Location: Main Campus
Department: Radiation Oncology
Job Type: Full-Time
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Changing the way health cares.Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is Houston’s premier multispecialty group practice, founded in 1949 by Dr. Mavis Kelsey. With 19 clinic locations and more than 400 physicians, Kelsey-Seybold provides medical care in 55 medical specialties and is home to a nationally accredited Breast Diagnostic Center, Endoscopy Center, Infusion Center and Cancer Center. Our mission is to provide our team members with exceptional opportunities for professional and personal growth.
This is a dosimetry position that will work under the direction of the Medical Physicist and Radiation Oncologist to measure and generate radiation dose distributions and calculations for treatment planning. This position will be responsible for ensuring radiation plans are completed in a timely manner. They will provide technical support for complex plans to the dosimetry staff.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
(A = basics; B = preferred)
A graduate of accredited Medical dosimetry program. Must be Certified by the Medical Dosimetry certification board. Or
A graduate of an accredited Radiation Therapy program. Registered as a Radiation Therapist. ARRT. CMD.
5 years with Varian Aria and Eclipse Planning system experience. Must have experience in 3D, Electrons, IMRT, IGRT, Rapid Arc, and SBRT planning
Experience with SRS and special procedure planning
Certified Medical Dosimetrist Board, ARRT if Radiation Therapist
Must understand the technical aspects of radiation therapy treatments and communicate these aspects to the Radiation Oncologist as well as Radiation Therapist. Must have basic knowledge of imaging systems and ability to recognize anatomy on these systems. Knowledge of Radiation Safety.
Ability to evaluate new technology
Assist with budget in evaluating equipment and software replacement
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, clinical judgement, knowledge of radiation therapy theory and practices