Title Director of Rehabilitation Services
Number of Positions 1
Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location Physical Therapy

This position provides the overall management of physical therapy services. The Chief organizes and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy programs in the Hospital to restore function and prevent disability following disease, injury, or loss of a body part.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Prepares work schedules, assigns personnel, evaluates work performance and makes recommendations for personnel actions. Provides training and monitoring of work performed.

Maintains established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, performance improvement programs, safety, environmental and infection control standards.

Plans physical therapy program for each patient including exercise, massage, heat, water, light and electricity. Applies diagnostic and prognostic muscle, nerve, joint, and functional ability tests.

Establishes policies for safety and ensures adherence to safety procedures in the use of physical therapy equipment and the handling of patients.

Performs other job related duties.

Required Qualifications:
Doctorate degree from accredited Physical Therapy Program.
Minimum of three years in Acute Care Setting.
PT License and registration in the USVI required or the ability to obtain license.