The Radiation Oncology Physics Residency program is administered within the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Orlando Health UF Health Cancer Center. The cancer center is a unit of Orlando Health, located at the main downtown Orlando campus. In addition to the main campus, there are currently four satellite facilities located in the Orlando Metro area that are a part of our department and all use a common enterprise EMR and treatment planning system. Residency training is mainly concentrated at the main center in downtown Orlando. However, the resident will also have an opportunity to rotate through the satellite facilities, exposing them to different modalities and technologies.
Orlando Health is a $3.8 billion not-for-profit healthcare organization and a community-based network of hospitals, physician practices and outpatient care centers across Central Florida. Orlando Health is home to the area’s only Level One Trauma Center for adults and pediatrics and is a statutory teaching hospital system with nearly 3,300 beds. The system spans nine Florida counties with nearly 450 locations that include 13 wholly-owned hospitals and emergency departments; rehabilitation services, cancer centers, heart institutes, imaging and laboratory services, wound care centers, more than 300 physician offices for adults and pediatrics, and 11 urgent care centers. More than 3,100 physicians have privileges across the system, which is also one of the area’s largest employers with more than 20,200 employees who serve more than 97,000 inpatients, more than 2.5 million outpatients, and more than 4,800 international patients each year.