Providence Health & Services Physicist in Medford, Oregon


Providence is calling a Physicist (1.0 FTE, Days) to Providence Medford Medical Center in Medford, OR.

In this position, you will:

  • Provide solo clinical physics support to the department of Radiation Oncology including; patient treatment planning, equipment calibrations, quality control (QC) and quality assurance (QA) measurements, patient dosimetry, new procedure development, and consultation services to the physicians on medical physics issues.

  • Perform special treatment procedures including, stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), high dose rate (HDR) treatments and other treatment modalities as necessary.

  • Demonstrate competence in all treatment modalities offered.

  • Serve as hospital Radiation Safety Officer to maintain compliance with applicable state and federal radiation safety regulations.

  • Interface with information services and demonstrate a clear understanding and knowledge of computer applications and systems related to radiation therapy.

  • Participate in the continuous quality improvement process, and maintain a working knowledge of departmental standard operating procedures.

  • Project an image of professionalism in communication, appearance and conduct.

  • Work collaboratively with the respective members of the radiation oncology team.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's degree or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in medical physics -or- equivalent from a Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Education Programs (CAMPEP) approved program

  • Certification by the American Board of Radiology (ABR) in therapeutic medical physics

  • 5 or more years of clinical practice experience -or- completion of a CAMPEP approved residency in radiation oncology medical physics

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Radiation Therapy

Location: Oregon-Medford

Req ID: 209732