With a 609-licensed-bed hospital and 1,100 physicians, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's clinical services represent one of the largest healthcare delivery networks in the area.

Founded in the Jesuit principle of cura personalis — caring for the whole person — Georgetown is committed to offering a variety of innovative diagnostic and treatment options within a trusting and compassionate environment.

We offer some of the most sophisticated treatments and technologies available, as well as the expertise of nationally respected physicians. Our doctors have been named in the Washingtonian "Top Doctors" for 2014 and our hospital has been ranked as a "high performing" hospital for geriatrics; nephrology; orthopaedics; and urology by US News and World Report 2014-15

Some of our centers of excellence include cancer, neurosciences, gastroenterology, transplant and vascular diseases.

Department Perks:

  • Paid educational comp days
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Clinical Ladder
  • Mentorship within department
  • Weekly In-services

We offer you:

  • Competitive compensation and generous benefits
  • Superb educational opportunities plus tuition assistance
  • New and upgraded training facility
  • Free shuttle from Metro stations

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Physical Therapist - Outpatient Adult
Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional
Job Requisition: 2175
Department: Rehabilitation - Therapy
Facility: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Geographic Region: Washington, DC
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Day Shift
Hours per Week: 40.00
Location: Washington, DC
New Hire Bonus for Experienced Physical Therapists!

Our clinicians focus on manual therapy, neuromuscular re-education and progressive exercise programs. They also provide some of the most sophisticated treatments and technologies available to include intramuscular therapy (trigger point dry needling), real-time or diagnostic ultrasound imaging, and, most recently, dorsaVi (wearable sensors).

General Summary of Position:
The incumbent in this position is an entry-level staff therapist who participates in the evaluation and treatment of patients based upon current principles and practices of PT.

Qualifications:
  • Graduate from accredited school of physical therapy.
  • Entry-level; experience not required but preferred.
  • Current D.C. license or qualified candidate for D.C. license as a Physical Therapist. Upon hire, must have a D.C. license or be eligible for a reciprocity license, or have made application to sit for the board examination.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Entry-level, minimum 0 years; basic education as defined in education requirements.
  • Demonstrates baseline knowledge of relevant PT practice and flexibility.
  • Can objectively analyze situations, identify and problem solve.
  • Listen effectively and present self orally and in writing.

We offer:
  • Schedules that allow for one-on-one treatment sessions and built-in documentation time
  • Competitive compensation and generous benefits
  • New hire bonus for experienced PTs
  • Superb educational opportunities plus tuition assistance
  • Complementary education days
  • Weekly in-services
  • Mentoring program
  • Clinical ladder
  • Wellness programs
  • Free shuttle from Metro stations
Learn more about our Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department: http://georgetown-university-hospital.attnhr.com/Therapy
About MedStar Health

MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.

MedStar Health is an Equal Opportunity (EO) Employer and assures equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We hire people to work in different locations, and we comply with the federal, state and local laws governing each of those locations.

A qualified individual with a disability will be considered for employment on the same basis as non- disabled applicants if he/she can perform the essential functions of the job sought, with or without a reasonable accommodation, and without imposing a direct threat to the health or safety of others or him/herself.

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