Radiation Therapist

CornerStone Medical - Santa Fe, NM

Santa Fe, NM

CornerStone Medical is currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Radiation Therapist for a premeire healthcare facility in Santa Fe, NM. The Radiation Therapist is responsible for simulating and treating patients according to the physician' s prescription. This is a 13 week contract starting 8/26.

Shift: M-F, 8am - 5pm

Responsibilities and Requirements of the Radiation Therapist:
Graduate of an accredited Radiation Therapy Technology Program. Associate' s or Bachelor' s degree, or Certificate in Radiation Therapy Technology
Registered and certified by theAmerican Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) as an RTT. Current New Mexico State license
Ability to operate a linear accelerator, computerized record and verify system, portal imager, CT/simulator, HDR and ultrasound. Excellent computer skills and trouble shooting ability
Prior experience as a radiation therapist
Comfortable with exposure to radiation, chemotherapy drugs, Hepatitis B, contagious diseases, infected wounds and needle puncture inherent in an acute care setting
Ability to move quickly, bending, stretching, lifting patients of all weights with assistance, pulling or pushing wheelchairs and stretchers. Manual dexterity, good vision, hearing and speech. Ability to lift heavy objects above the head or below knee level

Benefits of the Radiation Therapist:
Competitive Pay
Weekly Pay
Holiday Pay
Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits
Retention Bonuses