Job description

Duties: Examine and treat private patients and employees of the University, including complex restorative cases, in the Penn Dental Private Practices as a General Dentist. Complete and maintain records on all patients as per the policy of the University. Strive to reach established productivity goals while working harmoniously within a diverse practice environment.

Examine, diagnose, prescribe, and carry out (or direct others in carrying out) oral health care services that are in the best interest of the patient.

Contribute towards a team oriented and collegiate environment by working with other clinical and non-clinical staff members.

Dental care:

Improve patient well-being through accurate and timely diagnosis and delivery of high quality general dental care. Meet or exceed all measurable standards of care.

Ensure the delivery of competent, accurate, and compassionate dental care to all patients assigned, and that dental procedures are consistent with all regulatory, accreditation, and professional standards, including clinic policies and quality initiatives.

Competently handle medical emergencies.

Manage difficult patients, demonstrating interpersonal savvy and influence skills.

Maintain and improve professional and technical knowledge.

Ensure accuracy, efficiency, and appropriate confidentiality with patient charting and related recordkeeping and administrative functions as assigned.

Dental team responsibilities:

Develop and ensure ongoing, positive relationships and collaboration with other dentists and dental staff members.

Uphold and ensure compliance and attention to all policies and procedures as well as the overall mission and values of the organization.

General responsibilities:

Maintain patient confidence and protect operations by keeping information confidential.

Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

Protect patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.

Qualifications: Highly advanced professional discipline. DMD or DDS degree with General Practice Residency Certificate and at minimum 2 years to 3 years of experience. Candidate should be available to work in any of the 3 private practices including Locust Walk, University City and Berwyn, PA. Licensed to practice dentistry in the state of Pennsylvania. Ensure all actions, job performance, personal conduct and communications represent the organization in a highly professional manner at all times. Must be able to demonstrate judgment, patience, integrity, organization, and prioritization in multi-task environment. Attention to detail, dependability, listening and communication skills, and flexibility.

Reference Number: 51-28848

Salary Grade: MED

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: Penn Dental Network - University City

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: J-Technical/Professional Medicine/Health




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Posted: 5/18/2018
Application Due: 1/10/2019
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