Chief Medical Physicist

Central Care Cancer Center has an immediate opportunity for a full-time Chief Medical Physicist. This position will provide coverage for radiation oncology departments located in Kansas City, Kansas and Missouri.

Essential Functions

Central Care physicists are responsible for ensuring and overseeing the highest standards of care through physics services. Modalities include, but are not limited to external beam, SRS/SBRT, and HDR.
Our departments treat with all Varian equipment and technology, including the TrueBeam, Trilogy, GammaMed iX HDR unit, Eclipse with Brachy Vision, and ARIA V15 EMR, plus HDR. 
The right candidate needs to have experience in HDR.
Travel required between the clinic locations to assist with weekly treatment planning, monthly QA, annual QA as well as PTO and CME coverage. Occasionally, additional travel may be required to participate in physicist peer review activities and/or extended coverage situations.

Job Experience

  • HDR experience 
  • Experience with Varian's HDR solution is a plus

Other Qualifications

  • ​ABR Certified

More about Kansas City, Kansas

Kansas City is comprised of two cities that share the Missouri River as their border, which also divides Missouri from Kansas. The Kansas City metropolitan region is a 14 county area anchored by Kansas City, MO. With a population of 2.1 million, the region includes a number of other cities and suburbs, the largest being Overland Park, KS; Kansas City, KS; Olathe, KS; and Independence, MO; each over 100,000 in population.

Collectively, Kansas City is famous for its unique style of barbecue, jazz heritage, fountains and architecture, along with professional sports teams and events.

Kansas City has a bevy of different cultural offerings, such as the unique Country Club Plaza area. Known for its Spanish architecture, this 15-block district features some of Kansas City’s best shopping and dining options. Kansas City’s rich culture inspires several must-see destinations: The Power & Light District features more than 50 restaurants and shops. For art lovers, the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art is a sure hit with extensive permanent and traveling exhibits.

Kansas City is bisected by four interstates: I-35, I-49, I-29 and I-70 for easy access around the metro area, as well as to other locations. The city features Kansas City International Airport, just 15 miles northwest of downtown Kansas City with more than a dozen carriers serving passengers. A new airport terminal is expected to be built in approximately four years. At Union Station, Amtrak service provides six passenger trains daily, which includes two round trips to St. Louis, one departing for Chicago and one departing for Los Angeles.

Featured Attractions:

Museums and Art
American Jazz Museum
Arabia Steamboat Museum
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Shopping and Restaurants
Country Club Plaza
Crown Center
Power & Light District

“Kid-Friendly” Activities
Science City
Sea Life of Kansas City Aquarium
Worlds Of Fun - Oceans Of Fun

Professional Sporting Teams and Events
Kansas City Chiefs (National Football League)
Kansas City Royals (Major League Baseball)
Kansas Speedway (NASCAR Sprint Cup)
Sporting Kansas City (Major League Soccer)

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