Morongo Basin Healthcare District: Dentist- Yucca Valley, CA

Website Morongo Basin Healthcare District

Job Details

Job Location: Yucca Valley

Salary Range: 180,000-220,000 per year Biweekly

Position Type: Full Time

We have a HPSA score of 25 which qualifies for loan repayment and scholarships through Bureau of Health Workforce!

This position will provide coverage at two locations
In your role as Dentist, you will report to the Dental Clinic Manager. Your responsibilities will include
providing dental services to patients.

DUTIES
• Meet with patient to discuss and treat dental concerns, diagnosis oral health disease, and create treatment plans to
maintain or restore oral health
• Order and accurately interpret diagnostic tests such as radiographs
• Perform basic dental procedures such as composite fillings, extractions, root canals and crowns
• Prescribe medications for dental problems, such as antibiotics or pain medication
• Communicate effectively with support staff members to provide quality patient care
• Keeping detailed records of dental diagnosis, treatment rendered, and possible outcomes

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by you to successfully perform the essential functions of this job with or without a reasonable accommodation. You are required to notify management of any limitations or restrictions that may alter your ability to perform the essentials of the position you hold.
You may be required to occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. You will be required to travel within the
service area. You will regularly sit for long periods of time; spend extended time at a keyboard or telephone; and
interface with others effectively. You will be occasionally required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• DDS/DMD from an accredited University and active State Dental Board license
• Current CA state license
• Malpractice insurance
• DEA certificate
• CPR certification
• Willingness to comply with all local, state, and federal laws
• Detailed knowledge of dental procedures, instruments, and materials
• Excellent interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills
• Committed to quality patient care using up-to date techniques
• Time management skills

EOE STATEMENT We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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