Dentist - Part Time

West Cecil Health Center Inc
Conowingo, MD
Nov 22, 2022
Dec 03, 2022
Accountant, IT
Full Time
West Cecil Health Center (WCHC) is seeking a part time Dentist, to join our team. WCHC is a thriving nonprofit, community health organization that provides comprehensive and collaborative patient centered healthcare services. The Dentist will support our amazing care team by providing friendly, professional and high-quality dental care within a team-based, patient-centered dental program to patients of all ages.This job might be for you if you:Graduated from an accredited school of Dentistry with a DDS or DMD Degree.Maintain a current unrestricted Maryland State Dental LicenseMaintain a valid Federal DEA Certificate and Maryland CDSComply with required dental continuing education requirementshave 1 - 2 years of experience (preferred)Have the ability to navigate electronic dental record systemsHave excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with all members of the healthcare team.Why Should you apply?Growth and Advancement OpportunitiesCompany Sponsored EventsEmployee Engagement Committees401K with employer match Dentist Essential Job Functions:Clinical Duties: Provides dental services to patients in conformity with clinic protocols and the code of ethics of the Maryland Board of Dentistry, and ensures compliance with federal, state, and local standards and contributes to the efficiency of health center operations.Performs routine exams, basic restorative work, full dentures, partial dentures, simple extractions, and is able to work with patients of all ages including children.Diagnoses oral diseases.Promotes oral health and disease prevention.Creates treatment plans to maintain or restore the oral health of their patients.Interprets x-rays and diagnostic tests.Ensures the safe administration of anesthetics.Monitors growth and development of the teeth and jaws.Educates patients and their parents or legal guardians on maintaining proper oral health.Supervises clinically the work of dental hygienists and dental assistants. General ResponsibilitiesPromotes positive working relationships among supervisor, staff, and other departmentsProvides safe environment of careReduces risk of nosocomial infections in patients, employees and visitors.Interacts with patients, visitors, staff and outside agencies in professional mannerContributes to Improving Organizational Performance ActivitiesMaintains strict confidentiality at all times as per Confidentiality StatementIdentifies problems and develops recommendation for resolutionAssumes personal responsibility for ongoing professional growth and developmentParticipates in department planning activities, as requested At WCHC, we embrace diversity and we don't discriminate against employees or applicants based on gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy status, or veteran status. PI194191905