Medical Physicist Resume Samples

A Medical Physicist uses analytical and applied scientific knowledge to help the healthcare workers in safe diagnosis and patient treatment. A professional Medical Physicist Resume mentions the following duties and responsibilities – researching, developing, and evaluating new analytical techniques; planning, and ensuring safe and accurate patient treatment; providing advice on radiation protection; managing radiotherapy quality assurance programs; maintaining equipment; training and updating healthcare, scientific and technical staff; and maintaining equipment.

While the actual duties can vary from setting to setting, the needed skills are universally common and include the following – knowledge of physics, and basic medical sciences, such as physiology, genetics, biochemistry, or anatomy; a genuine interest in medicine and healthcare functions, focus on analytical and quantitative reasoning, and multitasking abilities. Graduate training in medical physics or a technology-related degree is required for all jobs in this field.

 

Medical Physicist Resume example

Medical Physicist Resume

Objective : As a Medical Physicist, responsible for developing and managing a comprehensive Quality Management program that monitors, evaluates, and optimizes radiation oncology processes and provides high quality, radiation therapy procedures.

Skills : Treatment Planning, Good Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed acceptance testing on imaging systems.
    2. Developed a scan list for necessary scans for the development of the Pinnacle beam model.
    3. Acquired preliminary Pinnacle model for base starting model.
    4. Performed chart reviews and treatment planning evaluations.
    5. Conducted quality assurance surveys for the imaging equipment listed above, including the following tasks: testing of image quality and machine performance, quality control, and calibration, and safety surveys.
    6. Trained hospital staff on the performance of routine QC techniques, Radiation Safety, HazMat Shipping, and Handling, or MRI safety.
    7. Conducted Radiation Protection Surveys. Supporting Radiation Safety Committee and Radiation Right as a Radiation Safety Officer or as an invited advisor for consultation on Radiation Safety and imaging safety as requested.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                0-2 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                MS


                Medical Physicist Resume

                Objective : As a Medical Physicist position, responsible for Developing a personal program of self-study and professional growth with guidance from the radiation physics and radiation oncology staff, Participating in safe and effective research and/or clinical physics duties.

                Skills : MS Office, Planning Skills, Good Communication Skills.

                Description :

                  1. Reviewed treatment plans thoroughly before the patient's first treatment.
                  2. Measured electron output measurements and calculate MU for clinical inserts.
                  3. Commissioned Radcalc to be used with the Elekta Agility accelerator.
                  4. Performed treatment planning, dose calculations, and medical record documentation as part of patient care delivery, as specified by the radiation oncologists. 
                  5. Evaluated dosimetry in manual and/or computer calculations of dose distribution for intra-cavity implants. 
                  6. Performed checks on the implementation of treatment plans for the purpose of quality assurance. Actively engage in weekly patient chart reviews as needed.
                  7. Checked the accuracy of all planning and fabrication of compensating filters, molds, casts, and other beam modifying devices. 
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        2-5 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Executive
                        Education
                        Education
                        GED


                        Medical Physicist Resume

                        Objective : Highly skilled Medical Physicist position, responsible for Developing and/or evaluated a clinical radiation safety program in radiation oncology that provides radiation protection for patients, staff, and the general public, and also Participating in the development and/or evaluation of policies and procedures for radiation oncology.

                        Skills : Treatment Planning, Good Communication Skills.

                        Description :

                          1. Worked closely with the Radiation Therapists and Dosimetrists in the implementation of the treatment plan, including correct usage of immobilization devices, compensators, wedges, field arrangements, and other treatment parameters. 
                          2. Provided ongoing consultation services to the radiation oncologist in treatment planning options and techniques. Assist radiation oncologists in HDR and radioisotope therapy planning and delivery.
                          3. Participated in the use of treatment simulation and tumor localization. 
                          4. Ensured ongoing communication with the physician regarding the plan of treatment and anatomical site. 
                          5. Checked the validity of patient and technical data used in treatment planning for the purpose of quality assurance.
                          6. Ensured team performs timely calibration (daily, monthly, yearly) monitoring of radiation therapy equipment and isotopes for quality improvement monitoring with a 100% compliance rate and within specified deadlines. 
                          7. Maintained documentation records.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Executive
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  MS

                                  Medical Physicist Resume

                                  Objective : Highly qualified Medical Physicist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment in which your the company prides itself.

