Job was saved successfully.
Job was removed from Saved Jobs.

Dentist - Ideal for newer Dentist; learn from the best

Wexford Health Sources Inc

Last Updated: 7/10/24

Job Description

OPPORTUNITY: Dentist needed to work with our current, experienced Dentist

LOCATION: Pinckneyville Correctional Center Medical Unit, Pinckneyville, IL

HOURS: Full and Part Time Available - 4 to 40 hours, you choose

STATUS: Independent Contractor or Employee


  • Guaranteed income - hourly rate (even for no shows)
  • Compassionate advocate for patient health
  • Educate patients in oral health
  • Dental clinic inside medical unit; collaborate with multidisciplinary team
  • No overhead, medical malpractice is paid


Wexford Health Sources is the 30-year medical and mental health partner of the IL Dept of Corrections and one of the nation's leading innovative correctional health care companies.

For three decades, Wexford Health has consistently delivered proven staffing expertise and a full range of medical, behavioral health, pharmacy, utilization management, provider contracting, claims processing, and quality management services.

At Wexford Health our philosophy is that health care should not be considered a luxury for anyone. We simply care for those in need and the corrections environment is our venue.


  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Medical malpractice paid

Full time staff eligible but not limited to:

  • Medical Dental, Vision plans
  • Short term disability
  • 19 Days of PTO annually
  • 401K (part time and full time staff)


Under the supervision of the Medical Director, the Dentist is responsible and accountable for supervising the dental staff and managing the dental activity as well as for providing oral health care to patients such as fillings, extractions, dentures, root canals, etc.


  • Current DEA certificate
  • Current CPR certification

EDUCATION: Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental Medicine (DDM) degree


  • Minimum one (1) year practicing dentistry.
  • Skilled in recognizing the symptoms of shock and fainting; must be prepared to provide necessary aid as directed during procedures.
  • Correctional Experience Preferred.
  • Supervisory Experience preferred.


Company Details

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Wexford Health Sources is one of the nation's leading innovative correctional health care companies. We provide clients with experienced management and technologically advanced services, combined with programs that control costs while ensuring quality. For nearly two decades, Wexford Health has consistently delivered proven expertise in a full range of medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmac...