Medical Physicist Senior Therapy AdventHealth Orlando
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
• Full Time
You Will Be Responsible For:
Supports the administration of the radiation safety program, including compliance with all regulating and certifying agencies, training of staff and supervision of source ordering, handling, waste removal and disposal.
Actively participates in developing new programs and technologies such as information management, treatment planning and new modalities.
Performs weekly chart reviews and other checks of treatment plans.
Performs dosimetric calculations for external beam, brachytherapy and radiopharma-ceutical therapy.
Provides medical physics consultation to physicians, staff and patients as needed.
Participates in the quality assurance of linear accelerators, simulators, HDR units and any other radiation therapy treatment device.
What Will You Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Minimum of five years of clinical radiation therapy physicsâ™ experience
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Current active State of Florida licensure in Therapeutic Medical Physics
Current certification by the American Board of Radiology or American Board of Medical Physics in Therapeutic Medical Physics
Participates in the quality care of our patients by providing medical physics services at or above the State of Florida and federal requirements as well as meeting any national standards of care in radiation oncology. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful of all.
Internal Number: 21000414
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.