Medical Physicist - Wausau, Wisconsin

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Facility: Aspirus Regional Cancer Center 
Address: 215 North 28th Avenue 
Wausau, WI 54401 

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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty:Radiation Oncology 
Candidate Type:MD, DO 
Visas Accepted:No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment:Not Specified
Salary Range:Not Specified
Employment Type:Not Specified
Bonus Offered:None
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We are seeking a therapeutic Medical Physicist to join a team of two other Medical Physicists at Aspirus. The candidate will balance their time between supporting clinical operations at the Aspirus Regional Cancer Center in Wausau and acting as the Lead Medical Physicist at the Aspirus Riverview Cancer Center in Wisconsin Rapids. The Aspirus Radiation Oncology Department is an actively growing team with state of the art equipment across three cancer centers that serves Central Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. Our program is part of the ACC- Association of Community Cancer Centers, NAPBC- National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, and CoC- Commission on Cancer.

Our technology includes TrueBeam and TomoTherapy external beam systems, Nucletron HDR, Siemens Confidence CT, Pinnacle and Eclipse treatment planning, ARIA, and EPIC. We have active stereotactic radiosurgery and HDR brachytherapy clinical programs and are implementing the SunCHECK platform for patient and machine QA.

  • Collaborate with a team that includes a Chief Medical Physicist and a Medical Physicist.
  •  Provide consultation, advice, education, or technical direction for patients, Physicians, Administrators, Managers, Clinical Staff, and Technical Staff.
  • Oversee the clinical and quality assurance programs at the Aspirus Riverview Cancer Center.
  • Assist with clinical and quality assurance activities at the Aspirus Regional Cancer Center, including SRS, HDR, patient specific QA, and plan and chart reviews.
  • Design and execute clinical development projects to enhance our program.
  • Organize and direct the efforts of the Radiation Oncology facilities to care for patients with optimally designed and delivered treatments.
  • Accountable for the support of and assistance to Physicians of Radiation Oncology and the Service Line providing patient safety measures, strategic leadership, analysis, and direction.

    Requirements:
  • Knowledge of radiation oncology and related technology standards and protocols through completion of a Master’s Degree in Medical or Radiological Physics from an AAPM accredited institution.
  • Experience on TrueBeam and/or TomoTherapy treatment systems as a Radiation Oncology Medical Physicist or Resident.
  • HDR AMP licensure in Wisconsin or eligibility to become so per WI DHS 157.61(8) within one year.
  • ABR or ABMP certification in Therapeutic Medical Physics or eligibility to become certified within one year.

About Aspirus

For a 4th year in a row, Aspirus Health has been recognized as one of the Top 15 Health Systems in the United States by IBM Watson in their annual study identifying the top-performing health systems in the country based on overall organizational performance. We are a system of 10 hospitals and more than 50 clinics that spans over 25,000 square miles throughout Central Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Currently, over 500 providers are located through the system and have the opportunity to affect approximately 770,000 lives.

Aspirus Regional Cancer Center

Aspirus Regional Cancer Center (ARCC), located on the Aspirus Wausau Hospital campus, is the region's premier cancer and blood disorder treatment center that provides service to over 600,000 lives in our service area. It delivers the most advanced and comprehensive cancer treatment programs including chemotherapy, radiation therapy, breast health, surgery and research.  

Aspirus Regional Cancer Center has been placed among the top 28% of cancer programs in the nation by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons.

Wausau, Wisconsin

Wausau, Wisconsin is located in the lovely Wisconsin River valley at the center of the state. We have a metro area population of 80,000 with excellent schools, busy performing arts center, large private music conservatory, and visual arts center. Quiet residential neighborhoods surround Lake Wausau and overlook the Wisconsin River or have views of Rib Mountain State Park. A normal commute is ten minutes to any part of town. We enjoy four seasons of recreation including all water sports, sailing, kayaking, mountain biking, hiking, soccer, down-hill and cross-country skiing. We are conveniently located three hours from Milwaukee and Minneapolis. For More Information, Visit https://www.wausauchamber.com/ 

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