Under the direct supervision of the Pediatric Dental Director and the indirect supervision of the Dental Director, the incumbent is to provide direct patient-centered and quality-oriented comprehensive pediatric dental services and supervise the NYU Lutheran Medical Centers/Dental Medicine Postdoctoral Pediatric dental residents.
Takes after hour emergency calls from SCHC patients of record and affiliated hospitals on a rotating basis.
Provides necessary dental care for affiliated hospitals pediatric dental
Directly supervises members of their dental team and works in a professional, cooperative, and congenial manner with the dental auxiliary staff.
Performs in a timely manner the administrative duties associated with the practice of dentistry, including administrative duties set forth by Suncoast CHC policies.
Maintain s continuing dental education according to the requirements set forth by the Florida Board of Dentistry and the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Maintains a satisfactory level or better performance for annual evaluations, while maintaining licensure and appropriate credentialing.
Supervises Residents as assigned according to the established ADA CODA requirements and complies with all facility policies and procedures, including but not limited to those addressing HIP AA and Compliance
Supervises residents during the round, case presentations, chart review s and staff
Attending supervision is documented via attestation of supervision and countersignature of specified documents in the medical record (i.e., history and physical exam s, admitting notes, discharge summaries and operative notes) and/or documentation that the attending has seen the patient and concurs with the diagnosis and treatment plan and/or modifies such with additions, corrections or The attending must also demonstrate his/her continued supervision of the resident by appropriate ongoing documentation in the chart.
Participates in the pediatric dental resident selection process.
Participates in the Quality Improvement program in compliance with Suncoast.
Other duties as assigned.
Florida Dental License.
Graduate of an ADA accredited Advanced Education in Pediatric Dentistry
Ability to deliver high quality, pediatric dental care in both a clinical and hospital setting
Internal Number: 20
About Suncoast Community Health Centers, Inc.
We are state of the art, full service facilities. We offer multiple services at our facilities including adult and pediatric medical and dental care, behavioral health, optometry, lab services, x-ray, pharmacies, women’s health and much more. We accept Medicaid, Medicare, and most insurance plans, with discounts given to those who qualify based on family size and income.
SCHC has served Hillsborough County since 1977! As we continue to grow serving Southern and Eastern Hillsborough County, and OB in Lakeland.
We are accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) and must uphold strict standards with regard to quality patient care.
SCHC is a Federally Qualified Community Health Center (FQHC), 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
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