Radiation Therapy Technologist - Days - Military veterans preferred

2021-02-23
Mercy
Medical/Healthcare

/yr

  full-time   part-time   employee   contract


Joplin
Missouri
64804
United States

We’re a Little Different Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service. At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals – careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its “Top 100 Places to Work.”Overview: The Radiation Therapy Technologist works under the direction of the radiation oncologist and medical physicist in conjunction with the manager to position and deliver ionizing radiation to patients in accordance with the physician's prescription and instruction. Radiation Therapy Technologist is responsible for monitoring the patient while under treatment using audio and visual accessories at all times. Radiation Therapy Technologist will also perform quality assurance procedures such as treatment machine output and chart reviews as assigned by the Director and medical physicist. Shift: Days - 8am - 4:30pmQualifications:Education: Secondary and some post-secondary. Graduation from an accredited Radiological Technology program with certification in Radiation Therapy from the ARRT or graduation from an accredited Radiation Therapy program with ARRT certification.Other: Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills are required, and must be familiar with a variety of the radiotherapy concepts, practices, and procedures. Able to operate various types of office equipment, including a computer, fax machine, telephone, printer and copy machine.Preferred Education: Post-secondary (undergraduate), three to five Preferred Certifications: ARRT (T) Registered Technologist Radiation Therapy. BLS Basic Life Support Within 3 Months Of Hire. We Offer Great Benefits:Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!We’re bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We’re expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy? Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply. Radiation Therapy Technologist, Imaging, RadiationRadiation Therapy Technologist, Imaging, RadiationMercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position.  The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.