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Posted Job Title
Medical Physicist C
Job Profile Title
Medical Physicist C
Job Description Summary
At the direction of the Assistant Chief Network Physics, the Medical Physicist C is a board certified Medical Physicist who will play a primary role in meeting the overall clinical physics needs in Penn Medicine network. Specifically, the Medical Physicist C will provide clinical coverage of network physics activities, including QA of Linear accelerator or Proton Therapy Unit, treatment planning needs, special treatment procedures, advanced CT or 4DCT simulation, and implementing new treatment techniques. The Medical Physicist C is expected to maintain knowledge of current technologies. For this position, the primary site of coverage is Penn Medicine Radnor.
This is a Medical Physicist C position that reports directly to the Assistant Chief of Physics â“ White Region. She/he is directly supervised and evaluated by the Assistant Chief of Physics â“ White Region. Must possess high level knowledge of and experience in all conventional clinical physics procedures, including but not limited to, operation and calibration of treatment devices, operation and calibration of dosimetry equipment, operation and calibration of treatment planning systems, quality assurance procedures, âœspecialized proceduresâ (SRS, SBRT, HDR,â¦), and familiarity with radioactive material handling, safety procedures and regulations in PA .Â The Medial Physicist C is a board certified Medical Physicist whose primary responsibility will be at Penn Radnor Radiation Oncology. At the direction of the Assistant Chief of Physics â“ White Region, the Medical Physicist C will assume a lead role in the Medical Physics division & will participate in meeting the overall clinical physics needs of the Radiation Oncology section. Specifically, the Medical Physicist C will be familiar with clinical procedures guiding Radiation Therapy Clinical Physics and with the overall needs of the Radiation Oncology Section in the technical area including equipment quality assurance and calibration, simulation and treatment planning, patient specific quality assurance and required chart checks and review, equipment maintenance and vendor relations, radiation safety, and special physics activities. The Medical Physicist C is expected to maintain knowledge of current technologies and remain an active member of the American Association of Physicist in Medicine. The Medical Physicist C will serve as a clinical mentor for staff physicists in Medical Physicist A and B levels.
Master's Degree and a minimum of 7 years of experience.Â Board Certified and a special skill set that will allow dept to meet clinical, education and research mission
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$126,841.00 - $240,998.00
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Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Internal Number: JR00010664
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