Job Location The Diagnostic Imaging Physicist position is located in Indianapolis, Indiana at Community Health Network.
Job Duties The Diagnostic Imaging Physicist provides physics services to the Medical Imaging Service Line in accordance with the highest standards of practice as required by regulatory agencies.
physics testing for imaging equipment across the network.
support to technologists and administrators in radiation dose management, protocol optimization, training, etc.
support for nuclear medicine/therapy procedures across the network.
emergency response assistance for patients who reenter the system who have been administered above therapy treatments.
shielding design for new/existing/upgraded projects
dose estimates for patients/staff exposed to radiation or radioactive materials.
Experience At least two (2) years of clinical experience in Medical Imaging under the preceptorship of a Physicist certified in Nuclear Medicine or Radiological Physics by the American Board of Radiology, American Board of Medical Physics, American Board of Science in Nuclear Medicine, or Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine. Education Master of Science or Doctoral degree in Medical Physics or related discipline. License
Certified in Nuclear Medicine or Radiological Physics by the American Board of Radiology, the American Board of Medical Physics, the American Board of Science in Nuclear Medicine, or the Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine or will obtain certification within five years after employment begins.
Must meet the criteria set forth by the Indiana State Department of Health for Health Physicist, X-ray Machine Inspector, and/or Diagnostic Imaging Physicist.
Must meet physicist qualifications set forth by The Joint Commission and the American College of Radiology for modalities serviced. For Mammography, must meet physicist requirements set forth in the Mammography Quality Standards Act and Program
Experience shall include equipment testing, quality control, radiation surveys, shielding design and image analysis.
Must be familiar with all federal, state and local requirements pertaining to licensure and operation.
MRI, CT, Mammography, or Nuclear Medicine experience
Keywords Physics, medical physics, Diagnostic Imaging Physicist, MRI Physicist, Radiation Safety Officer, Medical RSO,
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It means providing our neighbors with the best care possible, backed by state-of-the-art technology.
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Community is a non-profit health system that is deeply committed to the communities we serve with more than 200 sites of care and affiliates throughout Central Indiana. Guided by our PRIIDE Values – Patients First, Relationships, Integrity, Innovation, Dedication and Excellence – our team of caregivers is committed to providing an exceptional experience with every life we touch.
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About Community Health Network
Community Health Network was created more than 60 years ago by our neighbors, for our neighbors. We've never forgotten that heritage. To this day, we're still locally based and locally controlled, and we're as closely tied to our communities as ever.As a non-profit health system with more than 200 sites of care and affiliates throughout Central Indiana, Community’s full continuum of care integrates hundreds of physicians, specialty and acute care hospitals, surgery centers, home care services, MedChecks, behavioral health and employer health services.
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