About MedStar National Rehabilitation Network (MNRN)
At MNRN, we are known for our patient focus and providing
exceptional access to the best care. Our reputation makes our
employees proud. But that's not enough. Working here, you have the
opportunity to continuously improve yourself through the meaningful
work, the impact you make, the supportive interactions with
fiercely loyal colleagues, and the many ways to learn, through
mentorship, a diverse patient population, and exposure to a variety
of areas of care.
And finally, our employees can see first-hand how they make
their patients' lives better, oftentimes developing deep rooted
relationships. We strive to provide the best care to our patients
and are dedicated to the betterment of each other and a better
It's how we treat people!
General Summary of Position
The Physical Therapist provides physical therapy services to
outpatients/clients, to include but not limited to screening and
evaluation, treatment planning, treatment implementation, treatment
re-assessment and revision, patient/client re-evaluation, discharge
planning, and documentation in a variety of outpatient settings.
The Physical Therapist participates as requested in program
planning and protocol development and assists the team in meeting
EDUCATION: Bachelor's, Master's, or Doctorate Degree in Physical
Therapy. Graduate of an accredited school of Physical Therapy.
EXPERIENCE: No previous experience required
LICENSE/CERT/REG: Maryland, District of Columbia (DC), and/or
Virginia licensure required as deemed necessary for your specific
location(s). American Heart Association's BLS for Healthcare
Providers CPR certification required.
SKILLS:Professional competency as a general practitioner in
physical therapy; demonstrates independent use of varied evaluation
and treatment approaches.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
- Provides evaluation services including review of pertinent
history information, performance of specific assessments, and
determination of recommendations and documentation of results.
Explains evaluation findings and treatment plan to patient and
family and incorporates patient and family in the goals
- Demonstrates proficiency in implementation of treatment
protocols based upon evaluation findings, the patient's
presentation and the evolving health care environment. Consults
with other healthcare professionals as indicated. Recognizes and
documents changes in patient's condition requiring modification of
the plan of care and/or the need for medical/rehabilitation
- Completes appropriate discharge planning and follow-up care.
Accurately and timely documents and charges for patient care
activities in light of our evolving health care environment,
painting a clear picture of the patient's course of care including
focused initial evaluation/plan of care that establishes baseline
and goals, legible daily encounter notes, interim progress
summaries, and discharge evaluation.
- Demonstrates effective time management and meets productivity
expectations. Maintains an accurate schedule. Is timely and
punctual and for meetings. Participates in hospital and
community-based marketing activities.
- Contributes to the development and achievement of established
department goals and objective. Complies with governmental and
- Takes initiative in pursuing and directing continuing education
for professional growth and competency for self and organization.
Serves as a clinical instructor to assign students.
- Promotes excellent customer experience and great access to care
through flexibility and adaptability. Participates in team removal
of barriers to access, understands CSI measurement data of the
sites and actively engages in the Access NRH initiatives.
Not sure if you're ready to apply? To learn more about this
opportunity, please contact Craig Harbert via email at
Craig.S.Harbert@medstar.net or at 202-531-1123.
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