Jefferson University Hospitals

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Why Should You Work in Rehabilitation at Jefferson?

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is consistently rated as among the best hospitals in the nation for Rehabilitation Medicine by U.S.News & World Report.

The Annual Rehabilitation Services Employee Survey reveals the top three reasons to work at Jefferson are:

  • Diverse patient population
  • Mentoring opportunities
  • Great co-workers

We also offer exciting educational opportunities, including:

  • Comprehensive mentoring program
  • In-services, case studies, journal club, rounds
  • On-site continuing education courses
  • Close relationship with Thomas Jefferson University for lecture/lab instructor opportunities
  • Research with the university and/or hospital
  • Observation of surgeries
  • Opportunities to be a clinical instructor to students

Rehabilitation Services – Center City Campus

At our Center City campus you may be working in any of these five disciplines: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, Recreational Therapy or Rehabilitation Psychology. Our PT/OT teams complete rotations on all programs, and our speech-language pathologists cover all services.

The organizational structure is as follows:

  • Administrator
  • Program Manager
  • Clinical Team Leader (non-rotating)
    • Staffing/Daily Operations
    • Program Development
  • Advanced Clinician II (non-rotating)
    • Orientation/Mentoring
    • Projects/Program Development
  • Clinical Specialist
    • Department Education
    • Program Development
  • Advanced Clinician I
    • Orientation
    • Projects/Committees
  • Staff Therapist
  • Therapy Assistant I
  • Therapy Assistant

Rehabilitation Services – Methodist Campus

At Methodist Hospital you may be working in any of these three disciplines: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy or Speech-Language Pathology. We have a close-knit experienced interdisciplinary staff and offer opportunities to rotate to different services and observe programs on our Center City campus.

The organizational structure is as follows:

  • Administrator
  • Program Manager
    • Staffing/Daily Operations
    • Program Development
  • Advanced Clinician I
    • Orientation/Mentoring
    • Projects/Committees
  • Staff Therapist
  • Therapy Assistant