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General Dentist

Chambers Quality Health Care Lanett, AL
  • Expired: 11 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Position Summary:

The Dentist provides patient dental care through corrective care, the prevention of dental disease and the promotion of dental health.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Maintains confidentiality of patients and corporate information;
  2. Assists in implementation and updating of the Dental Health Plan;
  3. Resolves problems requiring administrative authority or professional knowledge;
  4. Prepares and revises, as required, a written dental protocol, including emergency procedures;
  5. Conducts an active dental health education program;
  6. Supervises the completion of the most feasible plan of treatment for each patient;
  7. Practices four-handed dentistry;
  8. Provides dental care by diagnosing and treating diseases, injuries, and malformations of teeth and gums;
  9. Examines patient’s teeth and surrounding oral structures, utilizing x-rays, instruments, and other diagnostic procedures;
  10. Locates and repairs cavities in teeth;
  11. Extracts impacted, infected or otherwise diseased or troublesome teeth;
  12. Makes impressions and models of the jaw and mouth as needed;
  13. Treats diseases of teeth and mouth with appropriate drugs or surgery;
  14. Advises patients about dental health practices;
  15. Prepares dental health plans, progress reports, and narrative and statistical reports;
  16. Maintains current Electronic Dental Records System;
  17. Must perform peer review;
  18. Accurately documents and codes all services provided within the allotted timeframes;
  19. Actively participates in the planning and coordination of patient care with medical, nutritional, social work, and related services;
  20. Assesses and deploys resources for achieving goals described in the dental health plan;
  21. Requisitions supplies and equipment;
  22. Develops and implements preventive maintenance program for dental equipment.

Qualifications:

  1. A DDS or DMD from an approved dental school.
  2. A valid State of Alabama license to practice Dentistry.
  3. Must have basic computer skills.

Chambers Quality Health Care

What is Quality of Life? - A private, non-profit corporation committed to community service. - A medical home for you and your family. - A health care provider with 24 locations serving 18 counties in northeast Alabama. - An organization with more than 35 years experience in health care. - A primary care provider offering a broad base of ancillary services. - A caring company striving to offer excellent customer service.

Address

34 Veterans Memorial Parkway, Lanett, AL 36863
Lanett, AL
USA

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