The Office of Disaster Recovery and the Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority (VIHFA) in collaboration with WTJX-TV Channel 12 (WTJX) have announced the broadcast of the second episode of “Recovery in Focus,” which will air at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 30, on WTJX and Facebook Live at www.facebook.com/wtjx.
Episode 2 will focus on the recovery progress of the Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center (JFL) on St. Croix, Schneider Regional Medical Center (SRMC) on St. Thomas, and Myrah Keating Health Center on St. John.
Acting Chief Executive Officer Dyma Williams and Project Manager Yvonne Thomas from JFL along with Acting CEO Dr. Luis Amaro and Vice President of Facilities Management Darryl Smalls from SRMC join this month’s host, Adrienne Williams-Octalien, to discuss plans of facility reconstruction, timelines and the future of hospitals in the territory amidst COVID-19.
WTJX will also share the broadcast online on the PBS app, which can be viewed via TV streaming devices such as Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Firestick, etc., as well as on smart devices.
“Recovery in Focus” premiered in March and will continue to provide viewers with the most recent developments in Office of Disaster Recovery’s five priority areas: hospitals, schools, roads, housing and power — as well as other critical projects that impact the daily lives of residents. A new episode of “Recovery in Focus” will air on the last Thursday of every month.