(Radiation Therapy) Lead Therapeutic Radiologic Technologist FT/40 HRS
CHRISTUS St. Vincent
490A West Zia Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87505
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Performs lead duties for the Radiation Oncology Unit. Administers radiation therapy and performs therapy simulations per physician prescription. Monitors, participates and implements Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement procedures. Simulates and treats patients according to the physician's prescription.
EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited Radiation Therapy Technology Program. Associate's or Bachelor's degree, or Certificate in Radiation Therapy Technology.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Registered and certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) as an RTT. Current New Mexico State license.
- Ability to operate a linear accelerator, computerized record and verify system, portal imager, CT/simulator, HDR and ultrasound
- Excellent computer skills and trouble shooting ability.
EXPERIENCE: Prefer 3 year prior experience as a radiation therapist.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: Manager, Medical Psychics
- Bloodborne pathogens - B
Exposure to radiation, chemotherapy drugs, Hepatitis B, contagious diseases, infected wounds and needle puncture inherent in an acute care setting.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to move quickly, bending, stretching, lifting patients of all weights with assistance, pulling or pushing wheelchairs and stretchers. Manual dexterity, good vision, hearing and speech. Ability to lift heavy objects above the head or below knee level.