Welcome to largest health ecosystem in Colorado and western Kansas. Welcome to living your mission among thousands of people on fire to live theirs too. Welcome to options, possibilities and values that guide exceptional care. Welcome to extremely important industry challenges and opportunities to solve complex problems. Welcome to highly intelligent teams, overflowing community and the wholeness of mind, body and spirit that is Centura Health.
Flourishing Begins Here
You have a purpose, unique talents and NOW is the time to embrace it, live it and put it to work. At Centura Health, we value incredible people with incredible skills â but your commitment to a greater cause is something we value even more.
Provides the medical physics services to the radiation oncology department under the supervision of a board certified physicist to ensure the provision of high quality radiation therapy. This position also responsible to gain the insight and training required to work independently as a radiation physicist and to demonstrate this through taking the American Board of Radiology certification examination.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:
Masters or Ph.D. in Medical Physics; board eligible for certification through the American Board of Radiology in Therapeutic Radiological Physics, Diagnostic Imaging Physics, or Nuclear Medicine.
Postgraduate degree work experience in medical physics as it applies to radiation oncology and radiation safety.
Knowledge of radiation oncology physics, medical radiation safety and pertinent regulation.
Knowledge of computers and their applications in treatment planning, record and verify, and image management.
Experience with 3D treatment planning required - prior IMRT and IGRT experience strongly preferred.
Experience in designing, implementing and monitoring quality assurance programs and equipment evaluation methods for radiation therapy.
Experience evaluating the radiation safety status of machine and radioactive materials sources of ionizing radiation.
Effective communication and leadership skills.
Physical Requirements - Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs constantly.
Your Connected Community
When people and places align, incredible things happen. Just like the 21,000+ amazing associates who work here, every community within Centura Healthâs connected ecosystem has its own unique history, story and personality
At Longmont United Hospital (LUH), we treat the entire patient to leverage the powerful the connection of body, mind, and spirit in the healing process. As a Planetree DesignatedÂ® Hospital, staff members adhere to the highest possible standards and Healthgrades ranks us as one of the Top Hospitals in the Nation for Patient Experience. Here, your time at work will be spent with a supportive team of staff and leaders that value self-care, flexibility and development opportunities through cross-training and continuing education. Longmont, CO, is home to 2,000+ acres of parks, three public golf courses and numerous trails to hike, bike, walk or run. Located less than an hour away from the Rocky Mountain National Park (ranked the 4 th Â most visited national park in the country in 2017 by the Denver Business Journal), youâll have easy access to the very best Colorado has to offer.
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.