Kinston Community Health Center, Inc
Kinston, North Carolina • All Counties
September 05, 2022
July 22, 2022
Part-Time | General Dentist
**Must be fully vaccinated**
Minimum Education: Graduation from an accredited dental school and holds a valid NC State Dental license. Satisfactory professional references; must complete the credentialing process.
Minimum Certifications and/or Licenses: NC State Dental license. Valid North Carolina driver license; acceptable driving record.
Minimum Experience: 5 years dental experience; ability to work with and provide dental care to individuals of varied economic and social backgrounds.
Minimum Skills: Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Microsoft outlook, Chrome, Internet Explorer. Experience with Electronic Health Record.
Diagnose and treat diseases, injuries and malformations of teeth, gums and related oral structures, and provide preventative and corrective services.
Administer anesthetics to limit the amount of pain experienced by patients during procedures.
Use masks, gloves and safety glasses to protect themselves and their patients from infectious diseases.
Examines and determines need for dental treatment of patients; treats patients by performing quality work required to establish and maintain good dental health with patient.
Use air turbine and hand instruments, dental appliances and surgical implements.
Formulate plan of treatment for patient’s teeth and mouth tissue; helps institute good oral hygiene practices with patients.
Analyze and evaluate dental needs to determine changes and trends in patterns of dental disease.
Writes prescriptions for antibiotics and other medication as needed.
Keep current and implement state and federal laws, standards, and guidelines related to dental services.
Takes steps to ensure that OSHA and HIPAA guidelines are followed in clinical areas.
Assist Chief Dental Officer with dental outreach services.
Participates in continuing education on and off site as appropriated and feasible.
Timely completion and maintenance of patient charts/records per Center policy.
Assists Chief Dental officer in evaluating procedures followed in the dental clinic.
Ability to participate in a team approach with staff and administration to maintain and improve the delivery of quality dental care.
Attends all dental staff meetings and participates in health center’s Performance Improvement.
Meets productivity and billing goals set by the organization.
Maintains a professional appearance, demeanor, and dedication to service.
Adheres to all federal regulations regarding HIPAA as well as KCHC employee policies.
Completes all other duties as assigned.
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