Dentist, Sign-on Bonus, Part-Time and Full-Time, non-profit, Rochester

Posting ID:5504
Description: 

There is a $10,000 sign-on bonus for this position with full time hours.

Community Dental Care is a non-profit organization of five clinics whose mission is to provide culturally sensitive community oral health care, preventive education and professional training, and to advocate for access to all. With a vision is that all people will have access to high quality, affordable dental care to improve their overall health in a convenient, caring, and respectful environment.

Founded by Drs. Vacharee and Andrew Peterson, Community Dental Care was one of the first private clinics in the Twin Cities that focused primarily on serving low-income and patients from all walks of life.
POSITION SUMMARY:

The Licensed Dentist is an integral part of the clinical office team in the performance of quality, caring clinical dentistry in a comfortable, non-threatening environment; the Dentist helps to make each patient's visit positive and productive. The Dentist is licensed in the State of Minnesota to practice the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases, and promotion of healthy teeth, jaw and mouth.

HOURS:
Monday and Tuesday - hours would be between 7am - 7pm
Wednesday and Thursday - hours would be 8am - 5pm
Friday - hours would be 7am - 2pm

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Duties include, but are not limited to:
•Examinations of teeth and surrounding tissue utilizing diagnostic tools, including (but not limited to) medical and dental histories, dental radiographs, diagnostic casts
•Assess treatment options, and case acceptance, with consent, and patient of record
•Maintains accurate and up-to-date patient records that reflects all treatment and transactions that occurred for said patient
•Carry out accepted patient care including diagnosis, restoring teeth, patient education and treatment, as indicated.
•Maintain compliance with state, federal and clinic guidelines and protocols through education, staff and department meetings and by example
•Assist and support team to ensure proper care of all patients and a cohesive team
•Keeps up with new development in dentistry, continuing education and licensure
•Available for emergency/on-call duty for assigned weekends

**Additional or different duties may be assigned from time to time.

Position Requirements: 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION:
•Experience in working with culturally diverse, limited-English or non-English speaking patients preferred
•Knowledge of updated OSHA regulations
•Demonstrated expertise in dental software
•Understand and perform each essential duty satisfactorily
•Licensed dentist in state of Minnesota
•Doctor of Dental Surgery license or equivalent
•Preferably trained within the United States
•Ability to quickly adapt within a constantly changing work environment

MINIMUM SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
•Knowledge of updated OSHA regulations and overview knowledge of federal and state labor laws regulations
•Demonstrated expertise in dental software
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•Skilled at multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment
•Self-motivated, self-starter with ability to work independently
•Excellent rapport and working relationships with staff
•Strong organizational skills
•Mature and responsible with an enthusiastic work ethic
•Experience in working with culturally diverse, limited-English or non-English speaking patients preferred
•Able to perform First Aid procedures when necessary

Contact
Claire
Morrison
2120 US Highway 14E
Rochester, MN 55904
United States
Preferred Contact Method: 
Email