Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is seeking a Physicist to join their Radiation Oncology team at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health’s Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute. Join a collaborative and dynamic group of four Radiation Oncologists, five Medical Physicists including the chief physicist and five Certified Medical Dosimetrists. The Radiation Oncology Clinic includes state of the art technology including two Varian Truebeam Linacs, one Halcyon, Accuray Cyber Knife, Tomotherapy unit, Gamma Med HDR unit, Siemens CT Simulator. A new state-of-the-art proton therapy facility is being built and planned to open spring 2022, becoming the second site in Pennsylvania to offer the innovative radiation therapy to cancer patients
A full range of radiation oncology services 3D, IMRT, High Dose Rate brachytherapy, SRS and SBRT are offered. Other software and equipment include Aria R&V, Varian Eclipse and Accuray Precision TPS, Varian BrachyVision, MIM, Velocity, Radcalc, RIT, Mapcheck, ArcCheck, Matrix, IC- Profiler, Daily QA3, IBA and PTW Beam scanners, CIRS phantom and a full complement of phantoms and chambers for routine QA.
Completion of a Masters or Ph.D. in Physics
Certified by the American Board of Radiology or American Board of Medical Physicists or Board eligible-certification to be achieved within 3 years of employment
In-depth knowledge and understanding of current radiation therapy principles, methods, procedures and techniques.
3+ years’ experience preferred
Proton experience is desired but not required
PENN MEDICINE LGHPoffers a comprehensive benefits package:
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program so that our employees can stay actively engaged and committed to living their legacy every day. Together, we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTHcombines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals as well as a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking in addition to easy access to NJ shoreline or Delaware beaches. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a train ride away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, the downtown shopping and dining district and local sports teams make Lancaster a great place to Live, Work and Play.
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About Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health
At Lancaster General Health, our culture is what sets us apart and creates a lasting impression of our health system in the community and in the hearts of our patients and their families. A role with us is more than just a job, we ask that you Live Your Legacy at LGH by finding your passion in your everyday role, committing to those you serve, and reaching for your personal best.
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), is a not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care encompassing Lancaster General Hospital (LGH), Women & Babies Hospital and the Lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital (a partnership with Kindred Healthcare). We are an Accredited Trauma Center-Level I through the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation with over 800 Licensed beds. Our membership in Penn Medicine brings together the strengths of a world-renowned, not-for-profit academic medical center and a nationally recognized, not-for-profit community healthcare system.
We are recognized as 1 of only 9 hospitals in the entire country with awards in Medicare.Gov, LEAPFROG and Healthgrades Americas 50 Best Hospitals. We h...ave attained five year Magnet ® recognition status for the fifth time with the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC) and are also the 2018 recipient of the Foster G. McGaw Prize in recognition of our commitment to community service.
Join us and be part of a team that empowers you to do more than your job and encourages you to:
Live Your Passion. Live Your Best. Live Your Commitment. Live Your Legacy.