DOSIMETRIST Part Time 24 hours per week

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
May 01, 2017
Closes
Jun 30, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Part Time
Job Description:
Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital is seeking a part time (24 hours per week) Dosimetrist to join our Radiation Oncology Team. We are a third time Magnet Hospital and our department recently received the Platinum Award for being in the 90th percentile for Patient Experience scores. We are equipped with state of the art equipment, including two full loaded Varian TrueBeam linear accelerators. Planning systems include Philips Pinnacle, Eclipse and MIM.

REQUIREMENTS
Education: Associate's or Bachelor's Level Degree in Medical Dosimetry
Experience: Radiation Therapy - 5 years
License/Certification: Certified Medical Dosimetrist

Measures and calculates radiation dose and develops optimum arrangement of radiation fields and exposures to treat patient under the supervision of the Radiation Oncologist. Coordinates and collaborates with multidisciplinary team members to facilitate for integrated and comprehensive care.

Education Level
Associate's Level Degree - MEDICAL DOSIMETRY OR
Associate's Level Degree - RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY OR
Bachelor's Level Degree

Experience
Required: Radiation Therapy - 5 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Amer Reg of Radiologic Tech, Cert Medical Dosimetrist

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Complex Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Service Orientation

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Associates or Bachelor's degree required. BLS, Registry eligible and certified within 2 years of hire