urgent Care locations throughout the region. Lancaster General Health Physicians is a network of more than 300 primary-care and specialty physicians, at more than 40 offices throughout the region.
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