FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • Portsmouth, VA, USA
  • Full Time

 

Therapeutic Medical Physicist job in Portsmouth, Virginia. 

The  job is a civilian position within the extensive military medical system. Civilian and military personnel work together in hospitals and clinics providing a full range of services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families.

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Monday-Friday schedule 
  • PTO
  • Paid holidays
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)

 

Therapeutic Medical Physicist Job Overview:

  • Rotating on-call shifts
  • Measure and analyze beam data for the treatment machines and assure that beam and source data are correctly entered into the treatment planning system and that beam data is tabulated in a form that is usable by the radiation therapists, dosimetrists, and radiation oncologists.
  • Assist with the establishment of treatment planning and delivery procedures.
  • Perform and oversee the determination of radiation dose distributions for patients undergoing treatment. Ensure accuracy of the plans, dosimetry calculations, dose totals, and documentation in patient's charts. This includes 3-Dimensional conformal radiotherapy planning and delivery
  • Perform a quality assurance check after maintenance of the treatment machines in accordance with regulations and standard operating procedures.
  • Provide education and training for dosimetrists, radiation therapists, nurses, and technical staff.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of quality assurance procedures within the division.
  • Perform or oversee all radiation monitoring, quality assurance, and safety requirements to ensure compliance with licensure requirements, hospital radiation safety regulations, and national standards of performance.
  • Assist in simulations and treatment planning when needed.
  • Assist in brachytherapy procedures.
  • Attend all scheduled weekly chart rounds, quality impact, and quarterly Morbidity and Mortality (M&M) meetings as directed.
  • Assist with Local Area Network Server and data management system.
  • Perform other duties consistent within the labor category assigned by the Department Head, Chief Physicist and Medical Director.
  • Maintain calibration of all diagnostic radiology equipment
  • Assist in defining specifications for purchase of new diagnostic equipment and upgrades to existing diagnostic equipment
  • Perform acceptance testing, commissioning, calibration, and QA on diagnostic imaging equipment
  • Ensure function and operation of current technology used in radiology such as CT, MRI, radiographic/fluoroscopic, etc.

Therapeutic Medical Physicist Job Qualifications:

  • BLS
  • Certified or be eligible for certification by the American Board of Radiology

OR

  • Board Certified by American Board of Medical Physics

OR

  • Board Certified by Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine in Therapeutic Radiologic Physics
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  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission license as an Authorized Medical Physicist within the past 5 years
  • 3 years' experience within the preceding five (5) years as Therapeutic Medical Physicist in a hospital setting
  • Minimum of one (1) year experience within the preceding three (3) years providing physics support for High Dose Rate (HDR) brachytherapy procedures.
  • Meet the professional qualifications required by the American College of Radiation Oncology for medical physicists supporting American College of Radiation Oncology accredited Computerized Tomography (CT) systems

 

 

 Position contingent on contract award with a Fall start date.

Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 


www.FSRpeople.com

FSR  provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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