Physicist - York Hospital Radiation Safety

York, PA | Professional | Tracking Code: 53974

Position Summary:

General Summary:
Under the general direction of the Chief Diagnostic Physicist/Radiation Safety Officer, provides radiation safety oversight of the York Hospital Radiation Safety Program and ensures the proper calibration and functioning of diagnostic imaging equipment in Imaging and other System departments.


Duties and Responsibilities:

1 Assists in establishing, implementing and reviewing the Radiation Safety Program, including policies, procedures, audits,
exposure reviews, etc..
2 Conducts diagnostic checks of imaging equipment at required intervals and participates in the assessment of new
technology.
3 Provides required radiation safety in-services to employees and physicians.
4 Maintains radiation measuring equipment and radioactive material inventories.
5 Advises patients, physicians and employees of their radiation exposures/doses as required.
6 Evaluates accidents/incidents involving radiation/radioactive materials and prepares reports for review and inspection.

Required Experience
  • Master's Degree in Radiation or Medical Physics
  • American Board of Radiology in Diagnostic Radiological Physics or American Board of Medical Physics in Diagnostic Imaging Physics 

Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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