Ohio Medical Physics Consulting (OMPC), a dynamic and growing diagnostic medical physics practice, has an opening for a full-time Diagnostic Medical Physicist based in Columbus, OH. A successful candidate will be an integral member of the OMPC team but be able to work independently at client sites providing the highest level of clinical service. A Diagnostic Physicist performs evaluations of a wide variety of imaging systems in all modalities to ensure compliance with state regulations, accreditation requirements and relevant practice standards. OMPC may be the perfect place for you to continue your career if you value and demonstrate: a passion for the physics profession, client responsiveness, technical expertise, teamwork, and independent high-quality work.
Perform routine audits of compliance records related to the x-ray registration, regulations and Radiation Protection Programs
Perform annual performance evaluations of x-ray systems (fluoroscopy, radiography, mammography, and CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems, ultrasound, etc.
Oversee and review technologist quality control programs,
Consult and/or direct staff in response to occupational and/or patient over-exposures.
Support and consult with technologists, radiologists, and Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) with regard to clinical protocol management, dose assessment, and review of Radiation Protection Program Elements,
Supplement hospital training program in providing or reviewing radiation safety, and magnet safety training programs provided to ancillary staff and technologists.
Reviewing occupational dosimetry reports for radiation workers, and consulting as needed when ALARA levels are exceeded, or when there is concern about occupational exposure.
Perform assessments of public exposure in areas surrounding x-ray rooms.
Provide design, consultation, and assessment of shielding requirements. Evaluate integrity and adequacy of installed supplemental shielding.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Technical experience and understanding of state regulations, and ACR and TJC criteria, process, and compliance. Familiarity with applicable regulatory guides, and regulations.
Willingness to go “above and beyond” for clients and fellow colleagues
A desire to demonstrate initiative and ownership of daily tasks and projects
Capable of paying strict attention to detail, thorough, and well-organized
Comfortable dealing with a variety of situations and different personalities
Ability to actively problem-solve by seeking, developing, and implementing viable solutions
Education and Experience Requirements:
Board Eligible or Board certified by the American Board of Radiology or the Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine in Medical Nuclear Physics
MS or PhD in Medical Physics
Valid Driver’s License
Compensation: We offer excellent compensation and benefits packages including medical, dental, vision, LTD and Life insurance and a 401k plan. We value and support continuing education, attendance at professional meetings, and many other growth opportunities. Relocation assistance is offered for this position.
About Ohio Medical Physics Consulting (OMPC)
OMPC is a full service medical physics consulting company specializing in providing medical physics and dosimetry services to cancer centers and hospitals. Our mission is to provide physics and dosimetry services at the highest standard to ensure all patients receive the care they deserve. For more company information please visit our website at www.ohiomedphys.com
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