Position Summary The Radiation Therapist administers ionizing radiation to patients as prescribed.
Administers prescribed course of radiation therapy.
Calculates procedure details such as length and intensity of exposure to radiation, size and strength of dosage, setting of recording equipment, etc.
Evaluates and assesses the daily physiological and psychological responsiveness of the patients and ensures quality care for patients undergoing radiation therapy.
Participates in patients and community education regarding radiation therapy.
Assists in the billing and coding process for radiation therapy.
Other duties as assigned.
Must have an associate’s degree in Radiation Therapy.
Must have an associate’s degree in Radiology Technology.
Two (2) to three (3) years of experience as a Radiation Therapist strongly preferred.
Must have current, valid Wyoming License as a Radiation Technologist and must be in good standing with the Board.
Must have current, valid ARRT registration and must be in good standing with the ARRT.
Must have current, valid BLS certification or must obtain within 60 days of hire and must maintain credential throughout employment with IMH.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must be able to apply knowledge of anatomy and physiology, oncologic pathology, radiation biology, radiation oncology techniques, treatment planning procedures, and dosimetry.
Must be able to communicate effectively with patients, health professionals, and the public.
Must display competence, compassion, and concern in meeting the special needs of the oncology patient.
About Ivinson Memorial Hospital
We believe that a superior staff is the key to excellence. Our commitment to providing quality patient-centered care is fulfilled by the passionate performance of each member of the Ivinson team. Ivinson is looking for individuals with talent and vision to join us as we make a meaningful difference in the health and lives of the Laramie community.