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Medical Physicist - Resident

Description:

JOB PURPOSE:
The Medical Physics Residency is a two-year position. Upon completing a medical physics residency, the resident will have the technical knowledge, skills and competency required for the safe application of the technologies used in the practice of medical physics.

Qualifications:

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Graduate of a CAMPEP approved Medical Physics program with a Master of Science in Medical Physics


MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
None


MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
None


ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
None


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Conduct system calibration, performance evaluations and quality control, safety and compliance tests, including vendor specifications, under supervision of a qualified medical physicist.
2. Complete radiotherapy treatment planning and delivery under the supervision of a qualified medical physicist.
3. Complete personnel and patient safety evaluations under the supervision of a qualified medical physicist.
4. Complete informatics rotation to demonstrate understanding of radiotherapy use of computer modeling and computer networks.
5. Demonstrate an understanding of the protocols and practices essential to the employment of technologies to detect, diagnose and treat various illnesses and injuries.


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:
Skill and ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in-writing.
Skill and ability to handle multiple priorities and deadlines.
Skill and ability to work as a member of a team.
Skill and ability in Microsoft Office applications.
Skill and ability to apply critical thinking to solve problems that arise in the clinical environment.
Skill and ability to work effectively with others, possessing tact, discretion and diplomacy.
Theoretical knowledge of treatment planning, radiotherapy equipment calibration and measurement.

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Position Information

Location

Atlanta, Georgia

Posted

02/05/2024

Type

Allied Health

Job ID

1108247

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