Berkshire Health Systems Radiation Therapist in Pittsfield, Massachusetts
RADIATION THERAPISTS HAVE JUST RECEIVED A 14% INCREASE IN THE STARTING RATE AT BHS!
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+ + Administers radiation treatments, simulations, dosimetry functions, and fabricates blocks in preparation for treatment. Requires initiative and independent judgment. Proper care of the client in accordance with the departmental and hospital policies and procedures is required. Performs radiation therapy treatments as required in either a scheduled or emergent environment under the supervision of the Radiation Oncologist. Updates procedure manuals as needed. Manages daily treatment schedule of all assignments on the clinical equipment. Observes and demonstrates familiarity with all safety features in each clinical area. Works closely with reception, Nursing, and physician components in the provision of patient care.
- Minimum active exposure in approved program for Radiation Therapy.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum qualifications are required unless stated otherwise.)
- Must have completed formal training from a JRCERT accrediated radiation therapy program.
Education and Training:
- MALIC - Massachusetts Radiology License
CPR - CPR Required.
ARRT (T) - Radiation Therapy.
License, Certification & Registration:
- Ability to function independently and proficiently in a high stress, work intensive environment.
Attendance at all mandatory education is required.