Administer radiation treatments to cancer patients.
These services further the vision of Desert Regional Medical Center to create unique environments, where patients, their families, doctors and staff come together to achieve longer and better lives in the fight against cancer.
DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC DUTIES:
Setting up and treating patients.
Documentation of treatments.
Evaluation of patient needs.
Resource consultant in clinical situation.
First level member of management team.
Co-therapist, tech aides, patient relatives, physicians, nurses, physicist, social workers.
Maintaining a high standard of care with increasing patient treatment complexity.
DECISION MAKING RESPONSIBILITIES
Those according to the scope and standards of care plus call in appropriate staff as needed to clarify treatment parameters.
Complies with regulatory requirements (i.e. TJC) appropriate for position
2-4 year degree in ARRT approved radiation therapy program
Current Certified Radiologic Technologist License
Current ARRT (maintain current at all times)
Current American Heart Association BLS Certification required (maintain current at all times).
Knowledge of record and verify computer programs
Expertise in all of the various forms of treatment procedure in own department
Ability to communicate well with patients and co-workers
Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in a high pace treatment environment
Able to convey a sense of calm professionalism to the patient
Tenet complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law.
Primary Location: Palm Springs, California
Facility: Desert Regional Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.