The successful candidate is expected to work as an integral part of the hospital oncology treatment team as well as communicating with the physics group as a whole. Responsibilities include treatment planning, chart review, and accelerator quality assurance in accordance with the report of AAPM TG-142. Occasionally, participation in LDR prostate seed implants is required. In addition, participation in physics meetings (weekly) and continuous quality improvement (CQI) initiatives with the support of the physics group is expected. Experience with some or all of the following equipment is desirable: Varian TrueBeam accelerators, Eclipse and BrainLab iPlan treatment planning systems, Aria record and verify system, BrainLab ExacTrac, Variseed prostate LDR treatment planning system, Nucletron Oncentra Brachy planning system, and Sun Nuclear QA equipment (MapCheck2, Daily QA3, 1D Phantom). Proficiency with additional Physics QA equipment and software (OmniPro Accept, Blue Phantom, Lucy Phantom, DoseLab Pro, etc.) is a plus.
Work Schedule Full-time (80hrs biweekly). Hours as scheduled.
Education Minimum of a Masters Degree in Physics. ABR Board Certified or eligible in Therapeutic Radiology.
Experience Required 1 year of experience
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW: ABR Board Certified or eligible in Therapeutic Radiology.
Ability to be listed as an authorized medical physicist on a radioactive material license in the State of South Carolina.
To apply: https://jobs.mcleodhealth.org/job/florence/physicist/8039/8132524
Internal Number: 20182211
About McLeod Health
McLeod Health is the region's destination for medical excellence. Our excellence extends from the Midlands to the Coast along the border of North and South Carolina - serving more than one million people. As medical needs grow – we grow, expand, and improve our facilities and services. The McLeod Health network is comprised of 7 hospitals with locations in Florence, Darlington, Dillon, Manning, Cheraw, Loris, and Little River. We have also expanded into the Carolina Forest area of Myrtle Beach for patients looking for primary care and family physicians.
Founded over a century ago, McLeod is a locally owned, not-for-profit healthcare system which features the strength of more than 750 physicians and 2,000 registered nurses, and more than 8,500 employees. McLeod constantly seeks to improve patient care with efforts that are physician led, data-driven and evidence-based.
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