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Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy
Virgin Islands (US)
Please download our employment application from our website at www.jflusvi.org and fax the completed form to our office at (340) 772-7387. Please also include your email address on your resume and application.
The staff Occupational Therapist functions under the general supervisor of the Director of Occupational Therapy. The staff Occupational Therapist assumes responsibility and accountability for a designated group of patients and provides occupational therapy evaluations, modalities, and treatments in accordance with established hospital and departmental policies and procedures; Assumes responsibility and accountability for the care of those patients being treated by Occupational Therapist Assistant and may be assigned to orient staff and students and to assume the duties and responsibilities of the supervisor in the absence of that individual; Assesses patient’s needs; Identifies and initiates appropriate occupational therapy interventions; Works cooperatively with other patient team personnel in maintaining standards for professional occupational therapy practice and interdisciplinary teamwork; Participates in performance improvement and program development activities; Provides input into the budgetary planning process; Contributes to the cost effectiveness of services and programs provided by the department; Maintains positive relationships with all customers; Comfortable working independently as well as along side other clinicians and health care providers.
Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy; Master’s degree preferred; Current Virgin Islands licensure as an Occupational Therapist; Current basic Life Support/CPR Card; One year of experience in the care of patient in an acute and out-patient rehab; Experience should include neurological and orthopedic rehabilitation; Experienced in the fabrication of finger and hand splints and be familiar with therapeutic modalities; Experienced with the mental health population is desirable.
Company Name: Juan F Luis Hospital
We invite you to join us in our audacious goal to be the most trusted patient-family centered health system in the Caribbean by 2020. The Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center, located on St. Croix US. Virgin Islands is a 188 bed facility. As the only full service hospital, it offers acute, emergency and ambulatory care in a wide range of services including, general and specialty medicine, surgery, pediatrics, obstetrics, gynecology, psychiatry, physical medicine, hemodialysis and others. The facility is certified by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) and a member in good standing with the National Association of Public Hospitals and American Hospitals Association. The hospital pharmacy and blood bank are licensed by the Drug Enforcement Agency and the Pathology and the Clinical lab is certified by The Joint Commission. JFL Foundation Statement
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