The medical physicist is responsible for ensuring quality care in the use of radiation producing sources as well as imaging equipment and the protection of patients and staff from radiation. They advise and/or consult with the physicians on the desired dose for treatment along with overseeing and managing dosimetry. The medical physicist is responsible for all equipment calibration and safe radiation practice and procedures as well as quality control on imaging equipment. They are expected to provide leadership as well as a wide degree of creativity and technical skills.
MS or PhD in Medical Radiation Physics
5 years experience minimum experience with Varian True beam technology, Eclipse Planning, Aria record and verify systems, SBRT & SRS
Full Texas Medical Physics License, Certified by American Board of Radiology in Therapeutic Radiological Physics or American Board of Medical Physics in Radiation Oncology Physics
A working knowledge of Title 25, Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 289, Texas Regulations for Radiation Control. Possess computer networking skills necessary to establish and maintain Radiation Therapy Planning systems
Possess ability to supervise and oversee others. Must have interpersonal skills sufficient to interact effectively with staff, physicians, managers, and patients.
About Kelsey-Seybold Clinic
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is Houston's premier multispecialty group practice, founded in 1949 by Dr. Mavis Kelsey in Houston's famous Texas Medical Center. More than 460 physicians and allied health professionals practice at 20 locations and an accredited Sleep Center in the Greater Houston area. Medical services offered by Kelsey-Seybold include medical care in 55 medical specialties including primary care and specialty care, outpatient surgery centers, an accredited Sleep Center, a Radiation Therapy Center, laboratory services, advanced radiology services and other diagnostic services, 16 onsite Kelsey pharmacies and a secure web portal for patients to communicate with their Kelsey-Seybold doctors, get test results and schedule appointments. Kelsey-Seybold has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as the nation’s first accredited Accountable Care Organization and a Level 3 (highest) Patient-Centered Medical Home. Kelsey-Seybold holds the honor for the most physicians in Houston certified for excellence in diabetes, heart and stroke care by the NCQA. In addition to these recognitions, Kelsey-Seybold is home to a nationally accredited Breast Diagnostic Center, Endoscopy Center, Infusion Center and Cancer Center.
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