Part Time Dentist Needed at Wexford Health Sources INC- Southwest Virginia - Abingdon and Duffield
Company: Wexford Health Sources Inc
Posted on: September 25, 2022
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SCHEDULE: Part-Time (8-16 hours/week available)
FACILITY: Southwest Virginia Regional Jail Authority - Abingdon (8
hours/week) + can be combined with Duffield (8 hours/week)
LOCATION: Abingdon, VA
Wexford Health Sources, Inc. is a member of the Wexford family: a
group of the nation's leading innovative correctional health care
companies. At Wexford Health Sources, Inc., 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
- 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. Utilizes electronic medical record system as
applicable throughout the scope of duties and
- Provides preventative and restorative treatment to all inmates
following Wexford Health and facility policies and
- Performs and interprets radiographic examinations as
- Performs operative dentistry including appropriate repair of
caries, extractions, root canals, etc.
- Repairs/fits proper prosthetic devices.
- Supervise staff in: cleaning of teeth, making impressions for
prosthetic devices, planning and maintaining an oral hygiene
program, completing appropriate records accurately and all
procedures associated with the provision of dental care.
- Arrange proper referral for procedures that cannot be performed
on-site at facility following Wexford Health and facility guidance
- Serves as clinical authority on all matters related to the
delivery of dental services, and provides direction, guidance, and
oversight to the dental staff and programs.
- Examines patients and documents findings in the inmate
patient's medical record utilizing the standard forms within the
EMR, utilizing applicable dental classification systems (i.e.,
The following requirements list the minimum to qualify. An
equivalent combination of education and experience may be
LICENSING: Current, valid Virginia Dentist license
CERTIFICATION: Current CPR Certification
EDUCATION: Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental
Medicine (DDM) degree
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Minimum 1 year practicing dentistry.
Correctional experience preferred. Supervisory experience
preferred. Prior experience with use of electronic medical record
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