MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is one of the largest healthcare providers in the Washington, DC, area. While we offer an extensive array of healthcare services, our centers of excellence include cancer care, neurosciences, gastroenterology, orthopedics, and transplant.

We strive for excellence in the care of our patients and the satisfaction of our associates, and believe that the diverse perspectives and backgrounds of our associates lead to better patient care. We prioritize making our teams inclusive so they can be strong resources for our patients, and for our associates.

Among our well-respected service lines, are a few programs we are particularly proud of. At MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, we take pride in our infection prevention Program of Distinction designated by APIC that protects patients while they are in our hospital and decreases the chances of returning due to preventable causes. Our research engine, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, is the only comprehensive cancer center in the Washington, D.C., region as designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). We are the first hospital to offer Proton Therapy in the Washington, D.C. area. MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute has one of the highest volume transplant programs in the United States. We hold a FACT Accreditation for Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation. Also, we are among an elite set of hospitals to be granted Magnet® Recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, a designation given for demonstrating excellence in nursing care, innovative professional nursing practice, and nursing satisfaction.

​​​​​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 Common Purpose, a simple yet powerful tool, guides our decision making for consistent delivery of high quality and safe patient care.

Enjoy all the benefits of our nation's capital.

Located in our nation's capital, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital offers the opportunity for an exciting lifestyle to complement a rewarding career. There are so many benefits to living in and around our nation's capital – from the historical attractions to a rich cultural scene, there are an endless supply of activities for you and your family.

The area offers a wealth of things to do outdoors, while surrounded by beautiful scenery, both in the District and in nearby regions. The city is known for its political landmarks, delicious and diverse restaurants, a buzzing nightlife atmosphere, and entertaining professional sports for all to enjoy. Washington is also home to several acclaimed higher education institutions, as well as many public and private school options throughout the area.

We want it to be easy for associates to get to work every day, so that is why we offer a variety of parking options to many of our associates. We also encourage the utilization of public transportation as well as the various other benefits of living in a connected city like Capital Bikeshare and walking.
Prioritizing the wellbeing of our associates
At MedStar Health, the wellbeing of our associates is a top organizational priority and is anchored by our nationally recognized Center for Wellbeing. The Center is staffed with dedicated Nurse Wellbeing Specialists to provide support to our nurses and their families. From career coaches, expedited mental health services, and care for the caregiver resources, to backup child and elder care, we've got our nurses covered.
Join MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Our patients, their families, our guests, and our 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.
Associates that spend their entire career with us
We are committed to developing talent, so that each associate sees our hospital as a career destination. We are very proud that many of our associates have had a long career with us, which leads to experienced care and strong bonds between our teams. We celebrate every career milestone and recognize associates for every five years of service.