Legacy Cancer Institute, part of Legacy Health, is currently recruiting a Masters/PhD, board certified/eligible medical physicist to join our team.
Legacy Cancer Institute
Legacy Health ranks among the nation's top cancer programs, according to the respected authority on cancer care -- the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Commission on Cancer. Legacy Cancer Institute was the first in the United States to receive Network Cancer Program accreditation from the ACS, and we are still the only accredited network cancer program in Oregon. The ACS also awarded Legacy's cancer program its 2010 Outstanding Achievement Award, the only health system in Oregon to achieve this honor.
Legacy's Cancer Institute meets or exceeds the most rigorous, nationally proven, standards of care. Our comprehensive services include the latest technologies and therapies, clinical trials and cancer research. We combine an outstanding level of expertise with a profound compassion for healing.
This is a new position and the successful candidate will expand our existing team of 3 physicists, 4 dosimetrists and 5 radiation oncologists. She/he must have a Masters or PhD and be board certified or board eligible. We support 3 sites, all of which use GE 4D-CT simulation, Elekta linacs and Pinnacle treatment planning. We have large HDR (Nucletron) and SRS (Gamma Knife) programs located at the downtown site. Primary support for one of the suburban sites will be a main focus of this new position. Experience with Elekta, Pinnacle and SBRT is preferred.
Portland, is home to several universities, and is a sophisticated city offering diverse cultural activities and communities that appeal to a wide variety of needs and tastes. Portland is home to Powell’s Bookstore which is the largest bookstore in the US as well as a host of fine arts choices and diverse dining. Beautiful parks and more biking paths per mile than any other city in the US promote an active and healthy lifestyle. The temperate four seasons, spectacular surroundings of the Columbia River Gorge and the majestic Cascade Mountains, as well as close proximity to ocean beaches and long skiing seasons make this an opportunity for both a dynamic position and a wonderful lifestyle.
As we consider qualified candidates, we are committed to building a culture that values diversity and is reflective of those we care for.
Applications are required and can be accessed through our user-friendly website www.legacyhealth.org. Please apply for position number 18-1799. You can attach your resume to the application. If you have additional questions, please contact Vicki Owen at email@example.com or 503 415-5403. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabilities
Must be Masters or PhD prepared and BE/BC
Internal Number: 18-1799
About Legacy Health
Legacy Health is a large not-for-profit healthcare system with six hospitals including a level 1-trauma facility, burn unit, children’s hospital, Legacy Research Institute, numerous primary and specialty clinics and diagnostic laboratories serving patients throughout the Pacific Northwest. Legacy Health which was just recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of the top 50 mid-size companies in the US. Legacy is a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organization.
We employ 13,000 people in the Portland metro area including almost 1,000 providers