Baylor Scott & White Health Medical Dosimetrist II in Round Rock, Texas
The Medical Dosimetrist II is a member of the radiation oncology team and generates radiation dose distributions and dose calculations (in collaboration with the Medical Physicist and Radiation Oncologist) for the treatment of cancer patients. The Medical Dosimetrist II designs treatment plans by means of computer and/or manual computation to determine a treatment field technique that delivers the radiation oncologist's prescribed radiation dose while limiting loss of important healthy organ function. Communicates treatment plans to Radiation Oncologist for approval and to Radiation Therapist for plan implementation. Works with radiation therapists in the implementation of the patient treatment plans, including but not limited to the correct application of immobilization devices, beam modification devices, approved field arrangements and other treatment variables. Contributes to clinical research for the development and implementation of new techniques in cancer treatment, program goals and continuous process improvement. Mentors junior Medical Dosimetrists and other members of radiation oncology team.
The ideal Candidate for the Medical Dosimetrist II must have strong knowledge of radiation safety and current rules and regulations of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Strong knowledge of the technical aspects of radiation oncology and medical physics to derive accurate and timely computerized treatment plans.
- Location/Facility - Baylor Scott & White Cancer Center-Round Rock, Texas
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Specialty/Department/Practice - Medical Dosimeters II
Shift/Schedule - Full Time Days
Benefits - Our competitive benefits package includes*:
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!
Graduate of an accredited program
Certified by Medical Dosimetry Certification Board as a Medical Dosimetrist
3+ years experience
Basic Life Support (BLS)
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