Medical Physicist - (Medical Physics - Med-Phys)

  • 385917
  • Radiation Oncology
  • 4/13/2018
  • 701 N 1st St MAB 528
  • Springfield, IL
  • 8 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • 05/01/2018
  • Temporary
  • $150.00 - $160.00*
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.

Job Description & Requirements

Medical Physicist - (Medical Physics - Med-Phys)

SHIFT: Monday-Friday 8 hour days

Required Qualifications

Master's or PhD degree in Medical Physics or Physics. Plans, coordinates, directs and supervises the activities and uses of personnel, equipment and supplies to meet the Medical Physics needs and safety for Memorial Medical Center and Memorial Health System Affiliates as assigned for radiation producing equipment. American Board of Radiology certification in Diagnostic Radiological Physics or American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) required (AAPM does not currently offer this credential but individuals who hold the credential may maintain certification.). Registration or qualified as an approved diagnostic imaging specialist by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency. Certification in Therapeutic Radiological Physics highly desirable. Three to five years of experience in Diagnostic Medical Physics required. Experience in radiation-producing equipment installation, calibration, commissioning, and acceptance. Experience in American College of Radiology accreditation practices. Membership and participation in professional development activities though the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM).

Preferred Qualifications

START DATE: 05/01/2018 for 13 weeks

About the Facility

This medical facility has been a teaching hospital affiliated with SIU School of Medicine since 1970. An affiliate of the BJC Collaborative, the facility boasts more than 6,700 staff members and 667,000 outpatients. The hospital’s featured services include heart and vascular services, rehab services, emergency services and family maternity.

Facility Location

Located on historic U.S. Route 66, half-way between Chicago and St. Louis, Springfield, the capital city of Illinois is your quintessential All-American city, brimming with Midwestern hospitality and warmth. Here you’ll discover a vibrant mix of entertainment, historic sites, excellent shopping and vibrant festivals that showcase the city’s culture and history.

Job Benefits

Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Free Private Housing
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

Med Travelers, an AMN Healthcare company, is the leader in allied healthcare staffing. Our relationships with numerous healthcare facilities - including hospitals, home health agencies, school systems, and long-term care facilities - enable us to offer the most current temporary therapy positions and medical imaging jobs. And our traveler customer service is among the best in the industry. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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