Sentara Healthcare, located in Norfolk, Virginia and surrounding regions, is searching for a diagnostic medical physicist to join our growing Medical Physics team. Our group provides Medical Physics services to all Sentara Healthcare facilities in the Hampton Roads region and northern North Carolina.
The successful applicant must be a self-starter, board certified or working toward ABR parts II and/or III. Candidates from a CAMPEP graduate program with or without residency will be considered. The candidate must also meet the Virginia Department of Health requirements for a private inspector, North Carolina registration for Medical Physicists, FDA and/or State approved for mammography, and meet the ACR requirements for a qualified medical physicist for all accredited modalities. Consideration will be given to those individuals holding a Bachelor degree in Physics or related field as long as the above certifications and accreditation requirements are met.
The physicist shall be enthusiastic and eager to contribute, as well as learn in a diverse healthcare environment. The successful applicant must have a wide range of exposure to all imaging modalities and a foundation of knowledge to build upon. Under the direction of the department’s senior Medical Physicist, your areas of responsibility will include and are not limited to: State of Virginia and North Carolina annual inspections, ACR accreditation, policies and procedures implementation and reviews, dose optimization initiatives, share responsibilities in teaching of radiology residents and perform radiation safety duties, as needed. We seek a professional with strong communication and written skills, integrity, and a strong work ethic to be applied both independently and as a team player. Seasoned, experienced physicists as well as early entrants may apply.