Delivers radiation treatments according to physician prescription and treatment records while adhering to all policies and procedures. Obtains a signed consent, prescription, diagnosis, chart and patient identification. Assists the physician in the simulation of patient treatments. Takes verification localization port films. Performs dose calculations for monitor units. Confirms the accuracy of patient treatment parameters before initiating treatment. Fabricates shielding blocks when necessary. Provide patient education about treatment procedure. Operates simulator/mold and treatment equipment according to standard safety guidelines. Takes and processes simulator and weekly verification port films for physicians approval.
Knowledge and Skills
Education: Must be a graduate of a JRCERT accredited program in radiation therapy technology. Must be registered by and in good standing with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists as a radiation therapist as well as licensed in radiation therapy.
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