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Bassett Healthcare Network
Medical Staff Affairs
One Atwell Road
Cooperstown, NY 13326
607-547-6982 - phone
607-547-3651 - fax

Medical Physicist – Radiation Oncology

Bassett Healthcare Network, a progressive health care network in Central New York and major teaching affiliate of Columbia University, is seeking a Medical Physicist to join an outstanding team in the department of Radiation Oncology to expand high quality, patient-oriented care. The Bassett Healthcare Network has ACRO Accredited radiation oncology treatment facilities in Cooperstown, and Oneonta, NY. This position will be primarily based out of Oneonta, NY and travel will be required for coverage in Cooperstown.

Pertinent Highlights Include:

  • Full spectrum of radiation oncology services include:
    • IMRT, IGRT, 3D conformal therapy, SRS, SBRT, low dose and high dose rate brachytherapy, radioembolization, and radiopharmaceuticals
  • Equipment at Cooperstown Campus:
    • Varian Trilogy, Phillips Big Bore 16-slice CT simulator, GammaMed multichannel HDR afterloader, Eclipse planning system and ARIA electronic record and dosimetry services
  • Equipment in Oneonta:
    • Varian 23ix and dosimetry services
  • Group employed model with competitive salary
  • Comprehensive benefit package, including but not limited to medical, dental, CME, relocation assistance and paid malpractice insurance

 Qualifications include a minimum of a Master’s Degree, Board Certification or Board Eligibility with the ABR, and possess or be eligible for NY State Licensure in Medical Physics. Responsibilities will include quality assurance, taking part in departmental quality initiatives, overseeing and taking a role in the planning process for external beam and brachytherapy patients. This position will report to the Senior Medical Physicist and the Chief of Radiation Oncology.

Bassett Healthcare Network’s Cancer Program is a multidisciplinary initiative with 50 years of continuous accreditation by the American College of Surgeons as an approved Cancer Center and 30 years of participation in NCI sponsored clinical trials. Bassett Healthcare Network is an integrated health care system that provides care and services to people living in an eight county region covering 5,600 square miles in upstate New York. The organization includes six corporately affiliated hospitals, as well as skilled nursing facilities, community and school-based health centers, and health partners in related fields. 

Enjoy an outstanding quality of life central NYS located south of the Adirondack Mountains and north of the Catskills.  The combination of a modern practice within a growing academic and research oriented healthcare system, coupled with excellent schools and multiple outdoor recreational, cultural and artistic activities, makes this a unique opportunity.

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For confidential consideration, please contact:

Colleen Donnelly, Medical Staff Recruiter

Bassett Medical Center, One Atwell Road, Cooperstown, NY, 13326

phone: 607-547-6982; fax: 607-547-3651: email:

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