Careers at MedStar Georgetown

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is one of the largest healthcare delivery networks in the Washington, DC, area. With a 609-licensed-bed hospital and The Georgetown Physician Group we have 4,500 associates, developing their careers while supporting the care of our patients. Some of our centers of excellence include cancer, neurosciences, gastroenterology, transplant and vascular diseases.

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

Our patients, their families, our guests, andour fellow associates come first at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Our Mission, Vision and SPIRIT values guide our daily behaviors. Our Common Purpose, a simple yet powerful tool, guides our decision making for consistent delivery of high quality and safe patient care.


Watch: Our Common Purpose

We encourage prospective applicants to watch our video that embodies our Common Purpose and why we come to work every day. If this message resonate with you and these principles are how you experience your life now then you belong here.

At MedStar Georgetown, you will find more than your next job; you will find a meaningful and purpose driven career!

MedStar Georgetown Common Purpose

We Want You to Advance Your Career – Right Here

We  value education and support our associates’ career aspirations through established career ladders within many disciplines.  We understand the value our associates bring to the organization and our ability to meet our patients’ needs. When you succeed professionally, everyone benefits. Learn more about our career development programs.

We Offer Benefits You Can Count On

Our benefits package for all associates includes health insurance, dental insurance, vision care, life insurance and even wellness support. Add to that a retirement savings program, tuition assistance, standard holidays and generous paid leave, a discounted gym membership, and more and you have a set of total rewards that few employers can match. View our core and voluntary benefits

We Are Strong

We are backed by the strength and stability of a regional health system – MedStar Health. Because we are part of the mid-Atlantic’s largest healthcare provider, our associates have many opportunities for professional growth and career advancement in the Washington-Baltimore metro area.  MedStar Health’s hospitals are named among the best in the nation by U.S. News and World Report, Solucient, HealthGrades, AARP, CareScience, Press Ganey and others. Learn more about MedStar Health.

We Invest in Technology

Staying on top of technology’s advances is always a challenge. MedStar Georgetown makes the prudent investments that keep our clinical care and our daily operations technologically driven. MedStar Health has been named one of the nation's "Most Wired" Health Systems more than five times by Hospitals and Health Networks in their annual survey. 

Rewards and Recognition

All managers are provided a toolkit with ways to recognize their associates.  This toolkit includes thank you notes, thank you posters, tips on verbal recognition and using the tools in our performance management system. Years of Service awards are part of our rewards system, and associate with more than 20 years of service are invited to an annual gala. 

We Need You

MedStar Georgetown relies on all of our associates to ensure our patients receive the best care possible. We embrace workplace diversity and equal opportunity employment. Search job opportunities at MedStar Georgetown

Equal Opportunity Policy

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity (EO) Employer and is committed to equal opportunity for all candidates for employment and employees. Where federal, state or local laws contain mandatory requirements that differ from the provisions of this section, such legal requirements prevail for employees working in affected locations.

In furthering its commitment to provide equal opportunities, it is MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's policy to prohibit unlawful discrimination or harassment in any employment decision or in the administration of any personnel policy because of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, personal appearance, family obligations, political affiliations, sexual preference or orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local EO laws and regulations.

Tobacco Free Environment

It is the policy of MedStar Georgetown University Hospital to provide an environment free of tobacco use and exposure to second hand smoke for our patients and family members, staff, volunteers, physicians, vendors and visitors.

Tobacco use remains the most significant preventable cause of death and disability in the United States today. MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is committed to providing an environment free from all tobacco and tobacco simulating products to promote a healing atmosphere for everyone visiting our hospital.