Radiation Physicist

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Columbus , OH 43216

Posted 2 months ago

Radiation Physicist

Job ID

459049

Location

James Cancer Hospital/CCC

Full/Part Time

Full-Time

Department

Radiation Oncology

Shift

1

Regular/Temporary

Regular

FTE %

100.00

Salary Range Min

$140200.00

Salary Range Max

$217310.00

Job Description


Radiation Physicist (Job Opening 459049) - Scope of Position: The clinical physicist in Radiation Oncology is responsible for specification and acquisition of all radiation generating equipment, calibration of the treatment machines and acquisition and maintenance of all dosimetry and health-physics equipment.

Reviews OSU radiation treatment charts and instructs personnel in principles and regulations related to radiation therapy physics, dosimetry and radiation protection.

Position Summary:
Under indirect supervision, provides professional medical physics services at the Department of Radiation Oncology (or its outreach/affiliates) of the Medical Center.

Evaluates and interprets medical radiation treatment prescriptions. Collaborates with medical providers in the design and modification of effective radiation treatments for patients; oversees and monitors treatment plans developed by Dosimetrists, and participates in development and execution of equipment monitoring, calibration, and safety surveys. Provide technical assistance in the development of treatment plans for patients undergoing radiation therapy; monitor patients; maintain established policies, procedures, objectives, quality measurement, and safety; perform clinical research as required.

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Radiation Physicist

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