To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
Implements medically prescribed Radiation Therapy treatments and simulations under the supervision of a qualified physician. Able to fabricate cerrobend blocks according to the physician's prescription and physics treatment plan. Able to immobilize and simulate treatment areas along with aiding in some levels of treatment planning. Able to fabricate a variety of immobilization devices. Able to provide appropriate care of patients served, regardless of age. Able to provide on call coverage with in 60 minutes over weekends, holidays, and emergency after hour call as deemed necessary in order to maintain adequate level of departmental services. Will be required to work a flexible schedule according to patient volume.
Associates of Science preferred.
One to two (1-2) years experience as a Radiation Therapist preferred. New graduates considered.
ARRT registered therapist in good standing and has a current Connecticut State License.
Profficiant in computer usage (EMR) Knowlegable with Radiation Therapy treatment and immobilization equipment . Experienced with special treatment techniques( SRS, SBRT, HDR brachytherapy)
Intense concentration with computers and instruments. Must have the ability to hear and observe all the surroundings of the department and have manual dexterity. Working on equipment with occasional lifting, pushing, and pulling of heavy objects. Standing and walking most of the day. Assisting in lifting of patients with physical problems as well as exposure to patients with mental and emotional issues. Exposed to end of life conditions as well as death.