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Radiation Therapy/Radiology, Director/Chief/Lead

Las Vegas, Nevada - US

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  • Job Target: Radiation Therapy/Radiology...
  • Employment Status: Active
  • Experience Level: Not Specified
  • Seeking: Full-Time
  • Industry: Radiology Resumes
  • Salary: 70000 to 0, This is variabl...
  • Degree: Not Specified
  • Security Clearance: None
  • Travel: Light
  • Relocate:: Yes

Objective

To continue my experience and training/education in Radiation Therapy and/or Radiology as a Director/Manager. If required, I plan to assume the position of Chief/Lead Therapist with the objective to move into management role when available.

Job Target

Radiation Therapy/Radiology Director/Manager/Chief

Professional Experience

1998 – present US Oncology
Radiation Therapist II

Position: Radiation Therapist II (Full-Time)
Equipment: Siemens Primus, Varian 21iX, Varian 6/100, Siemens MD; Kermath, Siemens and Toshiba simulators
Duties:

ï Staff therapist performing daily treatment delivery, simulation, fabrication of blocking devices and QA testing.
ï Performed procedures using Mosaiq and Access (IMPAC) Record and Verify system.
ï Trained in Stereotactic localization and treatment.
ï Supervision and training of student therapists.
ï Documentation of Linear Accelerator use with computer, manual and chartless methods. Prior experience as float therapist trained in the operation of multiple company Linear Accelerators.

Specialized Training: Cat Scan Technologist using Siemens MX8000

1990 – 1995 West Valley Medical Center
Medical Imaging Team Leader/Director

WEST VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER Caldwell, Idaho June 1990 ñ November 1995
Position: Medical Imaging Team Leader (Department Director)
Duties:

ï Performed all diagnostic procedures to include routine, fluoro, trauma and surgery procedures.
ï Managed all department activities, budgets, and regulatory compliance for the following services: Radiology, Mammography, Ultrasound, MRI, Cat Scan, Nuclear Medicine and Cath Lab.

ï Completely redesigned department floor plans, purchased and replaced all Medical Imaging services.
ï Started new services to include Cath Lab and Sleep Lab. Wrote bid specs, capital requests and integrated new computer PACS system Radiology department services and ancillary modalities.
ï Responsible for all CPT coding, charge reconciliation and appropriateness activities.
ï Served on Radiation Safety Committee for Radiology and Nuclear Medicine.
ï Supervised 15 Radiologic Technologists to ensure proper diagnostic procedures, documentation, patient radiation protection practices and administration of prescribed isotopes or contrast media.
ï Wrote and maintained quality control protocols to comply with NRC, JCAHO, ACR and hospital standards. Successfully completed two JCAHO surveys, no recommendations for change.
ï Developed new cost containment measures for film purchases, inventory reduction, maintenance and service contracts, reduction in paperwork and preferred vendor utilization.

Note: Director duties were expanded to include Cardiopulmonary service departments: Respiratory
Therapy, EKG, Echocardiography, Sleep Lab, Pulmonary Function

1987 – 1990 Valley Hospital Medical Center
Radiology Department Supervisor

Position: Radiology Department Supervisor, Nuclear Medicine Technologist (unregistered)
Duties:

ï Supervised department radiologic technologists and students.
ï Performed all diagnostic radiology procedures.
ï Trained by Registered Nuclear Medicine Technologists to order, receive, measure, store, inject and perform nuclear medicine procedures.

Education

1999 Weber State University
– Bachelor's Degree (BA/BS)

B.S., Weber State University: Radiation Therapy

1999 ARRT (R) (T)
– Doctorate (PhD/MD/JD)

ARRT (T), since 07/1999 # 216685
ARRT (R), since 04/1987 # 216685

1987 Weber State University
– Bachelor's Degree (BA/BS)

B.S., Weber State University: Health Services Administration
B.S., Weber State University: Allied Health Sciences Advanced Radiology

Relocation Preferences

Washington

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Last updated on: 2007-09-30.