10725 MEDICAL PHYSICIST
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POST DATE 8/13/2016
END DATE 10/13/2016
JOB DESCRIPTION10725 MEDICAL PHYSICIST
Job ID #: 68526
Job Category: Radiation Oncology
Employment Type: Full Time
Education Required: Masters Degree
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posted Date: August 12, 2016 Back to Search Results
Imagine a place where you can improve lives every day this place is Northside Hospital. Join our team of medical professionals who offer a lifetime of care. As Georgia s Most Preferred Hospital in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years, we are the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We currently seek dynamic, skilled people to join our team of talented, award-winning staff. If you are a qualified, committed professional and are ready to work in a compassionate and innovative team environment, Northside is the place for you. Start your journey with us today!
Northside Hospital-Atlanta provides compassionate care for all stages of life and serves as a market leader in Women s Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery and Cancer Care. We are proud to be voted Atlanta s Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs for more than 16 years. As a 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service community hospital, we are committed to balancing clinical excellence with compassionate care and are dedicated to providing a Lifetime of Care to our community. Join our team and start making a difference with us today!
SERVICE AREA OVERVIEW
Northside Hospital is one of the largest and most respected providers of comprehensive cancer services in the Southeast, combining the latest in technology and research with compassionate patient-centered care. The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute offers the best of both worlds: clinical excellence on par with academic-based programs, along with the personalized and attentive care typically associated with a community hospital. Our Program has received an Outstanding Achievement Award as a fully accredited Comprehensive Community Hospital Cancer Program by the American College of Surgeon s Commission on Cancer. Specialty areas include BMT, Women s, Prostate, and Research.
The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Highlights:
* More cancer cases are diagnosed and treated at Northside than at any other community hospital in Georgia. * For the sixth consecutive year (2009-14), our Blood & Marrow Transplant Program achieved among the best survival outcomes in the nation for bone marrow transplants. * More cases of breast cancer are diagnosed and treated at Northside than at any other hospital in the Southeast. * More cases of gynecologic (cervical, ovarian and uterine) cancer are diagnosed and treated at Northside than at any other hospital in Georgia. * More prostate cancer treatments are performed at Northside than at any other hospital in Georgia. * We have a network of more than 32 cancer centers across Georgia. * We are a STAR Program certified institution, offering evidence-based and best practices cancer rehabilitation care. * More than 30 oncology nurse navigators and cancer care liaisons offering support throughout your journey. * We now offer Gamma Knife technology, the latest treatment for malignant and benign brain tumors and functional and vascular disorders.
We are fully accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC), and one of only 10 hospitals in the country to receive the CoC s Outstanding Achievement Award for four consecutive
The Medical Physicist will be responsible for performing a variety of duties related to providing qualified radiological physics support for the Radiation Oncology Department. This includes but is not limited to equipment monitoring for quality assurance and control, the clinical application of radiation oncology and documentation that is necessary in the therapeutic application. Responsible for all brachytherapy services to include high dose rate and prostate seed implantation. Responsible for ensuring that all physics functions and operations within the department meet state and other regulatory standards. Serves as the Radiation Safety Officer for the Radiation Oncology Department.
Masters Degree in Medical Physics or related field. 3 years in Radiation Oncology (clinical application of medical physics, High Dose Rate Brachytherapy and Prostate Seed Implants).
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes
WORK HOURS: 8a-4:30p
WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: No
ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No
Why choose Northside* Northside supports our employees professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside s team!
Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.