The senior dosimetrist is a member of the radiation oncology team who has knowledge of the overall characteristics and clinical relevance of radiation oncology treatment machines and equipment and has the education and expertise necessary to generate radiation dose distributions and dose calculations in collaboration with the medical physicist and radiation oncologist.
Essential Job Duties:
Design a treatment plan by means of computer and/or manual computation that will deliver a prescribed radiation dose and field placement technique in accordance with the Radiation Oncologist’s prescription to a defined tumor volume
Consider dose-limiting structures in the design of treatment plans and document dose in accordance with the Radiation Oncologist’s prescription
Coordinate treatment simulations and tumor localization on dedicated devices, including CT, CT/PET, MRI, and PET when indicated, for radiation oncology treatment planning
Supervise, perform, or assist in the planning of the fabrication of compensation filters, custom shield, wedges, and other beam modifying devices
Participate in continuing education for the department in the area of current treatment planning techniques, and advances in medical dosimetry
Participate in clinical research for the development and implementation of new techniques
Graduate of a formally organized hospital or college affiliated medical Dosimetry program with clinical and classroom curriculum
Five years’ of experience as a Medical Dosimetry and Certification as a Medical Dosimetrist
Eclipse, IMRT and IGR experience is preferred
Our Location Located in Annapolis, Maryland, Anne Arundel Medical Center is ideally situated in the center of American history, within easy reach to the region’s most vibrant cities. We are a modern and sophisticated destination for diverse lifestyles. Our location is part of the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area and also considered the gateway to the Chesapeake Bay and the Eastern Shore of Maryland.
Anne Arundel Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusiveness in the workplace including sexual orientation and gender identity. Tobacco-Free Workplace.
Internal Number: BEB-93122
About Anne Arundel Medical Center
AAMC, founded in 1902 as the Annapolis Emergency Hospital, is a not-for-profit hospital that provides acute inpatient and outpatient care to residents of the region, encompassing Anne Arundel, Prince George’s, Queen Anne’s and Calvert Counties.In April 2011, the hospital completed its $424 million expansion project, which included a pediatric emergency room, an expanded general emergency room, 50 new patient beds, and eight new operating rooms. Anne Arundel Health System employs more than 3,500 with 755 members of the medical staff and more than 700 auxilians.