Provides and supervises the complete dental care of facility detainees/inmates. Evaluates and seeks improvement in the facility dental health program, dental services provided, patient care required/administered, dental operative conditions and equipment in use. Functions as a consultant to the facility staff physician.
Minimum Requirements Degree in dentistry from an accredited dental school required. Licensed to practice as a registered dentist in the state in which the facility is located is required. Two (2) years of direct work experience preferred. Must be able to submit a copy of professional license and certificate of professional liability insurance coverage at the time of hire. A copy of professional license must remain on file at all times at the facility where services are rendered. Assumes sole responsibility for professional liability insurance. Must be mature, flexible, intellectually alert, able to command the respect and confidence of inmates and staff, and philosophically committed to the objectives of the facility.
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Internal Number: 1909
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