Dentist

  • Wellpath / Correct Care Solutions
  • $175,580.00 - 175,580.00 / Year *
  • 130 E Washington St, North Attleboro, MA 02760
  • Part-Time
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Viewing: Dentist - Part Time Dentist - Part Time Job: 19-63815 Location: Lee, FL Facility: Lee County Main Jail and Core Jail Type: Part-Time Shift: Day 8 hour Recruiter: Email: N/A Overview Under the direction of the Health Services Administrator (HSA), Program Manager (PM), or higher licensed medical professional, the Dentist will have the overall responsibility for the provision of dental care for the county in compliance with all applicable dental standards, state and federal regulations and laws. Qualifications Education for Dentist: * Graduate of an accredited dental school. Experience for Dentist: * Prefer correctional/detention facility experience * Minimum 3 years' of experience, and correctional experience is preferred Licenses/Certifications for Dentist: * Unrestricted current dental license from the state of practice - must maintain all certifications, educational requirements, licensing, etc. * Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration * Current (and must maintain) lifesaving BLS and PALS (where applicable) certification through AHA Responsibilities 1. Provide and supervise dental care of inmates 2. Relief of pain and treatment of acute and chronic infections 3. Extraction of unsalvageable teeth 4. Provide fillings to eligible persons served, as needed 5. Provide Phase One Periodontal Services to eligible inmates, as needed 6. Detects disease by completing oral cancer screening; feeling and visually examining gums; using probes to locate periodontal disease and to assess levels of recession; exposing and developing radiographic studies 7. Maintains persons served appearance and ability to masticate by fabricating temporary restorations; cleaning and polishing removable appliances; placing, carving, and finishing amalgam restorations; removing cement from crowns and bridges 8. Ensure that all dental equipment is clean and in good working order 9. Function as a consultant to health services staff physician regarding dental issues 10. Provide in-service training for health services staff on issues such as dental hygiene, dental care, and dental emergencies annually 11. Document all services provided and refused in persons served dental/medical record 12. Provide direct supervision to the dental assistant and hygienist 13. Oversee that the sharps log daily and accurate with each dental clinic 14. Oversee the ordering of dental supplies and instruments 15. Ensure that dental facility and procedures meets both OSHA and Dental Board of California requirements 16. Observe HIPPA guidelines as it applies to a custodial environment to maintain confidentiality of persons served health information 17. Chart all findings in persons served record providing written summaries of history, diagnosis, treatment plan, treatment and other documentation requirements including necessary persons served conversations and as outlined by company and Facility 18. May assist in the job shadow portion of the interview process of potential staff 19. May assist for orientation and training of new employees 20. Contribute to the performance evaluations and successful training of direct reports 21. Perform other duties as assigned. Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer* Graduate of an accredited dental school. Experience for Dentist: * Prefer correctional/detention facility experience * Minimum 3 years' of experience, and correctional experience is preferred Licenses/Certifications for Dentist: * Unrestricted current dental license from the state of practice - must maintain all certifications, educational requirements, licensing, etc. * Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration * Current (and must maintain) lifesaving BLS and PALS (where applicable) certification through AHA
Associated topics: dentistry, dmd, endodontist, general, general dentist, group, orthodonist, pediatric, practice, private


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.