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(Archived) General Dentist

Last Updated: 8/07/20

Job Description

Full-Time Dentist Needed

Detention Facility, Conroe, TX

1. 1 (one) dentist for facility to receive inmates.

2. Hours to be worked: 40 per week.

3. Preferred schedule: 7:30 am to 4:00 pm Monday thru Friday.

4. Compensation: Competitive, Contact to discuss.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

· Initiates and maintains compliance with company policies for accreditation.

· Performs routine cleaning, drilling, filling, and extraction of teeth in accordance with National Commission for Correctional Health Care Standards for dental care.

· Completes an initial dental screening on all new commitments within seven (7) days.

· Evaluates those patients needing or applying for dental care and makes whatever recommendations deemed clinically appropriate. Takes impressions for dental plates. Sends prostheses to outside dental labs.

· Documents all services rendered in the patient dental health record.

· Monitors need for dental supplies and equipment.

· Provides in-service training for health staff members on appropriate issues, such as dental hygiene, dental care, dental emergencies, and techniques.

· May direct the work of staff employees. Provides input into performance evaluation.

· Performs other duties as assigned.

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.

· Professional license must remain on file at all times at the facility where services are rendered.

· 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.

Company Details

Registry of Physician Specialists

Concord, California, United States

The Registry of Physician Specialists (RPS) is a locum tenens Medical Corporation that was created in 1983. Since then, we have provided primary care, specialty medical and mental health practitioners to primary care facilities, community clinics, hospitals, nursing centers and correctional facilities throughout the United States. RPS has more than 30 years of experience in successfully matching a...