Therapist-Radiation

Ascension Health Nashville, TN
Job ID: 259993Therapist-RadiationNashville, TennesseeRegular / Day

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Additional Job Information

Title: Therapist-Radiation

City, State: Nashville,TN

Location: St Thomas West Hospital

Department: Radiation Oncology

Additional Job Details: PRN,Day, 0 hours,Weekly

as needed, 8AM-5PM, Monday-Friday

Job Description

Job Summary:

Administers radiation therapy by exposing specific areas of the patient's body to prescribed doses of radiation.

Responsibilities:

* Prepares and positions patients and selects anatomic parameters accurately.

* Delivers appropriate patient treatment plan in collaboration with physician and dosimetrist.

* Maintains detailed records of all therapy sessions.

* Maintains and adjusts necessary equipment, including linear accelerator.

* Positions patients and selects anatomic and technical parameters accurately.

* Ensures all activities comply with regulatory agency standards.

* Ensures prompt submission of high-quality of all images and documents sent to PACS (image quality, correct lead markers and patient data/history).

* Assists in maintaining a clean, safe, and orderly department to include procedure rooms, storage areas, dressing rooms, film storage area and any other areas in department.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

* Required Credential(s):

* BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. For current incumbents as of 4/30/18, BLS required upon expiration of Heart Saver.

* One or more of the following:

* Cardiographic Tech credentialed from the Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

* Radiologic Technologist specializing in Radiation Therapy credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

* Medical Sonographer credentialed from the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

* Diploma

* Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent required Master's degree in a related field, or combination of Bachelor's degree and related experience preferred

Work Experience:

* 3 Years Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

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