The Windsor Regional Cancer Program (WRCP) at Windsor Regional Hospital (WRH) is seeking applications for a permanent full time Medical Physicist. Reporting to the Head of Medical Physics within the Radiation Oncology Program, the Medical Physicist is responsible for supplying specialized scientific expertise to the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre through the application of physics to medicine. Physicists are engaged in clinical service, education and research. The incumbent maintains goals, policies and standards of performance according to policy. The Physicist is responsible for participation in departmental, hospital and educational activities, which are supportive of professional and corporate objectives. The Medical Physicist is responsible for delivery of service consistent with the vision and values of the hospital and the standards of relevant professional organizations. The incumbent must comply with the Occupational Health and Safety standards for the hospital and is proactive in promoting a safe work environment.
The Windsor Regional Cancer Program (WRCP) serves the people within the Erie-St.Clair Local Health Integration Network (LHIN). Current clinical resources in the Radiation Oncology Program include three Varian iX linear accelerators, Xstrahl orthovoltage X-ray unit, GE LightSpeed RT and Optima RT580 CT-Sims. WRH’s brachytherapy program utilizes a Varian GammaMed Plus iX HDR remoter afterloader for gyne and prostate treatments. Permanent I-125 seed implantation is also part of our clinical brachytherapy service. Advanced treatment planning systems are in clinical use including Eclipse, Brachyvision and Variseed. A GE Signa 1.5T MRI has been installed within the Department of Radiation Oncology dedicated specifically for oncology patients. Both the MR and CT-Sim projects were funded 100% through the hard work and dedication of the Windsor and Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation (WECCCF).
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