Mission and values
Committed to serving others, inspiring the team and achieving the best results for our patients
RUSH Physical Therapy and RUSH Kids Pediatric Therapy are part of the Select Medical Outpatient Division family of brands and a joint venture relationship between Select and Rush University System for Health (RUSH).
About Select Medical
Co-founded by Rocco A. and Robert A. Ortenzio in 1996, Select Medical began as a regional provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation.
More than 20 years later, Select Medical encompasses four areas of expertise: critical illness recovery, inpatient medical rehabilitation, outpatient physical therapy and occupational medicine, all of which are delivered and supported by more than 46,000 talented health care professionals across the U.S. Despite its record growth, Select Medical remains true to its founding principles of clinical quality and operational excellence.
About Rush University System for Health (RUSH)
RUSH brings together the brightest minds in medicine, research and academics. Driven by discovery, innovation and a deep responsibility for the health of our communities, RUSH is national leader in outstanding patient care, education, research, community partnerships and empowering a generation of health care providers.
RUSH includes Rush University Medical Center, Rush University, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital, as well as an extensive providers network. Rush University comprises four colleges: Rush Medical College, the College of Nursing, the College of Health Sciences and the Graduate College.
Our core values
RUSH Physical Therapy is dedicated to providing an exceptional patient care experience that promotes healing and recovery in a compassionate environment.
We deliver superior quality in all that we do
We set high standards of performance for ourselves and others. We provide superior service to our patients, continually striving to uphold and improve our reputation for excellence.
We treat others as they would like to be treated
We treat each other with respect and promote a positive environment where people feel valued. Our relationships are honest and open and we're straightforward in our communications.
We are results-oriented and achieve our objectives
We are focused and decisive in achieving our objectives and helping others achieve theirs. We accept responsibility for our decisions and actions. We are accountable for using our time, talents and resources effectively.
We are team players
We work together to achieve company objectives. We do our share of the work on time and with superior quality. We share ideas and information. We give honest feedback and accept constructive criticism. We confront difficulties directly and maintain positive working relationships.
We are resourceful in overcoming obstacles
We pride ourselves on finding creative solutions to meet challenges we encounter. We are open to change and handle pressure with poise. We are flexible, adaptable and able to learn from our experiences.