Adjunct - Supervising Dentist

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Adjunct - Supervising Dentist

Adjunct - Supervising Dentist
Posted Date: 4/3/2020

Salary Range: Hourly wage $55.00

Position Purpose
At Hocking College, our students are the priority. It is our mission and responsibility to serve as a pathway to prosperity, teaching and inspiring all who seek to learn, growing careers and changing lives. It is therefore imperative that every Hocking College team member, regardless of job title or duties, be responsible, first and foremost, for assisting students in every way.

Duties and Responsibilities
Under the direct supervision of the Dental Hygiene Program Manager, the Adjunct, Supervising Dentist performs the following functions:

  • Reviews health histories
  • Orders radiographs
  • Approves sealants
  • Performs cursory exams
  • Reviews dental chartings for decay and/or defective issues on each clinical patient
  • Approves and interpret Dental X-Rays
  • Follows OSHA and workplace safety guidelines
  • Identifies referrals for patients
  • Prescribes/dispenses medications as needed
  • Is available to answer questions regarding the health history, pathology, and clinical treatment
  • Assists in the management of medical emergencies
  • Serves as a resource to questions that faculty/students may have regarding patient care
  • Is present if needed for ADEX Board Examinations, CODA site visits
  • Provides instruction and evaluation in the clinical setting
  • Assists in the coordination of all dental clinic activities
  • Provides state-mandated supervision for applicable dental procedures
  • May administer local anesthesia and work with patients
  • Interacts with students in a teaching environment
  • Participates in faculty/staff meetings/calibration meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Dean, Program Manager, and/or department chair
  • Additional Traits/Abilities
  • Adaptable and open to new ideas
  • Knowledge of college and d department policies and procedures, safety rules and regulations
  • Complies with CODA accreditation standards
  • Exhibits professional behavior while assisting with the needs of students, faculty, staff, visitors and co-workers
  • Conducts self with professionalism and respect toward others
  • Participates in and complete performance assessments/evaluations as assigned
  • Perform additional duties or job functions that are required and deemed necessary by supervisory personnel
  • Maintains student and patient confidentiality
Qualifications - Education, Experience, and Skills
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery or Doctor of Medical Dentistry degree is required
  • Unencumbered dental license in the State of Ohio is required
  • Current Health Care Provider, CPR training is required
  • Clinical teaching experience in a dental hygiene/ dental program preferred
  • Experience as a supervising dentist in a teaching environment preferred

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Job No:
Posted: 1/25/2021
Application Due: 1/25/2033
Work Type: Part Time