• Staff Dentist

    Job Locations US-CA-Hayward
    Job ID
    2018-1262
    Location Site
    HAYWARD -HWD
    Category
    Dental Services
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Located in the beautiful San Francisco Bay, Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center has an opening for a Staff Dentist who would like the opportunity to expand the dental practice at Tiburcio’s Hayward site. Hayward.

     

    Under the direct supervision of the Chief Dental Officer (CDO), the Staff Dentist is responsible for rendering quality dental care to patients of TVHC, Inc. This individual will be further responsible for assuring efficient and adequate patient flow including proper utilization of dental assistants and support staff.

     

    Benefits:

    • 100% employee only medical coverage (includes paid co-payments, prescriptions and premiums).
    • Spouse and dependent coverage also available. Dental, vision (spouse and dependent coverage available)
    • 15 days of PTO
    • 14 holidays
    • Flexible Spending Accounts
    • 403(b) retirement savings plan

    Responsibilities

    • Provides direct patient care in the dental center on a regular schedule and in emergency call situations as directed by the CDO/Associate Dental Director.
    • Assures adequate supervision of the dental hygienist and assistant staff, while performing dental services.
    • Provides oversight of clinical services to dental, hygiene and resident students ,Dental students
    • Cooperates in activities with other operating units of the Health Center (e.g., participation in health fairs, screening activities and community outreach).
    • Assist the CDO in planning and implementing new programs for the dental department
    • Responsible for following Center protocols and observance of current OSHA requirements and those particular to TVHC, Inc. Maintains confidentially regarding privileged, administrative, client information and Corporate Compliance in a professional manner. 
    • Working as a member of the health care team, and assisting in education of patients and the target community in preventive health care and health maintenance concepts.
    • Demonstration of patterns of continued learning in order to ensure growth as a practitioner.
    • Participates in peer review and utilization review as part of heath center QA/QI program.
    • Participates in the selection of new personnel and evaluation of existing staff.
    • Assumes other responsibilities at the direction of the Chief Dental Officer.Dental Director.
    • Performs all duties and service in full compliance with TVHC’s Service Excellence Standards.

    Qualifications

    • Must be in possession of a valid license to practice in the State of California, including DEA license and CPR required.
    • Have a thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of dentistry and allied services commensurate with his/her training.      
    • Additional training/experience in pedodontics is helpful, as well as a working knowledge of Denti-Cal scope of benefits, and/or dentistry as practiced under a managed care format.
    • Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred
    • Proven ability to work with multi-cultural and diverse client base; sensitivity to socio-cultural issues required.
    • Demonstrates flexibility in regards to job duties and assignments.

     

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

     

    • Requires completion of the curriculum of an approved school of dentistry and possession of a DDS or DMD degree, DEA and current CPR certification

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