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Title:Dentist (DMD/DDS)
Company:KLAMATH HEALTH PARTNERSHIP, INC.
Description:

Klamath Health Partnership is an FQHC, non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide comprehensive medical, dental, behavioral and community health services to the medically underserved of the Klamath Basin in south central Oregon.   We are committed to the lifetime wellness of our community, by providing accessible care to everyone with compassion and respect, regardless of ability to pay.  We are pleased to have received the Tier 3 Certification from the Oregon Health Authority Patient Centered Primary Care Home (PCPCH) for our quality of care.  Klamath Health Partnership is staffed by a comprehensive team of over 50 health professionals consisting of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, lab and x-ray technicians, dentists, dental hygienists, and certified ancillary personnel, some of whom are bilingual.  As part of employment, our team members enjoy comprehensive benefits such as NHSC loan repayment qualification and FTCA coverage, and flexible schedules for a healthy work/life balance.  For additional information, please visit our website at http://www.klamathopendoor.org/or email

The Doctor of Dental Surgery or Doctor of Medical Dentistry under the direction of the Chief Dental Officer, will perform full scope dentistry in the dental clinic. The Dentist will provide quality and cost effective dental services to the KHP patient population, meeting their diverse health and social needs. The Dentist will perform complete examinations of patients and screen all patients for health maintenance needs, in a relationship based model of care with a team of health providers. The Dentist will document clinical observations, adhere to industry standards and conduct chart reviews to ensure compliance.  The ideal Dentist for this position will have the ability to connect respectfully with patients and carry out responsibilities within the mission of KHP. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

1. DDS or DMD; current, valid dental license to practice in the State of Oregon, including CPR/First Aid required.

2. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills

3. Possess the tact necessary to deal effectively with patients, physicians and employees

4. Possess knowledge of modern office equipment, systems and procedures.

5. Current, relevant, and substantial knowledge of areas related to health center licensing and operations, e.g., legal/regulatory, administrative, policy, protocols, and other clinical issues, especially within a FQHC environment, required.

6. Demonstrated ability to work effectively independently and as part of a team, in collaborative settings, required.

7. Understands and is committed to maintaining highest level of confidentiality.

8. Sensitivity to needs of culturally diverse patient and employee population.

9. Willingness and ability to work some evenings and weekends, as needed.

Ability to obtain a monthly encounter bonus and quarterly production 

Community Health Center: Yes/FQHC

Option for National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Site: Yes

Option for National Health Service Corps Scholar Site: Yes

Ability to obtain a monthly encounter bonus and quarterly production 

Relocation Costs Covered: Yes

Yes

CME Allowance Available

Loan Repayment Options: NHSC, State

Paid Time-Off Days per Year: 24

Additional Benefits: 

Full Package, Medical, Dental, Vision, Pharmacy, Life, Disability, Retirement Savings w/match and more!

Hours vary per site and position dental is mostly business hours

 

 

Contact:Jeana Beal
Address:2074 South 6th St
Klamath Falls, Or 97601
Klamath Falls, OR 97601-3372
Phone:5418518110
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