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Medical Physicist - Sign On Bonus Available

Company: Ascension
Location: Wichita
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Job Description:

We Are Hiring Medical Physicist Full-Time, Day Via Christi Hospital St Francis - Wichita, KS Why Join Ascension? Via Christi Health, a part of Ascension, is the largest healthcare provider in the state of Kansas and is a nationally recognized. The ministry operates a network of hospitals, home care services, clinics, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, and other health services. We provide care in 22 cities; and employ approximately 6,300 employees. Our benefits and culture are two aspects of Via Christi that we feel set us apart. We offer tuition reimbursement that is available to both part-time and Full time associates in any position. In Wichita, we also offer child care for day shift workers through our Child Development Center. We also offer a unique program, Breaking Bread, that allows employees to join senior leaders for a meal and conversation about what is working well and ways we can work together to improve. It's one small way we give employees a voice and work together to offer the best care possible for our patients. Other reasons to join the Via Christi team include:

  • More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job. It's a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community.
  • Opportunity for You to Impact Your Local Community: In the 2016 fiscal year, Via Christi provided $77.8 million in community benefit by providing free medical care to persons living in poverty, educating health professionals, and supporting local community health efforts
  • A Passionate Team: Ascension associates are leaders who follow their heart. We give, grow, connect and provide care; together as a team we are committed to our mission of serving the poor and vulnerable. What You Will Do What You Will Do As an Associate with Ascension Via Christi Health, you will be part of an imaging physics team responsible for ensuring State of Kansas Imaging Standards, ACR accreditation requirements and The Joint Commission quality of care standards are appropriately applied to the use of imaging systems (X-ray, CT, Nuclear, MRI and Ultrasound), while ensuring staff and patients are protected from risks associated with each imaging modality. Responsibilities:
    • Perform annual or more frequent (as required) performance evaluations of X-ray, CT, Nuclear, MRI and Ultrasound imaging equipment.
    • Recommend and assist in justification of new imaging equipment and radiation safety products for use within the hospital.
    • Develop and monitor daily quality control procedures for each imaging modality to include automated analysis of acquired QC data for trend tracking and prompt identification of abnormal patient exposures.
    • Educates staff in safe practices for proper operation of radiation producing imaging systems and non-ionizing imaging systems.
    • Ensure American College of Radiology accredited imaging systems remain fully compliant with the elements of the accreditation program.
    • Work as an Assistant Radiation Safety Officer on a Broad Scope Medical License. This entails oversight of all hospital based and out-patient imaging and therapeutic areas.
    • Oversight of radiation safety activities in Radiation Oncology is the responsibility of the Radiation Safety Officer and Assistants; however, two Radiation Oncology Medical Physicists are available to assist as needed.
    • You will do all of this while contributing to mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied with the Mission Statement: Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life. Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership. Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship. Creativity - Courageous Innovation. Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry. What You Will Need If you're looking for a career where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team. The qualifications you will need: Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
      • Required Credential(s):
        • Board Certified by the American Board of Radiology (ABR) in Diagnostic Medical Physics and qualified to perform MQSA physics testing of Diagnostic Mammography imaging systems. If not certified, must be Board eligible by ABR in Diagnostic Medical Physics and trained in mammography imaging physics. If the required certifications/qualifications are not completed at the time of application, these must be completed within 3 years after being hired.
        • Lifetime certificates issued under the name Radiologic Physics are acceptable as long as the diplomate is meeting the ABR Maintenance of Certification requirements.
        • Desired Additional Credential(s) - Not required by the position:
          • One or more of the following additional board certifications are preferred; but not required. None of these board certifications may be substituted for the required credentials
          • American Board of Health Physics, comprehensive
          • American Board of Medical Physics in Medical Health Physics
          • American Board of Radiology in Nuclear Medical Physics
          • American Board of Science in Nuclear Medicine: Physics and Instrumentation
          • American Board of Science in Nuclear Medicine: Radiation Protection Education:
            • Master's degree in the Physical or Biological Sciences. Related degrees in engineering are also acceptable when associated with an emphasis in diagnostic imaging.
            • Work Experience:
            • 3 Years working as a Diagnostic Medical Physicist are preferred.
            • New graduates of a CAMPEP accredited Diagnostic Imaging Residency will be considered.
            • Will Accept Residency Equal Employment Opportunity Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status. Please see the link below for more information.

              EEO is the Law Poster Supplement Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.E-Verify Statement Ascension Health - VIA Christi participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information. E -Verify (link to E-verify site)

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