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Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 2:15 PM


Known locally as the full:service community hospital doing some big things, Parker Adventist Hospital, (located at E:470 and Parker Road), offers leading medical experts, the latest technology and a broad array of clinical services. Ranked among the top hospitals in the nation for patient satisfaction, Parker Hospital performs complex spine and brain surgery along with weight:loss and joint:replacement surgery. We have a Level II Trauma Center and a Birthplace with a Level IIIA NICU caring for babies born as early as 28 weeks. Opened 10 years ago and still growing, the entire team is incredibly vibrant, skilled, enthusiastic, innovative and motivated. The sense of newness felt at Parker is a big aspect of the culture and the high patient and employee satisfaction scores speak volumes about the care and the environment. Every associate at Parker lives its culture of relationship based care each day : treating every patient, family and team member like WE would want to be cared for. For more information about Parker Adventist Hospital and joining the team, visit parkerhospital/.
Job Description/Job Posting ID:
Clinic/Department: 7341 PARKER RADIATION ONCOLOGY
Hospital: PARKER ADVENTIST HOSPITAL
Schedule: Variable; Days
Shift: This is a Per Requested Need (PRN) or as needed position. There are not a guaranteed number of hours offered each week. This position is not benefits eligible.
Position Summary
Administers individualized radiation therapy treatments to patients. Verifies treatment parameters and maintains necessary data. Evaluates patients daily.
Minimum Education Requirements
:High School Diploma or GED
Minimum Experience Requirements
:Two years training in an AMA approved school of Radiation Therapy Technology
License/Certifications
:ARRT registered or registry eligible
Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )
Evaluates and refers patient based on physical, psychosocial, cultural, and spiritual needs through observation, interview, review of records, and clinical data.*
With physician or RN approval, evaluates patient's response and intervenes in a timely manner, to ensure optimal patient outcome.*
Formulates, assesses and maintains schedule for daily radiation treatment patients.*
Delivers prescribed planned course of radiation therapy to patient, including but not limited to, side effects, number of fractions, doses, and planned follow up care.*
Maintains quality of portal verification on each patient according to department standards.*
Assists in tumor localization and dosimetry procedures.*
Performs simulation and simple dosimetry as required by unit.*
Implements patient plan of care and observes outcomes in accordance with unit standards.*
Teaches in accordance with patient / family learning style.*
Engages patient / family to foster commitment to comply with plan of care.*
Collaborates with interdisciplinary team to develop and implement holistic, individualized plan of care.*
Maintains environment of care including Quality Assurance tests on a treatment machine and simulator, room preparation, and supplies.*
Communicates and works with cancer patients and their families, dealing with all aspects of difficult care, including but not limited to, nutrition, pastoral care, psychosocial, end of life, and family dynamics and refers appropriately.*
Proficient in use of the EMR and patient data management systems used in the radiation oncology department and manual records to accurately input changes, record treatments, and patient data.*
Documents ongoing status, treatments, patient response in a timely manner.*
Serves as a patient advocate.
Anticipates needs of Physicians, staff, patient, and family
Effectively uses time, personnel, equipment, and supplies to provide high quality, cost effective delivery of patient ca

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• Location: Denver, Parker

• Post ID: 51444832 denver
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