Overlook Medical Center is seeking a full-time Dosimetrist for Radiation-Oncology to work from 8 AM to 4 PM.
Provide radiation physics support related to graphical planning and dose calculation for Radiation Oncology patients campus-wide.
Obtain, interpret, and use patient-specific information necessary for treatment planning. This includes the physician's prescription indicating the part of the body to be treated and the dose to be delivered.
Consult with radiation oncologists and therapists as needed throughout the planning process.
Radiation Therapy Simulation and Treatment Delivery: Advise and interpret pertinent information obtained during simulation.
Ensure correct implementation of radiation treatment plans.
Participate in quality assurance procedures. Review of dose calculations, documentation, and patient records consistent with established guidelines.
Teach and demonstrate principles of treatment planning, treatment planning systems, and departmental policies and procedures to junior staff, post-doctoral fellows, and others as directed.
Prepare and give talks/lectures/case presentations and participates in departmental staff meetings and in-service training sessions.
Attend professional association/society workshops and lectures to further develop professional skills. Assist other dosimetrists or radiotherapy physicists in the testing of new procedures and treatment techniques. Including learning experiences that stretch and build capabilities by requesting new assignments (i.e., testing computer software, and evaluating new commercial products).
Treat patients, clients, and Center employees who depend on the quality, accuracy, and timeliness of the work as unique individuals in a respectful, courteous manner, and focuses on understanding and meeting their needs.
Medical Dosimetrist certification by the MDCB preferred, Certification Eligible is acceptable
Bachelor's degree in Physics or Physical Science
Successful candidate is expected to have strong knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy, be proficient in 3D conformal, IMRT, VMAT
Have working knowledge of Eclipse planning software and Aria System preferred
Able to resolve radiotherapy-related issues.
Perform mathematical calculations.
A stron undertanding of the principles of physics is required.
Knowledge of comupters and te ability to calibrate physical standards for radiation dosimetry is needed,
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune's 'Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For' list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.
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