Location Address:1055 Saxon Boulevard, Orange City, FL 32763
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Fish Memorial Hospital:
Work for an organization whose mission is to "Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ
Career growth and advancement potential
High quality of lifestyle with a lost cost of living
No state income tax
Per Diem Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
Prepares the patient and delivers radiation treatments as directed by the Radiation Oncologist
Calculates required treatment times for optimum patient flow while accommodating the patientâ™s schedule.
Evaluates the course of the patientâ™s treatment and plans accordingly for any changes.
Personally reviews changes requested by the Radiation Oncologist
Monitors the patient with audio/visual equipment during the treatment to observe any patient movement and notifies manger of any patient complaints
Documents all patient information in the treatment record, including but not limited to port films, the use of bolus or other treatment aides.
Observes the patient for any side effects from the treatment, and adequate pain control, and refers them to the nurse and/or Radiation Oncologist, as appropriate.
Reviews patient charts to ensure ongoing quality assurance.
Utilizes the ARIA system for the scheduling of patient appointment times and entering charges.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of an AMA approved school of Radiation Therapy program
Current Florida Radiation Therapist license required
Minimum of at least one year of experience
Must be a Registered Radiation Therapist (ARRT)
The Radiation Therapist is responsible for performing safe and efficient patient simulations, and applying ionizing radiation to the patient as prescribed by the Radiation Oncologist. The Radiation Therapist demonstrates and promotes service excellence at all times, and is a key member of the comprehensive team responsible for the care of the oncology patient.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.