Cancer Center

Certified Dosimetrist II

Type: PRN
Education: Required: Graduate of a university or hospital medical dosimetry program where curriculum is twelve (12) months or longer, or registered radiation therapy technologist with training in dosimetry under the supervision of a Board Certified Medical Physicist. Licensure: Current certification with the Medical Dosimetry Certification Board.
Hours: Dayshift
Experience: Preferred: Experience with RayStation, Tomotherapy Planning, and MIM. Three to five years of experience in Radiation Oncology as a Dosimetrist. Will consider new graduates with preferred equipment experience.
Skills: Thorough knowledge of anatomy and physiology, and contouring on 3D data sets. Must possess the ability to evaluate radiographs, CT, MR, PET, nuclear medicine scans, etc. Advanced understanding of radiation biology and physics. Knowledgeable of cancer and its prognosis; knowledge of current radiation and oncology procedures; familiar with treatment planning software and the ability to do minor troubleshooting.
Description:

This position is primarily responsible for planning radiation treatments in accordance with the physician’s prescription under the direction of the Radiation Oncologist and the Medical Physicist.  The Oncology Staff will work with the following age groups based upon individual responsibility, training, and competency: Adults (age 18 years- 64 years) and Geriatrics’ (age 65 + years). 

Oncology Data Research Analyst

Type: PRN
Education: Associates degree or higher required with CTR ( Certified Tumor Registrar) status required.
Hours: Varied
Experience: At least three years experience in medical records or related field.
Skills: Must possess knowledge of human anatomy as it relates to disease, experience and basic knowledge of computer software and keyboard skills. Must possess ability to concentrate for extended periods of time and extract pertinent information. Must be able to work well under pressure. Strong oral and written communication skills. Able to organize work in a well organized manner. Cooperative, congenial and positive behavior exhibited.
Description:

 

The Oncology Staff will work with the following age groups based upon individual responsibility, training, and competency: Adults (age 18 years- 64 years) and Geriatrics’ (age 65 + years).  This position is responsible for maintaining the cancer registry data in accordance with the standards of the American College of Surgeons. Performs registry activities of case finding, abstracting, coding and staging cases, follow up, data entry and data retrieval.

Registered Nurse

Type: PRN
Education: Graduate of a school of professional nursing. Current Tennessee RN license.
Hours: 8a-4:30p, Varied
Experience: Oncology certification preferred. Two years experience in acute care nursing with minimum one year experience in oncology required. Must pass chemotherapy certification course in order to adminstrator chemotherapy. Knowledge of oncology treatments and side effect management.
Skills: BLS required at hire or during orientation, IV Qualified
Description:

This position is responsible for providing professional nursing care utilizing the nursing process within an assigned unit; assesses, treats and care for patients demonstrating an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturation process; coordinates care planning with other disciplines.  Oversees the work of other professional and non-professional personnel.