Position SummaryTexas Oncology is seeking a Certified Medical Dosimetrist to join our greater Fort Worth area practice. The successful candidate must be board certified by the Medical Dosimetrist Certification Board and have working experience in a clinical environment. Experience with the Eclipse treatment planning system and Mosaiq record and verify system is a plus. The successful candidate will join our team of 8 physicists, 9 dosimetrists, and a physics resident in providing a full range of clinical medical physics services in support of our 8 clinics. All sites share a single database for EMR, treatment planning (conventional and SRS), 2nd check program, and ATLAS.
The Ft. Worth - Texas Oncology group consists of eight community-based cancer centers treating on average 230 patients a day. The centers have active SRS, SBRT, PSI, TBI, and HDR programs supported by 10 board certified radiation oncologists.
Essential duties and responsibilities include:
-Generate radiation therapy treatment plans using computer software and various imaging modalities; demonstrating strong attention to detail.
-Complete treatment plans accurately and in a timely manner based on complexity.
-Perform or assist in the planning of the production of molds, casts, and other immobilization devices while assisting and/or consulting during treatment simulations as necessary in accordance with state laws.
-Effectively communicate plan details with physicians and staff; able to offer alternative solutions.
-Consults and communicates to the therapist staff regarding the implementation of the treatment plan
-Documents treatment planning and quality assurance tasks accurately.
-Transfers treatment plans, treatment parameters, field DRR’s, and setup photos and notes to the ROIS (record & verify system). May be asked to understand the transfer process and verify treatment planning information post transfer.
-May be asked to accurately enter codes for technical treatment planning and quality assurance tasks.
-May assist in intracavitary and interstitial brachytherapy procedures and in the subsequent manual and/or computer calculation of the dose distributions of these treatments after being appropriately credentialed by the medical physicist.
-Teach applied aspects of medical dosimetry to students and residents, as assigned.
- Credentials as a Certified Medical Dosimetrist (CMD); a current and valid certification as a qualified medical dosimetrist by the Medical Dosimetrist Certification Board (MDCB)
The mission of Texas Oncology is to provide excellent, evidence-based care for each patient we serve, while advancing cancer care for tomorrow. To this end, we give patients access to the highest quality cancer care available today within their own local communities. Our cutting-edge technologies, treatments and research are offered in welcoming and comfortable environments. We maintain comprehensive quality oversight and responsible financial management. At all times, we pride ourselves in being moral, ethical and efficient as a medical practice and employer.
We extend an extremely competitive offering of benefits to employees, including Medical Health Care, Dental Care, Vision Plan, 401-k with a matching component, Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term disability and Wellness & Perks Programs.
Come join our growing organization and enjoy knowing that you work for an organization dedicated to making the lives of others better.
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.