Dentist

MHM   •  

Albion, PA

Industry: Healthcare

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Not Specified years

Posted 126 days ago

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Overview

With over 30 years of experience, MHM/Centurion is a leading provider of healthcare services to state and local government agencies nationwide and partners with correctional systems to provide medical, dental, and mental health services. Clients in 15 states | Over 350 facilities | 6,000+ Employees

Centurion of Florida is staffed by a mission oriented, multidisciplinary team of dentists, physicians, nurses, and other dedicated healthcare providers all committed to providing high quality care to the underserved.

We are currently seeking an Dentist for a full-time position at the Pennsylvania State Correctional Facility in Albion, PA. SCI-Albion is about 100 miles north of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

The Dentist will have direct care responsibility and will:

Provide diagnosis of patients' dental status utilizing accepted clinical and radiological techniques:

Description of Duties:

  • Supervises the work of the professional and non-professional Dental Staff
  • Oversees the delivery of dental services.
  • Provides basic dental care to the inmate population and performs all dental treatment.
  • Consults with and refers inmate patients to physicians, oral surgeons and other specialists.
  • Assists specialists in the performance of all treatment and related duties while onsite.
  • Assures that adequate security, tool control, and Toxic and Caustic Control are carried out within the dental office.
  • Exercises therapeutic care, custody and control of inmate dental patients.
  • Maintains infection control standards.
  • May perform or oversee administrative and supervisory functions to include: scheduling, evaluating all documentation, continuous quality improvement, attending meetings, maintaining inventory and ordering supplies and equipment, overseeing staff training, participating in the interview and hiring process of new dental staff; overseeing response to inmate requests, grievances and correspondence, approving leave for dental staff, completing performance evaluations, and recommending and initiating disciplinary action.
  • Submits all requiredreports.
  • Maintains dental equipment.

(MHM Solutions and Centene is an EOE)

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Qualifications

• DDS/DMD from a dental education program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation.
• Current, clean license to practice dentistry in Pennsylvania or eligible for licensure.
• Other certifications as required by state to include- CPR, DEA, etc.

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