Radiation Therapist
Holy Cross Hospital Radiation Therapy - United States

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High School Diploma/GED
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • National Radiology Registry (ARRT)
  • Radiologic Technologist, Registered (RT-R)
  • 1 - 3 years of experience required
  • General Summary : A dministers ionizing radiation therapy to patients in accordance with the prescription and instructions from the radiation oncologist. Collaborates with the physicist, dosimetrist, chief therapist and radiation oncologist in the planning and simulation of treatments. Supports the Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Hospital.

    Minimum Requirements : ARRT Certification. Current licensure by the State of Maryland to practice radiation therapy. CPR/ BCLS Certification within the probationary period. High School Diploma. Completion of American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) approved Radiological Technology Program. At least one year of experience as a therapist in a radiation oncology facility preferred. Experience using linear accelerators with multileaf columnators, CT simulators and HDR therapy preferred. Basic computer skills to include data entry and retrieval. Read, write, speak and comprehend the English language.

    Working Conditions :

    Physical Requirements : Medium work, exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly, to move objects.

    Visual Acuity : R equired to have close visual acuity to perform activities such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; assembly or fabrication of parts at distances close to the eyes.

    Environmental Conditions : The worker is subject to hazards, including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, and exposure to high heat or chemicals.