Medical Physicist, Senior - Diagnostic – Medical Physics –Orlando
AdvenHealth Orlando seeks to hire a Medical Physicist who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.
Provides medical physics services at or above the State of Florida and Federal requirements as well as meets any national standards to ensure quality of care to patients and a safe work environment for staff. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful of all.
Strong knowledge of diagnostic and medical health physics
Effective communication skills
Minimum of five years of clinical experience in the practice of medical physics
Knowledge of computers and networking (Preferred)
Knowledge of imaging equipment (Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
Current active State of Florida licensure in Diagnostic Radiological Physics or Medical Health Physics
Current certification by the American Board of Radiology or the American Board of Medical Physics in an appropriate subspecialty (diagnostic radiological physics, medical health physics or nuclear medical physics)
Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth's core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it
Actively participates in the radiation safety program. This includes involvement with ALARA program, I-131 clinical radiotherapy program, clinical audit program, shielding design and survey, patient and personnel dosimetry calculations, and regulatory compliance.
Actively participates in and oversees developing new programs and technologies as directed by the Chief Diagnostic Physicist/Radiation Safety Officer. This also includes quality improvement initiatives.
Performs/oversees physics testing of all imaging equipment throughout the facility and reports findings in an appropriate and timely manner as directed by the Chief Diagnostic Physicist/Radiation Safety Officer.
Provides medical physics consultation/education to physicians, staff and patients as needed.
Participates in and oversees the quality assurance programs of departments served as needed, from supervision up to performing the tests.
Assists with acceptance testing and commissioning of new equipment or new areas of use.
Attends meetings as required consistently and promotes positive dialogue with respect to department objectives.
Provides clinical supervision of junior physicists.
Assists in other duties and physics coverage of other Florida Hospital/AHS locations as directed by the Chief Diagnostic Physicist/Radiation Safety Officer.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Medical Physicist, Senior - Diagnostic opportunity with Orlando and apply online today.
We are one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.