Chief of Dental Services

Employer
Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital
Location
Morris Plains, New Jersey
Salary
competitive
Posted
Mar 26, 2021
Closes
Apr 25, 2021
Position
Chief
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Type
Full Time

Chief of Dental Services

Morris Plains, NJ

Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital, a part of the New Jersey Department of Health, Division Behavioral Health Services, seeks a Chief of Dental Services to oversee dental services to our inpatient population.

Responsibilities

Under general direction of a Medical Director, the Chief of Dental Services is responsible for planning, directing, and supervising both clinical and administrative aspects of a comprehensive dental services program; supervises staff and work activities. 

Additional duties:

* Consult with medical staff in cases of oral pathology and other related conditions of common interest

* Conduct a program of preventive dentistry, dental education and oral hygiene

* Clean, restore, extract and replace teeth in compliance with ADA standards of care

* Administer local anesthesia and other supportive medication

* Serve on call, administratively and clinically and handle dental emergencies

* Supervise dental clinic staff

* Maintains patient records and provides reports as required

 

Requirements

* Current state licensure to practice dentistry in the state of New Jersey and one (1) year of formal training beyond Dental School (including but not limited to an approved dental internship)

* Three (3) years of additional experience in dentistry or five (5) years of dental experience for those without formal training beyond Dental School

E-mail cover letter and resume to: 

Human Resources Recruitment Services

PST.GPH@doh.nj.gov

In the subject line indicate, “Chief of Dental Services”

Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.