Certified and licensed Radiation Therapist with over 9 years of experience ensuring high standards of patient care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs.
Efficient and reliable team player
Good computer skills
Excellent attention to detail
RADIATION THERAPIST04/2004 to Current North Shore Radiation Therapy – Smithtown,
Administers external ionizing radiation therapy and participates in treatment planning in accordance with the Radiation Oncologists prescription.
Accurately deliver a planned course of radiotherapy and keep accurate daily treatment records.
Record all data necessary to calculate treatment dosage, treatment parameters and set-up instructions.
Provide exceptional patient care by exercising professional judgment in treatment delivery.
Assesses patient physical and emotional needs; refer patient to physician/RN as appropriate.
Coordinate treatment machine schedule in an effective manner.
Using system applications appropriately, accurately and according to protocol and policy. (Accuray Cyberknife, Varian 600EX with IMRT and MLC capabilities, Varian ARIA Record and Verify, BAT Ultrasound Localization, Trilogy 21ix with OBI and Cone beam capability and Varian 2100EX).
Coordinated new HDR treatment protocols with physics for Partial Breast Irradiation using MammoSite and Contura applicators. Performed daily QA on GammaMed Plus HDR unit.
Assist therapist with any training associated with HDR treatments.
Radiation Therapist01/2003 to 03/2004 North Shore University Hospital
Accurately deliver a planned course of radiotherapy to cancer patients.
Responsible for recording all necessary data that pertains to patient treatment.
Fabricated shielding blocks as required from simulation films or templates.
Assist with CT Simulation.
Associate of Applied Science: Radiation Therapy TechnologyJuly 2003Nassau Community College
- Garden City,
ARRT Certification for Radiation Therapy NYS License in Radiation Therapy Technology ACCURAY Cyberknife System Technical Training course