Radiation Therapy Therapist
Company: The Armes Family Cancer Care Center
Posted on: November 19, 2023
PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION - The Radiation Therapy Therapist is
responsible for the administration of radiation therapy services
and monitors patient's reactions. JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES Duty
1: The Radiation Therapist schedules patients in an efficient
manner to accommodate patients, physicians and staffing schedules.
Duty 2: The Radiation Therapist delivers prescribed planned course
of radiation therapy accurately to patients for control of disease
process. Duty 3: The Radiation therapist's charts treatment records
and billing accurately and timely to provide information daily in
compliance with state and BVRCC policy and provide quality care.
Duty 4: The Radiation therapist notifies physicians regarding
patient care concerns promptly and allows no misunderstanding from
missed communications. Duty 5: The Radiation therapist completes
daily assignments and prepares for the next day efficiently and
timely to keep department flow organized and patients satisfied.
Duty 6: The Radiation therapist will monitor supplies and equipment
continually of offset adverse impact of potential situations
dealing with supply and or equipment failure. Duty 7: The Radiation
Therapist will observe radiation safety measures for patients and
personnel to be initiated properly to meet state requirement and
department safe operating procedures. Duty 8: Ensures correct CPT
codes (Current Procedural Terminology) are being charged and
correct encounter type is registered. Duty 9: Other duties as
assigned. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
- Graduate of accredited school of Radiation Therapy
- Registered by ARRT.
- Current state of Ohio radiological license in radiation
- Interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each
patient's requirements relative to their age-specific needs and to
provide the care needed as described in the area's policies and
- Positive service-oriented interpersonal and communication
- Individual must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills
necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient
served on his/her assigned unit/department.
- The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of
growth and development over the life span and possess the ability
to assess data reflective of the patient status. -
- Must be able to interpret the appropriate information needed to
identify each patient's requirements relative to their age-specific
needs and to provide the care needed as described in the area's
policies and procedures. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
- One to two years related work experience. PHYSICAL DEMANDS This
position requires a full range of body motion with intermittent
walking, lifting, bending, climbing, squatting, kneeling, twisting,
sitting and standing. The associate will be required to stand,
walk, and sit for extensive periods of time. This position requires
the employee to lift fifty pounds. The associate must have
excellent eye-hand coordination and reach work above the shoulders.
This position requires corrected vision and hearing in the normal
range. Associate must have excellent verbal communication skills to
assist the patients, and physicians. This position is classified
"at risk" for possible occupational exposure to blood borne
pathogens (HBV, HIV, etc.) -
Keywords: The Armes Family Cancer Care Center, Toledo , Radiation Therapy Therapist, Healthcare , Findlay, Ohio
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