Dosimetrist

HCA Corpus Christi , TX 78410

Posted 3 weeks ago

Corpus Christi Medical Center Corpus Christi, TX

Dosimetrist

Corpus Christi Medical Center is a Health Care System including Bay Area, Doctors Regional, The Heart Hospital, Northwest Regional, Bayview Behavioral Hospital, Northshore Emergency Center, Northwest Behavioral Health Center and Radiation Oncology at Corpus Christi Cancer Center.

We are committed to the care and improvement of human life; constantly striving to deliver high quality, cost-effective healthcare. From caring for fragile newborns to complex cardiovascular patients, Corpus Christi Medical Center ensures the community receives the highest quality medical care available.

Corpus Christi Medical Center is a 631-bed Health Care System offering a comprehensive scope of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services, including:

  • 24-hour Emergency Services

  • Bariatric Services

  • Behavioral Health Services

  • Cancer Diagnostics & Treatment

  • Cardiovascular Testing & Surgery

  • Diagnostic Imaging/MRI

  • Breast Diagnostic Center

  • Inpatient Rehabilitation

  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Level I, II, III

  • Maternal and Neonatal Transport

  • Neurosurgical and Neurological Services

  • Orthopedic Services

  • Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation

  • Women's Health Center

Corpus Christi Medical Center is currently looking for a Dosimetrist.

Responsibilities:

Simulates patients using simulator, CT scanner under the direction of the Radiation Oncologist; Performs mold room duties.

  • Monaco Treatment Planning System experience required (Elekta Equipment)

  • MIM Image Fusion Software experience preferred

  • RadCalc experience preferred

  • IMRT / IGRT / VMAT experience required

  • SBRT / SRS experience required robust SRS program

  • Accurately generate and calculate computerized isodose plans as prescribed by Physician

  • Work closely with Medical Physicist in all aspects of treatment planning, QA, and patient treatment, and/or as necessary

  • Assists Therapists with CT simulations, setups, and verification simulations as necessary.

  • Works closely with clinical staff to assist in coordinating care and treatment of patients.

  • Complies with Nuclear Regulatory Commission guidelines; provides appropriate teaching to patients and families as deemed necessary by MD.

  • Responsible for clearly relaying all information pertinent for treatment delivery to radiation therapists

  • Responsible for follow-up with Therapists to ensure patients scheduled for treatment in a timely manner

  • Remains current on contemporary methods and attains professional CMD certification and advanced training

  • Maintain professional and close working relationship with other, referring, or outside providers such as Neurology, Gynecologic Oncology, and Medical Oncology

  • Must have ability and be willing to travel to offsite imaging facilities for patient setup / image fusion.

  • Occasional rare after hours / emergency planning required.

  • Call not required

Requirements:

  • Certified Medical Dosimetrist

  • Bachelor Degree

  • 5 years of experience

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Dosimetrist

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