                                  Skills : Microsoft Visual Studio, Planning Skills, Collecting Skills.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Kept meticulous records of various physics tasks by creating own excel and pdf tables.
                                    2. Conducted a radiation vault survey for state license requirements.
                                    3. Developed and maintained a work schedule for physics/dosimetry staff. Supervise, evaluate, and maintained competencies of physics and dosimetry staff.
                                    4. Functioned as the Radiation Safety Officer for PAMC and PIC. 
                                    5. Led the departmental teams and contractors involved in radiation safety and reports status to the Radiation Safety Committee. 
                                    6. Ensured the safe use of radiation, manage the radiation protection program, identify, initiate, and verify the implementation of needed corrective actions. 
                                    7. Provided education to all staff and physicians on radiation safety and compliance for PAMC.
                                            Years of Experience
                                            Experience
                                            2-5 Years
                                            Experience Level
                                            Level
                                            Executive
                                            Education
                                            Education
                                            GED

                                            Medical Physicist Resume

                                            Objective : As a Medical Physicist, responsible for Communicating effectively with physicians, patients, guests, and all members of the healthcare team, in a professional manner is required.

                                            Skills : MS Office, Medical Skills, Researching Skills.

                                            Description :

                                              1. Performed the daily QA on the HDRB.
                                              2. Treated the HDR cases along with the physician.
                                              3. Performed the prostate implants along with the physician and did the radiation survey.
                                              4. Did the monthly and annual QA for the linacs.
                                              5. Did the quarterly QA for the treatment planning system.
                                              6. Participated in continuing education by presentations(s), discussion, and attendance in the medical physics for Radiation Oncology. 
                                              7. Maintained current knowledge and implementation of NRC regulations pertaining to radiation therapy center requirements for external teletherapy and radioactive isotopes.
                                                Years of Experience
                                                Experience
                                                2-5 Years
                                                Experience Level
                                                Level
                                                Executive
                                                Education
                                                Education
                                                Diploma In Medical

                                                Medical Physicist Resume

                                                Objective : Highly motivated, experienced, and passionate candidate seeks to further a career in a Medical Physicist position that can utilize my technical skills and management knowledge to benefit mutual growth and success.

                                                Skills : Organizational Skills, Researching Skills, Clinical Developing Skills.

                                                Description :

                                                  1. Collaborated with a team that includes a Chief Medical Physicist and a Medical Physicist.
                                                  2. Provided consultation, advice, education, or technical direction for patients, Physicians, Administrators, Managers, Clinical Staff, and Technical Staff.
                                                  3. Oversaw the clinical and quality assurance programs at the Aspirus Riverview Cancer Center.
                                                  4. Assisted with clinical and quality assurance activities at the Aspirus Regional Cancer Center, including SRS, HDR, patient-specific QA, and plan and chart reviews.
                                                  5. Designed and executed clinical development projects to enhance our program.
                                                  6. Organized and directed the efforts of the Radiation Oncology facilities to care for patients with optimally designed and delivered treatments.
                                                  7. Developed procedures and protocols and ensure procedures and protocols are followed by Radiation Therapist and Dosimetrist for safe operation and proper performance of the Linear Accelerator.
                                                          Years of Experience
                                                          Experience
                                                          2-5 Years
                                                          Experience Level
                                                          Level
                                                          Executive
                                                          Education
                                                          Education
                                                          MS

                                                          Medical Physicist Resume

                                                          Objective : Highly qualified Medical Physicist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment in which your company prides itself.

                                                          Skills : Microsoft Visual Studio, Planning Skills, Collecting Skills.

