Job Summary : Produces radiation treatment plans and performs dose calculations under the supervision of the Chief Physicist.
Participates in the overall treatment planning process, including simulation, verification, and treatment to support the technical staff in problem solving with radiation therapy procedures.
Assists with special procedures as assigned. Starts any necessary training required to achieve eligibility for Medical Dosimetry Certification Board (MDCB) certification within twenty-
four months of hire. Achieves MDCB certification within thirty-six months of eligibility.
Minimum Requirements : Associate degree or certificate in Radiation Therapy
Knowledge of principles needed to simulate, create immobilization, position patient, verify images, verify accuracy of set up and deliver patient treatment.
Analytical ability to resolve problems that involve the use of basic scientific, mathematical, and technical principles.
Excellent communication skills.
Preferred Qualifications : Bachelor degree in Radiation Sciences, Radiation Therapy or equivalent
One year of Dosimetry related experience
Knowledge of treatment planning principles acquired through advanced learning of dosimetric theory by independent study and continuing education.
Licensure and Certifications : ARRT, or CMD BLS
1-2 years simulation related experience. 1-2 years Healthcare related experience.;Ability to work with colleagues at all levels
ARRT in Radiation Therapy;Bachelor's in helath care related field.;CMD- Certified Medical Dosimetrist;Basic Life Support (BLS) certification