Computer Science: Information Systems, Medical Physics: Diagnostic Imaging
Children’s National Health System (CNHS) is the major provider of advanced pediatric health care in the Washington DC metro region. A career in pediatric healthcare is special because of the innovative and rewarding work done every day. Children’s National is the largest private non-profit medical and research facility in the mid-Atlantic region dedicated exclusively to the care of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
CNHS is seeking a Diagnostic Imaging Medical Physicist. Candidates should be American Board Certified or Board eligible in Diagnostic Imaging and Radiologic Physics with minimum 2 years of clinical experience or have completed a residency
The position includes the development and oversight of hospital based imaging department Quality Assurance programs including the evaluation and radiation dose and image quality optimization of all imaging modalities. Knowledge, skills, and experience in diagnostic imaging instrumentation, including: radiography (CR and DR), fluoroscopy (general, interventional, cardiac), ultrasound, nuclear medicine (including PET), CT, and MRI are required. Additional clinical responsibilities include oversite over: MR and radiation safety, equipment purchases and clinical IRB approval. Experience testing and maintenance of the radiation dose tracking program, diagnostic imaging workstations, and radioactive material license applications and amendments are required. Candidate with MATLAB, or equivalent (e.g., Python, R, etc.), programming experience will be preferred as will the candidate with a track record in research. The qualified candidate should have experience regarding ACR certification of CT, MRI, Ultrasound, PET, and nuclear medicine.
About Children’s National Health System (CNHS)
Children’s National Health System (CNHS), based in Washington, DC, has been serving the nation’s children since 1870. The Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children’s Medicine, houses 313 inpatient beds, including 54 dedicated to our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, which is consistently top-ranked in the Washington, DC, MD, and VA region by U.S. News & World Report. CNHS has 6,647 employees. Our benefit package includes and medical, dental, and vision insurance, life and accidental death & dismemberment insurance, supplemental life insurance, flexible spending accounts, long & short term disability insurance, annual, sick, and parental leave, 401 Retirement Plan, paid holidays, educational benefits and parking.
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