FortLauderdaleRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Fort Lauderdale jobs

Job Posting Title Dosimetrist - (Hospital: On-Site)

Company: Holy Cross Hospital Careers
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Posted on: June 6, 2024

Job Description:

*Employment Type:* Full time *Shift:* *Description:* *Position Purpose*
Dosimetrist - part of the radiation oncology team, which includes a radiation oncologist, medical physicist, radiation therapists and oncology nurses. Medical dosimetrists -ensure that radiation treatment promotes the most lethal radiation dose with the fewest side effects to the patient's healthy organs.
*What you will do:*
**** $10,000 Sign on Bonus ****
****On-Site Position****
At the Michael and Dianne Bienes Comprehensive Cancer Center we offer state of the art treatment and a coordinated approach to cancer care. Our recently renovated Radiation Oncology department offers the latest in technology. We offer 2D, 3D, IMRT, SBRT and SRT treatments as well as Adaptive Radiation Therapy (ART).

* True Beam and Ethos linear accelerator.
* Aria & Eclipse V16.6
* Ethos AI-driven contouring & Ethos treatment planning system.
* Bravos Brachytherapy for urology, gyn and skin cancer cases
* RPM system for Breath Hold and respiratory gated treatments
* Identify system for real-time tracking & motion management
* Velocity for contouring and rigid / deformable image registration.
* Mobius3D and MobiusAdapt as a 2nd MU/Dose check.
* ARIA integrated RadFormation package for an optimized planning workflow (EZ fluence, Clear Check and Auto Contouring).
*Job Responsibilities:*

* Under the direction of the Radiation Oncologist and Medical Physicist produces an optimal external beam treatment plan (IMRT/VMAT, 3D) using Eclipse and/or Ethos TPS (adaptive or non-adaptive planning)
* Guided by the ALARA principles and having patient's best interest in mind participates actively in the decision process for the selection of the best patient treatment course
* Performs rigid and deformable fusions of multiple image datasets.
* Accurately identifies and contours Organs at Risk on different modality datasets (CT, MR, PET)
* Assist with HDR procedures when needed
* Generally supervises each initial treatment set up to assure compliance with treatment plan and prescription
* Designs custom cut-outs for electron treatment and places orders using dot. Decimal software
* Assists the physicist in generating QA plans and calculations.
* Performs other duties such as billing and assists with patient scheduling
* Assists the Radiation Oncology team on miscellaneous tasks and on most challenging clinical cases
*Minimum Qualifications:*

* Certified Medical Dosimetrist (CMD) by Medical Dosimetry Certification Board (MDCB)
* Graduate of an approved school of radiation therapy and/or a formal school of medical dosimetry.
* AART Certification preferred but not required.
* Florida licensed Radiation Technology Therapist preferred
* Bachelors degree in math or physical sciences preferred.
* Computer skills and strong physics background required
* Able to work in a fast-paced environment and make sound decisions
* Possess good hand/eye coordination, alert, self-motivated, listens intently.
* Excellent communication skills both verbal and writing.

*Position Highlights and Benefits*

* Comprehensive benefit packages available, including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, 403B, and education assistance
* We serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities
* We live and breathe our guiding behaviors: we support each other in serving, we communicate openly, honestly, respectfully, and directly, we are fully present, we are all accountable, we trust and assume goodness in intentions, and we are continuous learners communicate openly, honestly, respectfully, and directly, we are fully present, we are all accountable, we trust and assume goodness in intentions, and we are continuous learners
*Ministry/Facility Information:*

* Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is a full-service, non-profit Catholic hospital, sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy and a member of Trinity Health.

* We are committed to providing compassionate and holistic person-centered care.

* We are the only Catholic hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties and are not for profit. We are part of Trinity Health, one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. Together, we serve people and communities in 21 states from coast to coast, providing nearly 2.8 million visits annually.

* Comprehensive benefits that start on your first day of work

* Retirement savings program with employer matching
*Legal Info*
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
*Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion*
Trinity Health is one of the largest not-for-profit, Catholic healthcare systems in the nation. Built on the foundation of our Mission and Core Values, we integrate diversity, equity, and inclusion in all that we do. Our colleagues have different lived experiences, customs, abilities, and talents. Together, we become our best selves. A diverse and inclusive workforce provides the most accessible and equitable care for those we serve. Trinity Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by law.

Keywords: Holy Cross Hospital Careers, Fort Lauderdale , Job Posting Title Dosimetrist - (Hospital: On-Site), Healthcare , Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Florida jobs by following @recnetFL on Twitter!

Fort Lauderdale RSS job feeds