Saint Francis Hospital Memphis is a 510-bed acute care hospital dedicated to providing high quality, compassionate care to the Mid-South community. As a comprehensive medical center, Saint Francis Hospital Memphis features a broad spectrum of tertiary and acute care, outpatient services and specialty areas including Womenâ��s Services, Surgical Services, Bariatric Center of Excellence and Behavioral Health. Other acute care areas include Emergency Room, Critical Care, Med/ Surge and Telemetry.
Radiation Therapist Position Summary
To perform the duties of a staff radiation therapist in the treatment units and the CT simulator units.
To insure the safe delivery of radiation treatment to patients as prescribed by the Radiation Oncologist.
Assist in teaching of the radiation therapy student in the field of radiation oncology technology.
Safe delivery of daily radiation treatment to patient as prescribed by the Radiation Oncologist.
Observe for changes in patients and report these changes immediately to the Radiation Oncologist.
Verify patientâ��s set up by taking initial and weekly portal films.
Maintain proper appointment schedule for treatment patients.
Keep an accurate treatment record, according to the policy and procedure of the University and department.
Record correct billing record for each patient, according to the AMA CPT-4 guidelines and department policy and procedure.
Radiation Therapist Candidate Will Possess the Following Education and License or Certifications
Required: Graduate of an accredited radiation therapy technology program.
Preferred: 3 years experience as a Radiation Therapist in a clinical setting
Required: ARRT (T), BLS, state license
Job: Radiation Therapy
Primary Location: Memphis, Tennessee
Facility: Saint Francis Hospital - Memphis
Job Type: PT2Y
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.