General Dentist wanted for Northern Michigan Community Health Center

Family Health Care
Northern Michigan
Negotiable salary with Full Benefits Package
Oct 05, 2020
Dec 04, 2020
General Dentist
Contract Type
Job Type
Full Time

Why Family Health Care?

  • Progressive, non-profit, outpatient group practice
  • Active provider retention and burnout reduction plan of action
  • “One-Stop-Shopping” concept for all health care services: medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, laboratory, radiology and vision
  • Accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) and National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
  • Certified as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH)
  • Led by a board of directors composed of community members and patients
  • The first community health center in Michigan

What we provide our Dentists:

  • 1.5 Dental Assistants
  •  Flexible Schedule/Hours
  • On-Site Medical Team
  • No overhead or buy-in
  • Federal Malpractice Coverage
  • Excellent Equipment and trial of new products (within reason)
  • Much more!

What we expect from our Dentists:

  •  Manages total patient care to remove or minimize symptoms, or to minimize the progression of chronic and disabling conditions through appropriate diagnosis, treatment, and referrals.
  • Participates in Quality Improvement Program and in-service training.
  • May participate in community education functions and assist community health groups in a dental advisory capacity.
  • Sees any FHC patient, regardless of age, sex, race, or condition, and keeps neat and accurate records of patient care.
  • Judiciously uses x-ray and prescription functions.
  • Reports any real or perceived errors in judgment immediately to Dental Director. May be assigned to supervise the mid-level providers and dental hygienists.
  • Performs other duties deemed necessary and assigned by the supervisor.
  • Considerable knowledge of dentistry and dental practices and procedures.
  • Considerable knowledge of drugs and medicines.
  • Thorough knowledge of sterile technique and infection control.
  • Good interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to make independent judgments and decisions.

Experience: At least 2 years working as a licensed dentist post-graduation.

Certificate/License Required:

  • State of Michigan Dentist License
  • State of Michigan Controlled Substance License
  • Federal DEA License
  • Graduation from an accredited school of dentistry.

Benefits: Full Benefits Package including Health, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, Life, 401(k), PTO

Family Health Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer.