Memorial Medical Center
The Radiation Therapy Technologist safely and correctly operates equipment delivering ionizing radiation for the purpose of treating neoplastic diseases or for other therapeutic purposes. To apply ionizing radiation to patients in accordance with the prescription and instruction of the Radiation Oncologist. To carry out pretreatment preparations including simulations and fabrication of treatment devices. Provides service to patients throughout the life span including newborns, children, adolescents, adults and geriatric age groups.
Minimum Education: Four-year degree preferred.
Minimum Experience: Must be knowledgeable of the operation methods and safety standards of all equipment producing ionizing radiation within the department. Must be able to handle radiation sources. Possesses experience and capabilities as deemed sufficient by the Chief Therapist and Radiation Oncologist.
Certification/Licensure: Must be certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT). Must be licensed by the state or eligible for licensure. LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.