We are seeking an experienced Diagnostic Medical Physicist, to work in East Florida. The ideal candidate will be dual board certified in Diagnostic Radiological Physics (DRP) and Medical Nuclear Physics (MNP). Consideration will be given to those individuals who carry a single board certification currently. Potential for growth is currently available to qualified personnel.
The successful applicant will benefit from the opportunity to collaborate with other veteran imaging physicists and be part of a dynamic team delivering specialized solutions for diagnostic imaging. Be part of a new breed of consulting physicist, focused on delivering leading-edge solutions like our Clinical Dose Optimization Services for Joint Commission compliance for patient dose reduction in computerized tomography. As a leading partner with large healthcare providers, we are uniquely positioned to deliver comprehensive solutions to our clients. Come join our team!
The successful candidate will have the following technical qualifications:
Dual board certified Diagnostic Radiological Physics (DRP) and Medical Nuclear Physics (MNP) preferred
Demonstrated expertise and experience in the following areas of Imaging Physics practice: Mammography, MRI, CT, Nuclear Medicine (including gamma cameras and licensing), PET, Radiological/Fluoroscopy Surveys, Ultrasound, Radiation Safety Officer, Patient Dose Calculations, or Shielding Designs.
Demonstrate an ability to learn new technical procedures quickly in unfamiliar environments and to apply previous knowledge to unknown topics to accomplish appropriate results.
Use technical expertise along with excellent verbal and written communications to lead teammates or clients in accomplishment of equipment surveys or navigation of the changing regulatory environment; and
Extensive experience with computer systems and the use of a laptop to perform daily duties, including cloud based tools for workflow and file storage.Enter MRI facilities (no embedded ferrous objects).
Must be able to enter MRI area (no embedded ferrous objects)
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform equipment surveys or consulting in at least six of the following areas: Mammography, MRI, CT, Nuclear Medicine (including gamma cameras and licensing), PET, Radiological/Fluoroscopy Surveys, Radiation Safety Officer, Patient Dose Calculations, and Shielding Designs.
Travel locally to client sites to complete contracted services. Expenses for travel are reimbursed.
Must be able to accomplish overnight travel. Currently 15% or less, however as the business grows, this might be subject to change, but should not exceed 30%.
Move phantoms for equipment surveys (Could weigh 40 pounds and must be appoximately 36 inches high)
Conduct auditing of nuclear medicine programs, including radioactive materials licensees and act as an RSO or radiation protection consultant.
Calculate of fetal or patient doses and be able to implement TJC guidance in support of patient dose reduction.
Must be able to provide professional medical physics consultations and training to clients.
Must meet the continuing education requirements for medical physicists for ACR accreditation in Mammography, CT, MRI, Ultrasound, PET and Nuclear Medicine.
Compensation is competitive and will be commensurate with experience. Reimbursement of mileage at the standard government rate will be provided if a personal vehicle is used. The benefits package includes a liberal vacation policy, excellent health insurance, 401(k) plan, life insurance, and other benefits.
Landauer Medical Physics works with hospitals, cancer centers and diagnostic imaging facilities across the United States providing on-site expertise and total solutions support in all areas of medical physics including imaging, radiation oncology, and commissioning. Our full service Medical Physics Practice Group of over 150 associates includes a progressive team of physicists and dosimetrists wh...o are dedicated to improving the profession, adhering to industry best practices and partnering to provide leading programs and services.
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