DDS / Dentist / Alaska / Permanent / Dental Director Job
Posted on: June 25, 2022
TITLE: Dental Director REPORTS TO: Chief Medical Officer WORK
WEEK: Anticipate 40 hours per week, or as needed to accomplish task
WAGE CLASSIFICATION: Exempt OSHA Classification: HighSUMMARY
POSITION STATEMENT The Dental Director is responsible for
administering, maintaining and expanding the community health
center dental program; provides leadership within the clinic, and
advice and counsel to the Executive Director and the Board of
Directors. This position is an overlay position to a core dentist
provider position. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES OF
THE POSITION Demonstrates leadership within the dental team.
Provides consultation to the Executive Director and the Board of
Directors regarding dental and oral health issues. Actively
participates in setting performance and outcome measures and
clinical objectives. Serves as Chair of the dental programs Quality
Improvement committee and Peer Review Committee. Assists in the
provision of continuing education, on-the-job training, and the
orientation of community health center staff as requested.
Participates in community organization activities to provide
education, health promotion and disease prevention. Reviews
credentials and references and evaluates standards for dental
provider staff to ensure that their qualifications are maintained.
Performs periodic dental staff evaluations and assessments as
directed by our policy. Supervises, advises, counsels and
disciplines all dental department professional providers in
conjunction with the Chief Medical Officer and/or Human Resources
department. Approves leave status for dental department
professional provider staff. Designs, develops, and implements
appropriate dental department policies, protocols and procedures
which are in compliance with the most current accepted professional
standards. Expected to complete required training such as CPR,
Mandt, Mental Health First Aid and any others deemed necessary for
this position. Other duties as required.POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Education: Graduate from an accredited dental school License:
Possession of a current State of Alaska Dental License Experience:
Two years post-graduate experience in a dental clinic preferred.
Private practice and/or management experience preferred. Ability to
work with young children preferred.
Keywords: Confidential, Anchorage , DDS / Dentist / Alaska / Permanent / Dental Director Job, Healthcare , Soldotna, Alaska
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