Medical Physics: Radiation Oncology, Medical Physics: Radiological Physics - General
A well-established Radiation Oncology department at Spencer, IA will be partnering with Avera. Avera, a health ministry of the Benedictine and Presentation Sisters, is a regional partnership of health professionals who share support services to maintain excellent care at 300 locations in eastern South Dakota and surrounding states. This radiation oncology department will be installing the latest Elekta Versa LINAC this summer along with Monaco treatment planning system and Mosaiq. The practice will be an exciting opportunity for a physicist to apply their professional knowledge and help advance treatment at the center to include VMAT, SBRT and SRS. The physicist will have the support of a physics team with our Avera Health network allowing for collaboration and professional growth. Learn more about Avera Health including our sponsors, partners and member services at www.avera.org.
The Physicist oversees the radiation therapy equipment and acceptance. The Physicist consults with the Radiation Oncologists, Dosimetrists and Physicists concerning patient dose, along with radiation exposure and safety. The Physicist oversees the radiation quality assurance programs and development.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Graduate degree and successful completion of part one of ABR certification in Therapeutic Medical Physics required.
CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:
Board eligibility for ABR preferred.
Completion of ABR certification in Therapeutic Medical Physics in six full calendar years from completion of residency training or six full calendar years from Part 2 of ABR certification approval, whichever comes first, preferred.
Internal Number: 1902602
About Avera Medical Group Radiation Oncology
Avera, a health ministry of the Benedictine and Presentation Sisters, is a regional partnership of health professionals who share support services to maintain excellent care at 300 locations in eastern South Dakota and surrounding states.Learn more about Avera Health including our sponsors, partners and member services at www.avera.org.Our Mission: Avera is a health ministry rooted in the Gospel. Our mission is to make a positive impact in the lives and health of persons and communities by providing quality services guided by Christian values.
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