Graduate of an accredited Radiation Oncology Program. Current licensure in Radiation Therapy in the State of Louisiana required. Registered with ARRT in Radiation Therapy, or registry eligible. AHA CPR required.
Must be able to perform simulation using the CT sim and advantage workstation, and able to work with the physicians as well as the dosimetry and physics staff. Must be able to localize the area of interest, tattoo patients, and scheduled patients for treatments. Is expected to fabricate blocks and immobolization devices. Must be able to perform the warm up and QA for all machines.
Therapist will deliver a prescribed dose to a pre-determined tumor volume with no supervision. Will be able to image and/or film the patient for treatment. Will be responsible for recording all pertinent information in the treatment records. Is responsible for weekly chart checks and completing daily charges in aria. When needed must be able to perform a simple hand or computer calculation. Will be expected to teach the therapy students, as well as participate in evaluations. Will be responsible for taking call.
Location/Region: Metairie, LA