United Health Services (UHS), the leading integrated healthcare system in New York’s Southern Tier region, has an exciting career opportunity available for a Medical Physicist to join our Radiation Oncology team. The cancer center is American College of Radiation Oncology accredited as well as COC and NAPBC accredited. The practice, located in Johnson City, is equipped with a Philips 16-slice big-bore CT scanner with 4DCT capability, Varian Truebeam (installed in 2017 with CBCT, OSMS and 6D table), and Elekta Synergy with CBCT. We offer VMAT, IMRT, IGRT, SRS, and SBRT. SRS is frameless on Truebeam with cone attachments available. Treatment planning is performed on Eclipse with Mosaiq EMR. QA is done with Mobius (DoseLab and #dfx), portal dosimetry, radcalc, PTW 3D water phantom, IBA Matrixx, profiler, assorted chambers and electrometers.
The successful candidate should have the following qualifications:
A master's degree in physics, medical physics, biophysics, radiological physics, medical health physics, or equivalent disciplines from an accredited college or university
New York State licensure in Medical Physics with professional specialty area of Therapeutic Radiological required.
Certification by the American Board of Radiology or the American Board of Medical Physics in Medical Health Physics required.
Join UHS — a not-for-profit healthcare system serving more than 500,000 people in New York’s Southern Tier region. Join an integrated staff that features more than 500 physicians and providers who work together serving patients across 60 locations, including four hospitals, three walk-in centers and 25 primary care centers, as well as home care and senior living facilities.
United Health Services, Inc. and the members of the UHS System neither are affiliated with, sponsored, endorsed nor approved by, nor otherwise associated with, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS), UHS of Delaware, Inc. nor their affiliates, which can be found at www.uhsinc.com.
About United Health Services
Mission, Vision and Values
As a community-based system, the values that guide decision-making and behavior should reflect the culture of its communities and what they expect from their health care system. These values place special demands on all who are part of UHS.
UHS is a comprehensive regional health system whose mission is to improve the health of those we serve through our commitment to excellence in all that we do.
UHS, the region's leading integrated healthcare system, will demonstrate exceptional value in the delivery of coordinated, patient-centered care.
We are committed to the values of UHS, which we believe reflect those of the people and communities we serve. These values guide our actions and decisions. We are committed to living by these values each and every day.
Our values are Caring, Service, Partnership, Learning, Integrity, Respect and Stewardship.
Caring. Caring means that we show compassion in how we treat others. We show sensitivity to their concerns, problems or pain. We reassure them that they are not alone.
Service. Service means helping others get what they need, and, where possible, giving even more than the...y expect. We pledge to provide service to all in need, regardless of their financial means, race, creed or other life circumstances.
Partnership. Partnership means we use teamwork to accomplish more than any of us could working alone. We believe we can best serve and care for others by blending the talents and dedication of many caring people and organizations.
Learning. Learning means improving our knowledge and skills to benefit others. We seek the knowledge, wisdom and insight that will enable us to best serve and care for others.
Integrity. Integrity means we are honest in what we say, and we are true to our word. Honesty and competence are fundamental to our relationships with others.
Respect. Respect means seeing the best in others, regardless of who they are. We offer each person we serve or work with our respect and understanding, recognizing their special needs and individuality in our words and actions.
Stewardship. Stewardship means that we use our community's health resources wisely. The community has entrusted us with responsibility to manage our health system for the benefit of both current and future generations.
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