Radiation Therapist Resume Samples

A Radiation Therapist provides or administers radiation treatment to patients suffering from cancer or other diseases. The major tasks mentioned on the Radiation Therapist Resume include the following – explaining the treatment procedure and process to the patient, following safety procedures and protocols; preventing patients from getting overexposed to radiation; examining machines to check its functioning and working condition, locating the exact area of the body that need treatment, checking computer program to ensure that the machine gives the correct dosage of radiation to the patient; and monitoring the patient throughout the radiation process.

To work as a part of the Oncology team, these therapists need the following skills and qualities – ability to follow exact instructions and input measurements as required; showing a high level of emotional and physical support to patients; physical stamina and endurance to stand and work for a long time; and technical skills. Entrants need a degree course in radiation therapy.

Radiation Therapist Resume

Headline : Looking for an opportunity to utilize and maintain many acquired skills and knowledge to increase clinical education and strengths and that also has sufficient staffing hours.

Skills : Treating With External Beam Radiation Therapy, IMRT.

Description :

    1. Administers radiation therapy treatments to 40-50 patients between two Varian linear accelerators under the direction of a Radiation Oncologist.
    2. Reproduces accurate treatment set-ups, beam delivery in accordance to the prescribed tumor volume, and delivery of the prescribed treatment dose, while maintaining accurate, detailed patient records pertaining to treatment delivery, patient care, and charge capture.
    3. Encompasses strong interpersonal skills to encourage and promote teamwork with physicians and all employees.
    4. Demonstrates knowledge, skill, and professionalism while providing the highest standards of patient care.
    5. Skills: Schedules patients for treatment initiation, including: verification of insurance authorization, prescription approval, and treatment plan approval.
    6. Maintains an efficient treatment schedule while integrating new patients and special procedures.
    7. Reviews the treatment orders and/or plan prior to treatment or simulation to ensure comprehension and verifies all orders and criteria prior to the patient arriving.
    8. Prepares room and equipment for patient by gathering all necessary equipment and setup devices.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Computed Tomography


Lead Radiation Therapist Resume

Summary : Creative, talented and resourceful Radiation Therapist with over ten years experience in administering radiation therapy treatment in conjunction with Radiation Oncologists and Medical Dosimetrists.

Skills : 10+ Years Of Radiation Therapy.

Description :

    1. Check prescription, diagnosis, and patient identification.
    2. Explain procedure to patient, means of communication during treatment, and procedure to follow if emergency arises during treatment.
    3. Reinforce Radiation Oncologist's advice to patient regarding reactions to treatment and their care.
    4. Prepare room and equipment for patient according to prescription regarding immobilization devices, field size, treatment distance, lead protection devices, etc.
    5. Transfer patient safely to treatment couch, giving special care to catheters, intravenous drips, etc.
    6. Operate the treatment machines, associated equipment and computer verification Systems, to deliver the planned treatment accurately.
    7. Maintain visual and audible communication with the patient during treatment.
    8. Advise the patient about self-care procedures for radiation treatment side effects, and refer the patient for further assistance.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Radiation Therapist


Sr. Radiation Therapist Resume

Summary : Extremely compassionate to patients and their families and skilled at making them feel very comfortable during their treatments. Very fast paced environment and an efficient schedule.

Skills : Certified Radiation Therapist, Customer Service, Sales, Medical Terminology, Management, Microsoft Office, Basic Life Support, Retail Sales.

Description :

    1. Positioned patients for treatment with accuracy, according to prescription.
    2. Administered prescribed doses of radiation to specific body parts, using radiation therapy equipment according to established practices and standards.
    3. Followed principles of radiation protection for the patient, self, and others.
    4. Reviewed prescription, diagnosis, patient chart, and identification.
    5. Entered data into the computer and set controls to operate or adjust equipment or regulate dosage.
    6. Checked radiation therapy equipment to ensure proper operation.
    7. Observed and reassured patients during treatment and reported unusual reactions to physician or turn equipment off if unexpected adverse reactions occur.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Radiation Therapy

Associate Radiation Therapist Resume

Headline : Highly trained and skilled ultrasound technician with extensive experience and vast knowledge of ultrasound. Friendly, compassionate, energetic and dynamic team player who works well independently.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Computer Skills, Bilingual, Pacs.

