Job ID: 144519
Category: Radiation Therapy/Radiation Oncology
Work Type: PER DIEM
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Jul 14, 2022
Work Schedule: Per Diem Days
DescriptionPenn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
The Abramson Cancer Center at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center has a Per Diem Radiation Therapy opening.
Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:
Working under the direction of the Radiation Therapy Supervisor, working with clinical physicists, dosimetrist and other therapists as part of a treatment team.
Being proficient in many departmental functions. Accurately and safely delivering of daily radiation treatments.
Achieving proficiency by various rotations on all treatment units, plus being adequately exposed to CT simulation.
Performs duties in accordance with Penn Medicine and entity values, polices, and procedures
Other duties as assigned to support the unit, department, entity, and health system organization
Please apply if you possess these qualifications:
Required to understand/operate treatment machines/simulators to deliver safe and accurate treatments and treatment planning
Experience operating both a Siemen’s CT/SIM as well as a Halcyon treatment machine preferred
Familiarity with the process required for CT Simulation
1-3 years’ Radiation Therapist experience preferred
Proficient computer skills required
Working knowledge of EPIC, Outlook, and Aria systems preferred
High School or equivalent level of education required
Certificate of Completion from Approved Radiation Therapy Technology Program required
ARRT or Board Eligibility required
American Heart Association CPR preferred
This per diem role is expected to travel and cover the following sites if there is a need:
Radiation Oncology- Penn Medicine Cherry Hill, Radiation Oncology- Doylestown,
Radiation Oncology- Chestnut Hill, Radiation Oncology- Valley Forge,
Radiation Oncology- Pennsylvania Hospital, Radiation Oncology- Radnor, and Radiation Oncology- Chester County
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.