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Job ID

2147483647

Req. No

70058293

Job Title

Therapeutic Radiologic Technologist RAD ONC/Per Diem

Market

CHRISTUS St. Vincent

Category

Diagnostic Imaging

Travel

1-10%

Facility

Not Defined

Address

455 st michaels drive
Santa fe, NM  87505
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Type

PRN

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Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY: With minimum supervision administer radiation therapy
treatments & simulation in accordance with the prescription & instructions of the radiation
oncologist. Must be able to judge when the treatment should be withheld until
consultation with the radiation oncologist. Must be able to assist in treatment planning
procedures including tumor localization & dosimetry. Triage sick patients to nursing for
evaluation. Ability to perform daily and other QA (quality assurance) protocols. Ability to
initiate and run organ specific and procedure specific CT protocols.

Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
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.
SKILLS:
 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.
 Must be able to understand and carry out complex radiation prescriptions and able
to work under pressure
EXPERIENCE: Prior experience as a radiation therapist or a new graduate.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: Manager, Medical Physics
ENVIRONMENT:
- 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.

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Therapeutic Radiologic Technologist RAD ONC/Per Diem