Position SummaryTexas Oncology is searching for a Regional Director, Medical Physics. This position can locate in most larger metropolitan areas of Texas. Travel to different sites in the state can be as high as 50% at times. The Regional Director, Medical Physics oversees the Medical Physics program for at least 15 practice sites and provides oversight and guidance to all Physicists within region. Responsible for developing Regional Physics support program to provide cross coverage; development and training; implement technology; ensure efficient usage of company physics resources; and investigate operational efficiency. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.
Texas Oncology delivers high-quality, high-touch care to help cancer patients achieve “More breakthroughs. More victories.”® in their fight against cancer. We are an independent, physician-led practice delivering leading-edge technology and treatment options and conducting innovative research. Founders of the practice pioneered community-based care to enable more cancer patients to receive high-quality care while staying close to the critical support of family and friends.
Texas Oncology has more than 150 sites of service throughout Texas, with more than 350 physicians dedicated to serving our patients. On average, we treat more than 50,000 new cancer patients each year, with documented growth year over year. Texas Oncology pioneered the concept of community-based, outpatient, multidisciplinary cancer centers. We give local communities access to leading-edge technology that was previously only available in larger metropolitan areas. Texas Breast Specialists and Texas Urology Specialists are a part of Texas Oncology. Texas Oncology is an affiliate of The U.S. Oncology Network, which is owned by McKesson Specialty Health, a division of McKesson Corporation.
-Strategically plans for provision of all Medical Physics services in assigned region and works with Executive Directors to set vision and goals for the region.
-Oversees Medical Physics program in assigned region; to include technology planning and oversight, staffing plans, policies and procedures, and development of best practices.
-Manages Medical Physicists in assigned region * dual reporting with local site manager.
-Responsible for development and implementation of POD concepts for technology, Physics services staffing plans, and training/development of staff resources.
-Implements Physics and Radiation Quality management programs as well as the review and approval of procedures followed by Medical Physics program staff. Audits compliance with SOP*s and quality check processes.
-Develops radiation safety and monitoring policies, procedures and training manuals.
-Develops and implements long term goals for the Medical Physics program that align with the region and company*s vision and business goals. Cascades goals down to staff*s annual objectives.
-Communicates strategy, policy, and federal/state/local regulation changes.
-Ensures adherence to all regulatory requirements.
-Responsible for interviewing, recommending hires, assessing performance, recommending salary changes, and progressive discipline. Enforces adherence to USON policies and ensures equity. Coaches and develops staff. Provides on-going job related education and training of staff.
-Other duties as requested or assigned.
Masters degree in medical physics from an accredited four-year college or university. Minimum twelve (12) years of radiation physics related work experience required. At least five (5) years supervisory/management experience coaching, developing, and managing staff; preferably in a large radiation physics program with multiple sites and brachytherapy services. Current certification in field by American Board of Radiology. Must meet continuing education requirements to maintain certification. Valid state license for radiation physics is required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) required.
The vision of Texas Oncology is to be the first choice for cancer care. We have high standards for patient satisfaction and offer exceptional value in cancer care. We also strive to advance clinical research and develop innovative approaches to treatment of oncology and hematology disorders.
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.