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Location: Post, TX
Job ID: 57628
Facility: Dalby - MTC Medical

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Overview

Management & Training Corporation proudly operates the Giles W. Dalby Correctional Facility providing pre-trial and presentenced male residents with excellent care including medical services that support their health and well-being.

Position: Dentist

Location: 805 N Avenue F, Post, TX 79356

Rate of pay: $91.93 per hour

Employment type: Direct hire; Part-time

Work schedule: 24 hours per week; Daytime hours

Setting: Ambulatory-like setting with short-stays and urgent care 

Benefits include:

  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid time off
  • Employee assistance program

Position summary: The dentist directly supervises the dental hygienists and dental assistant. She/he is responsible for providing preventive and corrective dental care to residents in compliance with MTC Medical and customer directives.

Essential responsibilities:

  • Provide dental diagnostic and treatment services to detainees using current knowledge of methods, practices, procedures and techniques of providing quality diagnosis and treatment in accordance with ICE standards. 
  • Legibly document all treatment promptly and accurately.
  • Provide guidance and technical supervision to dental hygienists/dental assistants performing direct/indirect patient care service. 
  • Coordinate clinic operations with the health services administrator.
  • Maintain an effective clinical patient scheduling and record-keeping system.
  • Maintain records on clinic operations and prepare required reports as needed. 
  • Schedule patients in accordance with ICE guidelines.
  • Coordinate and participate in patient education programs and services. 
  • Provide consultation, guidance, and in-service education to other health services staff.
  • Refer patients to oral health specialists for consultations, evaluations, and treatments.
  • Adhere to established corporate, facility, and correctional policies/procedures in making decisions while using sound independent judgment.
  • Maintain security and confidentiality of all patients’ medical records.
  • Implement basic cost containment and utilization management for patient care and facility operations.
  • Comply with all applicable pharmacy regulations, especially those regarding controlled substances.
  • Implement basic cost containment and utilization management for patient care and facility operations.
  • Comply with all applicable pharmacy regulations, especially those regarding controlled substances.
  • Assist corporate counsel with responses to inmate lawsuits.
  • Attend regularly scheduled staff meetings, QI, UM, P&T, and other meetings as required.
  • Facilitate, where applicable, NCCHC/ACA accreditation of the medical program by providing the required level of efficiency and approved appropriate medical services.
  • Perform rescue functions at accidents, emergencies and disasters to include administering basic emergency medical aid, physically removing people away from dangerous situations, and securing and evacuating people from confined areas.
  • Regular and predictable on-site attendance is required.
  • Position requires long periods of walking and standing.

Education and experience requirements: 

  • A DDS or DMD degree from an accredited program is required.
  • A valid license to practice dentistry with DEA controlled substance registration in the state of Texas is required.
  • Two (2) years of general clinical practice is strongly preferred.
  • Must have a current CPR certification. 
  • A valid driver’s license in the state of Texas with an acceptable driving record is required, unless waived by management.
  • Must pass a background check prior to employment.

Management & Training Corporation (MTC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disabled status, veteran status, genetic information, national origin, or any other category protected by federal law. MTC participates in E-Verify. We strive to provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans, in our job application and hiring process. If you are interested in employment opportunities with Management & Training Corporation and need assistance, please contact our staffing department at [email protected] or 801-693-2888.

Tags: General dentist. DDS, DMD

 

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