ABOUT MCHS: Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) is an integrated health system serving Wisconsin with about 10,000 employees and over 1,200 providers comprising 86 specialties, health plan, and research and education programs. MCHS primary operations include Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield Medical Centers in Marshfield, Eau Claire, Ladysmith, and Rice Lake (formerly Lakeview Medical Center), Marshfield Children's Hospital, Marshfield Clinic Research Institute, Security Health Plan and Marshfield Clinic Health System Foundation.
REPONSIBILITIES: The Medical Physicist Radiation Oncology is part of a physics program team that provides physics support primarily at the Marshfield Clinic Minocqua Center. Our Marshfield Clinic Minocqua campus has a Truebeam 2.7 with advanced imaging and OSMS, ADAC Pinnacle treatment planning system, Philips Big Bore CT simulator, and ARIA information system. Currently, the facility treats over 25 patients a day with state-of-the-art 3DCRT, IMRT, VMAT and SBRT treatment options.
The Marshfield Clinic main campus in Marshfield has a Truebeam 2.5 with advanced imaging and VisionRT surface monitoring, a Varian 23EX with PV & OBI, Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion, an active HDR program using Elekta Oncentra/Nucletron, COMS LDR eye plaque. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be trained in HDR/Gamma Knife under experienced physicists. The successful candidate is expected to work in cooperation with the Radiation Oncologist, onsite Radiation Oncology Manager, radiation therapists, and dosimetrists to assure accurate and coordinated delivery of all aspects of treatment prescriptions.
Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable compassionate healthcare. Successful applicants will listen, serve and put the needs of patients and customers first.
Master of Science or Doctoral Degree in Medical Physics or related discipline
Must meet qualified expert criteria defined by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and/or state radiation agency
At least two years of clinical experience in radiation therapy department under the preceptorship of a physicist certified by the American Board of Radiology in Therapy Physics or Radiological Physics
Experience must include calibration of linear accelerators and other radiation sources, clinical dosimetry of external beams and implant sources, patient setup, and computer treatment planning
Must be certified by the American Board of Radiology in Radiation Therapy Physics or Radiological Physics or will obtain certification within five years after employment begins
The position title and pay range of this position will depend upon the person's education and whether they board certified or not.
Working at Marshfield Clinic Health System, you will enjoy the following benefits:
Low cost of living within clean, safe environments
Stable communities and short commutes
Outstanding schools and affordable housing
Plenty of recreational activities for all four seasons
Easy access to Chicago, Madison, Milwaukee or Minneapolis/St. Paul
Comprehensive benefits package
Minocqua is one of the Midwest's largest resort areas. With more than 1,000 navigable lakes and all the recreation and beauty the Northwoods has to offer, it is easy to figure out why over 50,000 people vacation in Minocqua every year. Combining the outdoor opportunities with all the finer amenities that Minocqua offers makes this a very attractive community. Education is a priority for those who live in this area. Residents can find four elementary schools and a high school where students consistently score higher than the state average on such tests as ACT, AGVAB, and SAT. For those looking to further their education, Nicolet College has a 2-year campus located in Minocqua, and many other 4-year colleges are only a short drive away.
Marshfield Clinic Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: MC182677
About Marshfield Clinic Health System
Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) is an integrated health system serving Wisconsin with more than 10,000 employees and more than 1,200 providers comprising 86 specialties, a health plan, and research and education programs. MCHS primary operations include Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield Medical Center in Marshfield, Marshfield Medical Center – Eau Claire, Marshfield Medical Center - Rice Lake, Marshfield Children's Hospital, Marshfield Clinic Research Institute, Security Health Plan and Marshfield Clinic Health System Foundation.
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