Dentist serves as a member of an integrated Health Care team, under the supervision of a Dental Director. Utilizing their knowledge and clinical skills, they provide basic comprehensive professional dental services. Provide comprehensive professional dental diagnosis and treatment involving all standard procedures, except in situations requiring treatment by a dental specialist. Procedures include, but may not be limited to placement of restorations, extractions, endodontic therapy, periodontal evaluation and treatment, radiographic interpretation and diagnosis and treatment of various conditions affecting oral health. Responsibilities include making proper referrals to other dental specialties, medical providers and other agencies. Provide direct supervision of chair side Dental Assistants. When applicable participate in appropriate continuing education, in-service training, Quality Improvement Program activities. Maintain current licensure and/or certification. Performance includes utilization of management information system to facilitate proper administrative services. Maintains 80% productivity monthly. Provides accurate and timely documentation in patient charts within the same day of intervention. Adheres to Confidentiality Policies and Procedures / HIPAA Regulations. Performs other duties as assigned.
Graduate from an ADA Accredited School of Dentistry. Current licensure to practice dentistry issued by the Florida Board of Dentistry. Considerable skill and knowledge of general clinical dentistry and public health practices. Ability to supervise Dental hygienist and Assistants while promoting patient participation in the program. CPR Certification from the American Heart Association (BLS Healthcare Provider).
Internal Number: 1145
About Community Health of South Florida Inc.(CHI)
For more than 45 years, CHI, a not-for-profit health care organization, has been serving the residents of South Florida with comprehensive services for the insured and uninsured including: Primary Care, Pediatrics, Behavioral Health, OB/GYN, Dental, Urgent Care, Pharmacy, Radiology, Laboratory Services, Vision and more. CHI has 11 health centers and 35 school-based health center. CHI is a recipient of the Governor’s Sterling Award, it is accredited by the Joint Commission and is also certified as a Level 3 patient centered medical home by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (the highest level attainable). CHI is also only the second federally qualified health center in the nation to be designated as a behavioral health medical home. In addition, CHI is home to the Brodes H. Hartley Jr. Teaching Health Center, training the next generation of Doctors in Primary Care, Psychiatry and OB/GYN.