                                                          Description :

                                                            1. Reviewed the quality assurance of the Linear Accelerator prior to use each day to ensure the proper functioning of the equipment.
                                                            2. Experienced in daily operations of the Linear Accelerator for the purpose of performing ongoing, regular quality assurance, and troubleshooting.
                                                            3. Performed monthly quality assurance procedures on the operation of the Linear Accelerator to ensure the proper functioning and having that information available for review by the state inspectors.
                                                            4. Performed in-depth quality assurance procedures on the Linear Accelerators on an Annual basis that is sent to the State Board of Health and Environment for their review.
                                                            5. Handled of radioactive materials, the receiving, storage, daily operation, and for the proper disposal and returning of the radioactive sources.
                                                            6. Trained all staff for the proper emergency response in the event of a radiologic emergency.
                                                            7. Developed and/or evaluates, with a medical practitioner, the dosimetric component of the patient's treatment plans.
                                                                    Years of Experience
                                                                    Experience
                                                                    2-5 Years
                                                                    Experience Level
                                                                    Level
                                                                    Executive
                                                                    Education
                                                                    Education
                                                                    GED

                                                                    Medical Physicist Resume

                                                                    Summary : Seeking Medical Physicist with 8 years of experience in developing procedures and protocols and ensure procedures and protocols are followed by Radiation Therapist and Dosimetrist for safe operation and proper performance of the Linear Accelerator.

                                                                    Skills : Developing Skills, Researching Skills, Multitasking.

                                                                    Description :

                                                                      1. Consultated with the radiologist and radiation oncologist concerning patient dose determinations.
                                                                      2. Researched, developed, and evaluated new imaging or analytical techniques
                                                                      3. Assisted a Quality Assurance Program for Clinical Radiation Dosimetry: reviews of proper dose delivery and cumulative dose.
                                                                      4. Compared computed dose with delivered dose using diodes or TLDs.
                                                                      5. Performed tests to check the operation of therapy machines; recalibrates therapy machines.
                                                                      6. Participated in Brachytherapy treatment planning and QA programs.
                                                                      7. Participated in patient-specific phantom QA, calibration of therapy units, and other assigned tasks.
                                                                                Years of Experience
                                                                                Experience
                                                                                7-10 Years
                                                                                Experience Level
                                                                                Level
                                                                                Executive
                                                                                Education
                                                                                Education
                                                                                High School Diploma

                                                                                Medical Physicist Resume

                                                                                Headline : Highly skilled Medical Physicist with 7+ years of experience in Performing monthly quality assurance procedures on the operation of the Linear Accelerator to ensure the proper functioning and having that information available for review by the state inspectors.

                                                                                Skills : Treatment Planning, Patient Care.

                                                                                Description :

                                                                                  1. Treated 30 patients per day.
                                                                                  2. Performed chart reviews and treatment planning evaluations.
                                                                                  3. Commissioned Varian TrueBeam with 6 photons and 8 electron energies.
                                                                                  4. Used Knowledge and experience in working with hardware and software systems, and collaborating with associated service engineers.
                                                                                  5. Identified appropriate methods to correct treatment deviation from prescribed treatment.
                                                                                  6. Conducted radiation protection surveys of radiation area and radiotherapy installation to meet radiation dose control standards.
                                                                                  7. Consulted with physicians and other medical staff regarding radiation exposure and safety.
                                                                                    Years of Experience
                                                                                    Experience
                                                                                    5-7 Years
                                                                                    Experience Level
                                                                                    Level
                                                                                    Executive
                                                                                    Education
                                                                                    Education
                                                                                    MS

                                                                                    Medical Physicist Resume

                                                                                    Objective : Medical Physicist with 3 years of experience in providing support and oversight to dosimetry staff, Carrying the implicit responsibility to apply regulations, standards, and guidelines of the following agencies, commissions, and organizations which have mandated.

                                                                                    Skills : Organizational Skills, Researching Skills, Clinical Developing Skills.

                                                                                    Description :

                                                                                      1. Completed chart checks and verification for 90+ patient/week centers using ARIA and RadCalc.
                                                                                      2. Performed monthly and annual QA on Varian linear accelerators.
                                                                                      3. Taught the RTT students, the medical dosimetry students, and the Radiation Oncology resident physicians.
                                                                                      4. Instructed therapists and other staff on any new software.
                                                                                      5. Performed research, community outreach, and multi-disciplinary clinic development.
                                                                                      6. Provided guidance, within their scope of practice, at radiation safety committee meetings or to hospital staff or physicians regarding radiation exposure and safety.
                                                                                      7. Provided guidance for the radiation safety program including membership on applicable committees.
                                                                                        Years of Experience
                                                                                        Experience
                                                                                        2-5 Years
                                                                                        Experience Level
                                                                                        Level
                                                                                        Executive
                                                                                        Education
                                                                                        Education
                                                                                        GED