at MaineGeneral Health in Augusta, Maine, United States
Job Description Summary: We are presently seeking a per diem Radiation Therapy Tech to join our team at the Harold Alfond Center for Cancer Care.The Radiation Therapist provides computed tomography imaging and administers radiation therapy as prescribed by a physician in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.The Ideal Candidate Will Have:Maine State Radiologic Technologist license required. Registered as a Radiologic Technologist (RT) and certified in radiation therapy (T) and computed tomography (CT) by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) preferred. Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider preferred.
Reviews patient history, physician’s orders and radiation therapy treatment plan. Educates patient regarding procedures, equipment and exam to ensure patient’s understanding and cooperation.
Determines patient treatment plan in collaboration with physician and dosimetrist. Delivers therapy according to treatment plan. Monitors patient condition continually and reports/responds to changes in status as appropriate.
Prepares equipment and supplies, including linear accelerator. Selects appropriate exposure factors and imaging parameters. Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary.
Positions patient and performs imaging procedure(s). Analyzes results and identifies issues with the quality of imaging results. Takes appropriate action to resolve image quality issues, including repositioning patient and repeating procedure.
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 0
Job Exempt: No
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