Job Objective: The radiation therapist follows the prescription plan and delivers radiation therapy to the patients as ordered by the physician. Working collaboratively with the front office staff, the radiation oncology nurse, the physicists and dosimetrist, the primary purpose of this job is to ensure every patient is given accurate, precise, and high quality treatment in an emotionally healing environment. The therapist is responsible for providing support as appropriate in all aspects of the treatment of the patient ensuring a smooth transition from each phase of the treatment process.
Education Required: 2 years Diagnostic School Program +1 yr. Therapy or graduate of RT Program
Licensure/Certification Required: A.R.R.T. Registered and CPR upon hire, CRT within 90 days.
Experience Preferred: 1-3 years direct experience and experience in treating acute patients