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  • Job ID: 164008141
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Pinnacle Memorial
  • Department: York Mem Rad Onc
  • Location: 1701 Innovation Drive, York PA 17404
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $43.30 to $64.95 / hour


Conduct all aspects of the IMRT physics planning program. This includes consulting and planning IMRT treatment plans using standard guidelines, policies and procedures.



  • Use radiographic, CT and MRI images to delineate tumor volumes and the other critical anatomical structures.
  • Manage the development of treatment plans, acquisition and storage of data for treatment plans, calculation of dose distributions and machine settings for treatment delivery.
  • Perform monthly quality assurance procedures on computers used for daily patient dose calculations.
  • Maintain a comprehensive quality assurance program that ensures patients are provided tumor localization, radiation treatment, and dose distributions as prescribed. This includes assurance of the accuracy of treatment unit parameters.
  • Keep current on the new treatment planning techniques, devices, and methods.
  • Provide remote consultation to the Radiation Oncologist on the physical and radiobiological aspect of treatment. Translate the desired treatment plan into a set of instructions for radiation therapists to execute.
  • Participate, when needed, in clinical research for the development and implementation of new techniques.
  • Obtain and disseminate information pertaining to current practices within the field of Radiation Oncology Physics.



B.S. degree in sciences or equivalent experience and training in radiation therapy. Formal training in Medical Terminology/Anatomy/Tumor Biology/Radiation Graduate from a recognized Medical Dosimetrist Training Program or equivalent clinical training. Experience with conformal radiotherapy, 3-D treatment planning systems required, radiosurgery on IMRT highly desirable. 2 years working as a Medical Dosimetrist preferred. Experience with MicroSoft Office products preferred. Certification by the Medical Dosimetrist Certification Board strongly preferred or equivalent experience.

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