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Medical Physicist - Sacramento, CA, USA

Job Description

Mercy Radiology Group, a radiology group in the Sacramento region, is looking to add a Medical Physicist to their team.

The Medical Physicist provides radiological and dosimetry services. Ensures that an accurate delivery of a planned treatment course of radiation therapy is achieved. Keeps accurate control records. The Radiation Physicist is designated Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) and responsible for all aspects physics for the radiation therapy department. Provides patient education. Applies the principles of radiation protection to ensure safety for everyone. Provides education through teaching to staff as necessary. Works closely with physicians, administration, and staff, to ensure that the highest standard of service is provided to the patients.

May be required to occasionally work at other locations within the Greater Sacramento Area as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

- Two (2) years as Medical Radiation Physicist.
- Master's degree.
- Board Certified ABR/ABMP in Radiation Therapy Physics/Eligible for ABR or ABMP.
- Familiarity with ARIA - R&V. Provides guidance and consult for the dosimetry.
- Familiar with State of California radiation compliance standards and ability to act as administrator required.
- Ability to work individually and as a team without reservation, especially in unforeseen circumstances towards an efficient and effective department operation.
- Provides radiation safety, radioactive material surveys and radioactive material inventories.

Preferred Qualifications: - Four (4) years as Medical Radiation Physicist preferred.
- Experience in Varian linear accelerators is strongly preferred.
- Experience with treatment planning in external and brachytherapy preferred.

The posted compensation range is a reasonable estimate that extends from the lowest to the highest pay CommonSpirit in good faith believes it might pay for this particular job, based on the circumstances at the time of posting. CommonSpirit may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range as permitted by law.

Mercy Radiology Group

Mercy Radiology Group, Inc. is a dynamic, growing organization providing exceptional medical care and positive patient experiences to patients throughout the Sacramento region. We bring a personal touch to technical imaging procedures, putting patients at ease while providing accurate and comprehensive results. We have more than 50 radiologists in Mercy Radiology Group, Inc., who provide Radiology services at Dignity Health Advanced Imaging locations throughout the greater Sacramento area. Mercy Radiology Group, Inc. is a service of Dignity Health Medical Foundation. Dignity Health Medical Foundation is aligned with Dignity Health, one of the leading healthcare systems in the country.

Equal Opportunity

CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here.

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Community Description

Nestled in beautiful Northern California, Sacramento is one of the fastest-growing cities in the nation and one of the most affordable places to live in the state. The area offers a wide variety of activities to enjoy, including fine dining, shopping, biking, boating, river rafting, skiing, or attending one of many different cultural events. Because of its central location, Lake Tahoe, San Francisco, the vineyards of Napa Valley, and the historical Gold Rush towns of the foothills are all within easy driving distance.

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Employer: Dignity Health
Location: Sacramento, CA, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Radiology
Salary Range: $103.00 to $120.00 Yearly