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SE Dentist

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Bread for the City
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Washington, DC
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Published 21 days ago

Our Mission:

The mission of Bread for the City is to help Washington, DC residents living with low income develop the power to determine the future of their own communities. We provide food, clothing, medical care, and legal and social services to reduce the burden of poverty. We seek justice through community organizing and public advocacy. We work to uproot racism, a major cause of poverty. We are committed to treating our clients with the dignity and respect that all people deserve.

Position Profile:

The Dentist is a member of the Bread for the City team. In that capacity the dentist is expected to be familiar with the philosophy, goals and objectives of Bread and work collaboratively to achieve them.   

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate patients’ intraoral & peri-oral hard and soft tissue condition; including caries, endodontic/periodontal pathology, soft tissue and developmental pathology;
  • Diagnose and treat Emergency Dental situations such as toothaches, broken teeth/restorations, dislodged crown/bridges, broken off denture teeth etc.;
  • Develop patient treatment plan; including Preventative, endodontic, Periodontal, Restorative, Prosthetic and follow up care;
  • Refer out complex Endodontic, Surgical and Periodontal treatment. Perform and complete the remaining portion of treatment plan;
  • Complete all or nearly all of the treatment "in house";
  • Provide dental care as part of our medical home to patients of all ages, using a holistic approach to health issues and referring as needed to address the al determinants of health;
  • Maintains the confidentiality of all patient information to the extent allowable by local and federal laws including HIPAA;
  • Oversees quality care measures of the dental clinic;
  • Supervises dental staff, including dental assistant and hygienist;
  • Completes performance reviews for direct reports;
  • Coordinates care of clients, as necessary, with other BFC providers, across BFC departments, and with outside referral sources, including specialty care providers;
  • Provides strategic leadership for center’s dental component of the Medical Clinic;
  • Formulates and recommends dental policies and procedures as needed;
  • Monitors progress toward goal accomplishment and makes adjustments to dental services and policies as needed;
  • Represents BFC in the healthcare community, working with peer organizations, collaborative community efforts, and health care schools and residents;
  • Promotes BFC vision, mission, and goals and in interactions with patients, staff, and the greater community;
  • Participates in the development of long-term strategic goals and mission within the Medical Clinic.

Qualifications:

  • Strong desire to work with our patient population;
  • Licensed to practice Dentistry in Washington, DC;
  • Able to work with electronic medical records (eClinicalWorks);
  • Familiarity with Google Organization & Productivity Tools (Gmail, Google Docs, Calendar) and/or ability to learn new​ ​technology systems;
  • Willingness to learn and carry out Bread for the City’s commitments to social justice and racial equity;
  • Ability to work with volunteers in a professional and collaborative manner;
  • Bilingual Spanish/English candidates are preferred.

Bread for the City is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, family responsibility, physical or mental disability, medical condition, status as a veteran, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law, except where a bona fide occupational qualification applies

To Apply:

You must complete an application through Bread for the City’s ADP portal. Click here to review available openings and click on "SE Dentist" position. Then select "apply" at the top right hand corner to register for a login and apply for the position. Please upload a resume and cover letter that speaks to your interest and qualifications through this online application process. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

Our Mission:

The mission of Bread for the City is to help Washington, DC residents living with low income develop the power to determine the future of their own communities. We provide food, clothing, medical care, and legal and social services…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 2, 2021
  • Education
    Doctorate (PhD) Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$125,000 - $150,000

Benefits

https://breadforthecity.org/work-with-us/

https://breadforthecity.org/work-with-us/

Location

On-site
1525 7th St., NW, Washington, DC 20001, United States

How to Apply

To Apply:

You must complete an application through Bread for the City’s ADP portal. Click here to review available openings and click on "SE Dentist" position. Then select "apply" at the top right hand corner to register for a login and apply for the position. Please upload a resume and cover letter that speaks to your interest and qualifications through this online application process. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

To Apply:

You must complete an application through Bread for the City’s ADP portal. Click here to review available openings and click on "SE Dentist" position. Then select "apply" at the…

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