PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION
The Radiation Therapy Therapist is responsible for the administration of radiation therapy services and monitors patient's reactions.
Armes Family Cancer Care Center is a division of Blanchard Valley Health System, which provides a total continuum of care to more than 100,000 households in an eight-country area. The Blanchard Valley Health System mission is to provide "Caring for a lifetime".
Duty 1: The Radiation Therapist schedules patients in an efficient manner to accommodate patients, physicians and staffing schedules.
Duty 2: The Radiation Therapist delivers prescribed planned course of radiation therapy accurately to patients for control of disease process.
Duty 3: The Radiation therapist's charts treatment records and billing accurately and timely to provide information daily in compliance with state and BVRCC policy and provide quality care.
Duty 4: The Radiation therapist notifies physicians regarding patient care concerns promptly and allows no misunderstanding from missed communications.
Duty 5: The Radiation therapist completes daily assignments and prepares for the next day efficiently and timely to keep department flow organized and patients satisfied.
Duty 6: The Radiation therapist will monitor supplies and equipment continually of offset adverse impact of potential situations dealing with supply and or equipment failure.
Duty 7: The Radiation Therapist will observe radiation safety measures for patients and personnel to be initiated properly to meet state requirement and department safe operating procedures.
Duty 8: Ensures correct CPT codes (Current Procedural Terminology) are being charged and correct encounter type is registered.
Duty 9: Other duties as assigned.