Dentist (Winslow, AZ)
North Country HealthCare
About the organization
Come to Historic Winslow
Practice general dentistry in a primary care, integrated, community health center setting in Winslow, Ariz. Winslow is a major destination on Route 66, has a rich railroad and ranching history, and is close to both the Navajo and Hopi Nations. 2021 marks our twentieth year serving this community and we have plans for expansion of the clinic building and dental operatories.
North Country HealthCare is a federally qualified health center (FQHC) serving 12 communities across the entire northern half of Arizona. Passion and determination to reach the underserved drives everything we do at North Country HealthCare. Our leadership team and staff at all levels share this commitment. We accomplish our goal of fostering healthier individuals and healthier communities through direct services, education, outreach, and advocacy. If you enjoy seeing the benefits of your work uplift an entire community, we want to talk to you!
YOU WILL CONTRIBUTE BY
Providing preventative and general dental care for pediatric to adult patients including cleanings, examination and diagnosis of oral hard and soft tissues diseases, interpretation of radiographs, extractions, fillings, restorative work, emergency assessments, and uncomplicated root canals while maintaining accurate and complete patient dental records.
Developing treatment plans and educating patients.
Making referrals as needed and completing appropriate work up before referral.
Developing, promoting, and participating in community-based oral health education programs.
Assisting the Dental Director and dental team within the clinic in the development and implementation of policies, protocols, and procedures as professional standards evolve.
Traveling as necessary to meet needs at other North Country HealthCare clinics or to represent North Country HealthCare at important meetings.
Assisting in short and long-term planning and goal-setting for the dental department and clinic.
Mentoring the next generation of dental professionals. North Country HealthCare is a teaching health center and dentists can expect to be involved in the teaching of dental and dental hygiene students.
YOU WILL BENEFIT FROM
Being part of an integrated care clinic -- your patients may have needs beyond the dental chair and our family medicine and behavioral health team, located in the same building as you, can provide the care they need.
A DMD or DDS degree from an accredited institution.
Preference will be given to dentists with at 3 yrs of practice in a rural or underserved setting.
Have questions about this job or North Country HealthCare in general? We are happy to help you explore your career options with us! Call or email a member of the Talent Integration Team:
Cathleen Garrison, [email protected], (928) 522-9514
North Country HealthCare is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Contact email: [email protected]
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
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