Medical Physics: Diagnostic Imaging, Medical Physics: Nuclear Medicine, Medical Physics: Radiation Oncology
Sentara Healthcare, located in Norfolk, Virginia and surrounding regions, is searching for a Diagnostic Medical Physicist to join our growing Medical Physics team.
Our group provides Medical Physics services to all Sentara Healthcare facilities in Virginia and northern North Carolina.
The successful applicant must be a self-starter, board certified or working toward ABR parts II and/or III. Candidates from a CAMPEP graduate program with or without residency will be considered. The candidate must also meet the Virginia Department of Health requirements for a private inspector, North Carolina registration for Medical Physicists, FDA and/or State approved for mammography, and meet the ACR requirements for a qualified medical physicist for all accredited modalities. Consideration will be given to those individuals holding a Bachelor degree in Physics or related field as long as the above certifications and accreditation requirements are met.
The physicist shall be enthusiastic and eager to contribute, as well as learn in a diverse healthcare environment. The successful applicant must have a wide range of exposure to all imaging modalities and a foundation of knowledge to build upon.
Under the direction of the Regional Manager for Medical Physics and Radiation Safety, your areas of responsibility will include and are not limited to: State of Virginia and North Carolina annual inspections, ACR accreditation, policies and procedures implementation and reviews, dose optimization initiatives, share responsibilities in teaching of radiology residents and perform radiation safety duties, as needed. We seek a professional with strong communication and written skills, integrity, and a strong work ethic to be applied both independently and as a team player.
Seasoned, experienced physicists as well as early entrants may apply.
Sentara Healthcare is a multi-disciplinary healthcare system with twelve hospitals and several advanced imaging centers between the Hampton Roads and Blue Ridge regions, as well as northern Virginia and northern North Carolina. We provide excellent fringe benefits, including health insurance, a matching 401K plan, generous paid time-off and sick time.
The Hampton Roads region offers the benefits of a metropolitan area with easy access to the countryside, beautiful beaches, Colonial Williamsburg, and Richmond, Virginia.
*Job Summary :
Under the direction of the departments Senior Medical Physicist and RSO, your areas of responsibility will include and are not limited to: State of Virginia and North Carolina annual inspections, ACR accreditation, policies and procedures implementation and reviews, dose optimization initiatives, share responsibilities in teaching of radiology residents and perform radiation safety duties, as needed.
Internal Number: 128148BR
About Sentara Healthcare
130-Year Not-for-Profit Mission: We Improve Health Every Day We are one healthcare system with more than 28,000 employees, all with the same commitment to quality care and creating an extraordinary healthcare experience.From hybrid operating rooms to new models of care, we have always been ahead of the curve. For example, we:•Performed Hampton Roads’ first heart and kidney transplants, in addition to the first open-heart surgery. •Opened the first PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care of the Elderly) site in Virginia.•Were the first in the nation to pioneer eICU®, a remote monitoring system for intensive care.•Were the first to leverage telehealth through Sentara Home Care Services to better monitor and manage patients remotely. •Gained worldwide fame when America’s first in-vitro baby was born at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.And, Sentara is focused on delivering care better in the future by providing the right care, by the right caregiver at the right place, right time and right cost – all while delivering an extraordinary patient experience.Helping to achieve this:•The Sentara app provides convenient access to Sentara locations, health and wellness information and ways to c...onnect with us.•Sentara MyChart provides patients with secure online access to this information, enabling new ways to interact with our doctors and staff. And the Sentara MyChart app empowers patients to access their electronic medical information on the go anytime, anywhere via their smartphone.•Our Sentara eCare Health Network® uses innovative and secure technology to link patient medical records between our hospitals, physicians and other healthcare sites.•Sentara MDLIVE connects consumers to board-certified doctors by phone or secure online video 24/7/365.•Select Sentara facilities and programs have also been recognized by U.S. News & World Report for the more than 17 years.? Our Services Advanced Imaging and Diagnostic Centers Located across Hampton Roads, Northern Virginia, Charlottesville, Fredericksburg, South Boston, Harrisonburg and Northeastern North CarolinaFour Medical Groups More than 1,000 quality physicians and advanced practice cliniciansHome Care and Hospice Available in Virginia and Northeastern North CarolinaNursing and Assisted Living Centers Assisted living centers located in Hampton Roads with nursing centers in Hampton Roads, North Carolina and South BostonOptima Health Plan Serving 500,000+ members in Virginia and North CarolinaOutpatient Care Centers Convenient locations across Hampton Roads, Northern Virginia, Charlottesville, Northeastern North Carolina, Fredericksburg, Harrisonburg and South BostonPhysical Therapy Centers More than 30 locations across Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina
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