With a 609-licensed-bed hospital, 1100 physicians and 4500 employees, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is one of the largest healthcare delivery networks in the Washington, D.C., area. We offer some of the most sophisticated treatments and technologies available, as well as the expertise of nationally respected physicians. We have an excellent opportunity for a Lead Dosimetrist to join our team.
Responsibilities: The Radiation Therapy Senior Dosimetrist designs treatment plans with the aid of a treatment planning system, calculates treatment time for approved plans, handles radioactive sources during implantation and removal of interstitial implants, prepares shielding blocks for electron treatments, and assists in quality assurance checks of treatment units and treatment procedures.
Qualifications: • A Bachelor or Master of Science degree in Physics or related field. • Certification by the Medical Dosimetry Certification Board (MDCB) required. • Minimum of 5 years as a Dosimetrist in a clinical radiation therapy department or equivalent is required. • At least 3 years of experience or graduation from an approved medical dosimetry program through the American Association of Medical Dosimetrists (AAMD).
• Competitive compensation and generous benefits • Superb educational opportunities plus tuition assistance • Wellness programs • Free shuttle from Metro stations
Location, location, location! Located in Washington, D.C., MedStar Georgetown University Hospital offers an exciting lifestyle to complement a satisfying career. The D.C. metro area is famous for its education and cultural venues in theater, music, museums, art galleries, and restaurants. Employees live in D.C., Maryland or Virginia, affording great choices in lifestyle just Metro stops away from the hospital.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Associates live by Our Common Purpose: We Create Caring Moments in the Spirit of Cura Personalis – Care for the Whole Person. Our Quality Standards of Safety, Compassion, Professionalism and Coordinated Care set the priorities for consistent decision making applicable to everyone in every situation.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is one of the largest healthcare delivery networks in the Washington, D.C., area. With a 609-licensed-bed hospital and The Georgetown Physician Group, we have 4,500 associates developing their careers while supporting the care of our patients. Some of our centers of excellence include cancer, neurosciences, gastroenterology, transplant, and vascular diseases.