Hours: 8:00 - 5:00 Monday - Friday 40 hours per week
Hiring Range: $115,000 - $160,000/year
The Public Health Dentist performs dental exams, oral diagnosis, treatment planning, restorative or palliative treatment in both fixed clinics and community settings. Provides oral health education and value based care approaches to improve overall individual and population health.
Performs dental exams, oral diagnosis, treatment planning, restorative or palliative treatment in both fixed clinics and community settings
Provides oral health education and value based care approaches to improve overall individual and population health
Participates in program meetings, trainings, etc
Participates in on-going quality assurance and quality improvement processes
DMD or DDS degree from a university or college accredited by the Commission of Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association required
Five years experience preferred
Active license to practice dentistry in North Carolina required
Active Controlled Substance Certificate (DEA) license required
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Must have thorough knowledge in the practice of clinical dentistry for adults and children as well as basic principles of public health dental practice.
Excellent customer service skills and the ability to establish and maintain effective communication with clients, co-workers and the general public
Ability to organize prioritize workload and meet deadlines, establish and maintain effective interpersonal work relationships utilizing emotional intelligence skills
Demonstrate positive example of leadership, be detail oriented, must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
Be able to work as an effective team member, exercise sound judgement, utilize critical thinking and decision making skills
Flexibility to shift priorities
The benefits package includes excellent health insurance, retirement, (NC Local Government Retirement System), 401k with match, dental, vision, life, disability, paid vacation, paid sick and more.
Prior local and state government years of service count toward calculating vacation accrual rate!
Cabarrus Health Alliance