Description :

    1. Explained medical procedures and helped provide informed consent for patients.
    2. Prepared rooms and made an immobilization device for patients according to radiation prescription.
    3. Utilized simulator and CT scanner to identify the areas to be treated and those to be avoided.
    4. Operated the treatment machines associated equipment and computer verification system to deliver the planned treatment accurately.
    5. Observed quality assurance procedures, dosage, and other relevant details in the patients' medical records.
    6. Responded to patient questions, provided encouragement, and made them feel as positive and comfortable as possible.
    7. Educated patients on how to cope with radiotherapy side effects.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Medical Diagnostic

Radiation Therapist III Resume

Objective : Seeking a position as a Radiation Therapist, that continues to challenge to grow professionally, pursue desire to experience different aspects of career, and provide high quality patient care.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Problem Resolution, Training, Patient Care, Patient Education, Electronic Medical Records.

Description :

    1. Administer prescribed doses of radiation to specific sites as defined by the Radiation Oncologist in conjunction with the Dermatologist.
    2. Position patient for treatment with accuracy according to prescription.
    3. Enter data into the Xoft Axxent Controller and set controls to operate and adjust equipment and regulate dosage in accordance with the prescription.
    4. Follow principles of radiation protection for patient, self and others.
    5. Maintain records, reports and files as required, including such information as radiation dosages, equipment settings and patient's reactions.
    6. Check radiation equipment to ensure proper operation.
    7. Observe and reassure patients during treatment and report unusual reactions to physician.
    8. Check for side effects such as skin irritation, hair loss, blistering, erythema, moist desquamation to assess patients' reaction to treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates Of Science

Radiation Therapist II Resume

Summary : Outgoing Radiation Therapist specializing in exceptional patient care, compassion and attention to detail. Professional with 9+ years working with a diverse patient community and a multi-cultural department staff.

Skills : Radiation Therapy.

Description :

    1. Educated, prepared, and reassured patients and their families by answering questions, providing physical assistance, and reinforcing physician's advice regarding treatment reactions or post-treatment care.
    2. Worked as a team member to obtain quality simulation scan and construct appropriate immobilization devices.
    3. Performed daily QA on equipment and served on the Quality Assurance Committee.
    4. Consistently follow ALARA procedures to reduce unnecessary exposure.
    5. Worked extensively with incorporating EMT systems.
    6. Utilized verifications of patients, prescriptions, treatment plans, dosages and treatment delivery verification documentation.
    7. Continually monitored patients while receiving treatment and reporting noticeable changes to appropriate personnel.
    8. Trained to work independently, though normally working in teams.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Radiation Therapist

Radiation Therapist I Resume

Summary : To obtain the position in a medical imaging department where skills and abilities will prove effective in providing quality patient care in an oncology department.

Skills : Cash Register Adding Machine.

Description :

    1. Audited patient records for billing charges.
    2. Followed the prescriptions of radiation oncologists to work out a treatment plan that delivers the precise radiation dosage to the diseased area while minimizing the dose to unaffected tissues.
    3. Used simulators and/or scanners to identify the areas to be treated and those to be avoided.
    4. Verified the planned radiation dose and started the process of distributing the dose on a planning computer system.
    5. Recorded details of procedures to be utilized.
    6. Positioned and stabilized patients in preparation for treatment delivery.
    7. Operated treatment machines, associated equipment and computer verification systems to deliver the planned treatment accurately.
    8. Observed quality assurance procedures and recorded dosage and other relevant details on patients' record sheets.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master of Science

