Provides direct patient care and oversees all dental services within CHEMED. Represents CHEMED in communitywide efforts to improve oral health within the community
Provides leadership and clinical oversight of all dental care services provided at CHEMED. Monitors the quality of dental care provided to ensure a high level of proficiency. Evaluate current practice on an ongoing basis and make recommendations.
Monitor dental provider compliance with credentialing requirements and other performance measures as requested.
Provide clinical supervision of dental hygienists and dental assistants and guide the practice
Work within the center to develop an integrated relationship with other departments.
Establish standards of care and maintain clinical policies and guidelines for the department. Update clinical guidelines, protocols and procedures in compliance with the most current and expert standards, and work to ensure that clinical staff adheres to and carries out such protocols and procedures.
Participate in the recruitment, selection and training process of dental staff. Facilitates training opportunities for dental students and interns.
Serve a dentist for the department.
Assist in planning, implementing and facilitating community activities.
Serve as a liaison to and maintain affiliations with the dental community at large including local dental organizations, dental schools and local providers. Represent the needs of the medically underserved and vulnerable populations.
Supervision: Supervise the entire clinical dental department staff.
Current license by the New Jersey State Board of Dentistry, current DEA & CPR certification. Meets all requirements for appointment/reappointment as a member of the dental staff according to the established medical by-laws and as a member of the dental staff.
Internal Number: 117
CHEMED (Center for Health Education Medicine and Dentistry) is a community focused healthcare group located in Lakewood New Jersey, with just under 200,000 encounters a year. We pride ourselves on being a one stop shop for the community offering a fully integrated healthcare experience including but not limited to Dentistry, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Women's Health, Behavioral Health, Radiology (including Mammography), Podiatry and specialty services
Chemed was founded in 2009 and we have experienced positive and sustained growth each year over the last decade.