General Dentist

Location
Princess Anne, Maryland
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience and full benefit package
Posted
Feb 08, 2021
Closes
Mar 10, 2021
Position
General Dentist
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Type
Full Time

General Dentist:   Chesapeake Health Care (CHC) Department of Dentistry - invites applications for a full time board certified general dentist.  CHC is a multi-disciplinary, multi-site health care practice.  Candidates must be qualified to obtain a full Maryland Dental License.

CHC's mission statement is to provide affordable, culturally competent, patient and family centered health care leading to individual and community wellness to residents of the three lower counties of Eastern Shore of Maryland.  CHC is a Federally Qualified Health Center that offers an Income-Based Sliding Scale discount to patients with the goal of reducing barriers to quality care.  The CHC Dental Department has expanded to two sites, one site with 24 chairs, and another site with 6 chairs.  Our primary office is located in Princess Anne, MD, which is approximately 2 hours from the Baltimore-DC metro area, 20 minutes from the Chesapeake Bay, and 40 minutes from the Atlantic Ocean coastal towns like Ocean City, MD.  The secondary clinical site is located in Salisbury, MD.  CHC is affiliated with NYU Langone Dental Medicine Advanced Education in Graduate Dentistry (AEGD).  CHC is a host to a 12 month, full time, health center based, ADA and CODA accredited training program.  

Primary Duties for the position include participating in improving the oral health of individuals, families, and groups in the community through diagnosis, treatment, and education. Participate in peer reviews, chart reviews, staff education, clinical guideline development, continuing education and quality assurance activities to demonstrate compliance with standards, regulations, policies and procedures. Ensure the delivery of all oral health treatment and care is consistent with all regulatory, accreditation, and professional standards, including clinical policies and quality initiatives. Understand and ensure all practices and procedures related to the delivery of oral health services are consistent with contracted protocols and procedures.

Diagnose and treat any disease, injury, malocclusion, or malposition of a tooth, gum, jaw, or structure associated with the head and neck.

Provides oral health education to patients and families.

CHC offers an excellent benefit package which includes: Paid Time Off, 8 Paid Holidays, CEU Reimbursement, 401K with match, reimbursement for licenses,  and medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance. You are also eligible to apply for National Health Service Corp’s loan repayment program. For a commitment of two years you can receive up to $50,000 in loan repayment.

To apply or ask questions please email Kristi Carmean, HR Manager a cover letter and CV to kcarmean@chesapeakehc.org or via fax to 443-210-2324.  Please visit www.chesapeakehc.org for more information on our company.