Licensure/Certification: American Heart Association BLS and Training for accredited dosimetry program (required); ARRT, State Certification and Certified Medical Dosimetrist (preferred)
Experience: 3-5 years in acute care facility in radiation therapy (required); IMRT experience (preferred)
The Dosimetrist Therapist’sresponsibilities include:
Under the direction of the Radiation Oncology Physicists, in cooperation with the Radiation Oncologists (physicians), performing treatment planning procedures including computerized dosimetry, special dose and area calculations
Completing plans ranging from adolescence to geriatric
Contributing to the continuity and quality of care, in particular assuring excellent communication amongst all sections of the department (physicians, nurse, therapists, and front office)
Demonstrating compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies and taking action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and reporting suspected violations
3-D computer generated treatment planning
Producing quality work in a timely manner
Communicating with co-workers on many issues which relate directly with patient care
Managing time effectively and efficiently
Ability to communicate with coworkers regarding treatment planning and implementing dosimetry plan changes, set-ups, etc.
Entering all dosimetry charges in accurately and timely
Producing 3-5 treatment plans per day
Eisenhower Medical Center is proud to offer:
A generous benefits package and matched retirement plan
Health and wellness programs
About Eisenhower Medical Center:
Near Palm Springs, California, our vibrant community offers an enviable lifestyle including affordable housing, minimal traffic, world-class dining and shopping, and year round recreational activities. Additionally, Eisenhower Medical Center is less than two hours away from sandy beaches and mountain resorts.
At Eisenhower Medical Center, we offer a progressive environment with an emphasis on individual growth and advanced medical practices seldom seen in other hospitals. As a not-for-profit and comprehensive health care institution, we are honored to be recognized as one of the top-ranking hospitals in California. For 2016-2017, U.S. News and World Report has ranked us as the #1 performing hospital in the Riverside Metro area and #21 in California, placing us in the top six percentile of hospitals in the state. In addition, we were within the 20 percent of hospitals nationwide to receive four stars from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, in its Overall Hospital Quality and Star Rating (2016).
Located on 130 acres in Rancho Mirage, we offer our community a 517-bed acute care hospital with telemetry, critical care and medical/surgical floors. We also have a multitude of specialty centers on our campus including The Betty Ford Center, The Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center, The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences and The Lucy Curci Cancer Center.
Eisenhower Medical Center has recently been granted Magnet recognition by the ANCC for its nursing excellence, which makes us the first and only hospital in the Inland Empire to achieve this prestigious Magnet distinction. For the fifth consecutive year, Eisenhower Medical Center has been recognized as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation (2017), a testament to our commitment to provide equitable care.
HealthGrades® recognized Eisenhower Medical Center as one of America's 100 Best Hospitals with awards in three different specialties: General Surgery (2017), Orthopedic Surgery (2015-2017), and Spine Surgery (2016-2017). In addition, we received Excellence Awards for Cardiac Surgery (2016-2017), Coronary Intervention (2017), Gastrointestinal Care (2017) and Vascular Surgery (2015-2016). Eisenhower Medical Center is the only hospital in Riverside and San Bernardino counties to be named one of the nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Analytics™ for 2016 & 2017.
Eisenhower Medical Center has had a great deal of growth in our Clinic Divisions throughout the Coachella Valley. We also cultivate an environment that fosters outstanding levels of employee engagement and was one of only 20 organizations nationwide to receive the Workplace of the Year Award from The Advisory Board Company (2017).
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Near Palm Springs and two hours from sunny beaches and mountain resorts, our vibrant community offers an enviable lifestyle including affordable housing, minimal traffic, world-class dining and shopping, and year round recreational activities.