Lead Radiation Therapist Resume

Headline : Conscientious and organized individual with exceptional time management ability. Personable team player with superior communication and interpersonal skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Computer Skills, Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Explained medical procedures and helped provide informed consent for patients.
    2. Prepared rooms and made immobilization device for patients according to radiation prescription.
    3. Utilized Simulator and CT scanner to identify the areas to be treated and those to be avoided.
    4. Positioned and stabilized patients in preparation for treatment delivery.
    5. Operated the treatment machines, associated equipment and computer verification systems to deliver the planned treatment accurately.
    6. Observed quality assurance procedures, dosage and other relevant details in patients' medical record.
    7. Performed quality control check of required documentation for the department.
    8. Advised the patient about self-care procedures for radiation treatment side effects, and referred the patient for further assistance.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Sonography

Radiation Therapist/Analyst Resume

Objective : Proven ability to utilize inspiring leadership, personal drive, creative vision, and analytical skill to yield successful delivery of both team and individual goals, actively contributing to organizational growth.

Skills : Administrative, Leadership and Patient care skills.

Description :

    1. Provided radiation therapy to patients as prescribed by the radiation oncologist.
    2. Executed daily operations of linear accelerators including daily warm-up and daily/weekly QA.
    3. Treated benign and malignant growths by the exposure to radiation from EBRT and electron beams.
    4. Reviewed prescription, diagnosis, patient chart and identification.
    5. Utilized knowledge of disease processes, co-morbidity and other factors of individual patients in selecting appropriate positioning devices for particular procedures.
    6. Prepared equipment, such as immobilization, treatment and protection devices.
    7. Positioned patient according to prescription.
    8. Entered data into computer and set controls to operate and adjust equipment and regulate dosage.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Radiologic Science

Radiation Therapist/Assistant Resume

Objective : Able to problem solve, think critically, readily adaptable, good interpersonal communication skills.

Skills : Extensive training in safely administering ionizing.

Description :

    1. Implemented radiotherapy treatment to 40 plus patients in a Radiation Oncology Department outpatient clinic.
    2. Discussed various treatment plans with the patient, developed in partnership with the clinical oncologists and physicians.
    3. Administered the correct radiation dosage and location or area to treat.
    4. Operated the medical equipment used for radiotherapy, such as Ultrasound, Varian 21EX, IX, Portal Vision, IMPAC, ARIA record and verify programs.
    5. Maintained accurate records of patient treatment regimen.
    6. Helped patients to understand the potential side effects of radiation treatment and how to manage any associated side effects.
    7. Worked alongside radiologist and other healthcare professionals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Radiation Therapy

Radiation Therapist/Associate Resume

Objective : Seeking a Radiation Therapy position where can use skills and experience to become part of an oncology healthcare team dedicated to healing, excellent patient care, and a family atmosphere filled with compassion.

Skills : Varian 23EX & Trilogy, Elekta SLI, Siemens Primus.

Description :

    1. Ability to work independently and manage scheduling of all areas to include simulation and treatment.
    2. Extensive CT/Simulation experience in all areas of radiation therapy to include, brachytherapy and immobilization fabrication.
    3. Experience with clinical set ups and contours.
    4. Excellent patient care skills-- able to access patient's needs and use good judgment for requesting medical attention.
    5. Can coordinate all aspects of treatment with different departments to include Physician/Physics/Dosimetry.
    6. Self-motivated with the ability to assess different situations and implement suggestions or changes as needed.
    7. Ability to understand dosimetry plans and calculations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Radiation Therapy

Radiation Therapist Resume

Summary : An established Radiation Therapist with advanced experience, motivated to consistently provide authentic and exceptional patient care. Complete confidence to handle every situation that may arise.

Skills : Varian Experience with High Volume Sonaray Impac Siemens Linac Accelerator Calypso HDR Therapy Block Cutting Scheduling Monitor Unit Calculations Fluoroscopy Varian Accelerator MLC CPR.

Description :

    1. Positioned patients for treatment with accuracy.
    2. Administered prescribed doses of radiation to targeted body parts.
    3. Reviewed prescriptions, diagnosis, patient chart and identification.
    4. Maintained records, reports, and files, including dosages, equipment settings and patients' reactions.
    5. Observed, cared for and reassured patients during treatment.
    6. Prepared or constructed equipment, such as immobilization, treatment, or protection devices.
    7. Acted as liaison with physicist and supportive care personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate Of Applied Science