Opportunity: Board Certified Dentist - Alice
 Opportunity Details
Opportunity Type: Permanent - Full Time
Specialty: Dentistry
Location:   Get Map Alice, TX, USA
Region: South
Job Position Code: 254869  
Openings: 1
Last Updated: 6/1/2022 9:51:30 AM  
Locum Stop Date:    
J1/H1B Visa? H1B Accepted

 Offer Details
Income Details:

Salary negotiable based on experience. 

Incentive Pay: Based on meeting contracted encounters and clinical measures
Signing Bonus: Negotiable
Student Loan Forgiveness:

NHSC

Relocation Paid: Negotiable
Vacation: 16 paid Holidays and 16 hours of PTO accrued monthly
CME: 2500 and 5 days annually for CME
Other Benefits:

Benefits:

  • 5 days & $2,500 annually for CME
  • 16 paid holidays and 16 hours of PTO accrued monthly
  • Incentive Pay available
  • Relocation & Signing Bonus negotiable
  • Health, life, dental and optical insurance
  • Retirement pension
  • FTCA Malpractice insurance

 Job Description

In Alice, TX: Texas Association of Community Health Centers is seeking a full-time Dentist to deliver quality dental care to patients of the Center. Looking for a candidate who is diligent, team-oriented works well with patients, able to maintain a professional attitude and is consistently motivated to succeed.

Job Overview:

Under the general supervision of the Dental Director, the Dentist is responsible for administering, maintaining, and expanding a program of primary (and in selected cases, secondary) and preventative dental care in a community health center setting.

  • Examines individuals requesting care, diagnoses dental/oral conditions, prescribes and carries out, or directs others in carrying out, appropriate dental/oral treatment
  • Refers individuals for specialty consultation or treatment in conformance with approved clinical protocols and guidelines
  • Records patient-dentist transactions as they occur in the patient's dental record so that the dental record accurately and completely reflects the nature of the contact, the condition of the patient, and the care or treatment provided
  • Educates individuals in the nature of oral health related conditions and in the general promotion of oral health related disease prevention
  • EHR: Dentrix 

No agencies, please. TACHC does not accept solicitations from outside recruitment agencies.

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 Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • DDS or DMD degree
  • Active and unrestricted Texas dental license
  • Board Certification required
  • Two years of post-graduate experience required

                                                   Bilingual in Spanish and English Preferred But Not Required!


 Client Overview

The mission of our center is to improve the quality of life and health for our patients, as well as to promote self-sufficiency of the people of South Texas by: identifying community needs; using all resources within our agency and in the community; and forming partnerships to expand our communities' resources.

Our organization serves Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kleberg, and San Patricio counties. Our service area has been designated a HPSA/MUA.

We provide the following services:
Behavioral Health Services
Cancer Screenings
Case Management
Dental Care - Preventive
Dental Care - Restorative
Developmental Screening
Diabetes Care
Family Planning
General Primary Medical Care
Health Education
Hearing Screenings
Immunizations- Child and Adult
Laboratory Services
Medicaid/CHIP Eligibility and Enrollment Assistance
Other Nutrition Education and Counseling
Pharmacy
Postpartum Care
Prenatal Services
Substance Abuse Services
Translation and Interpretation Services
Women's Health/Gynecological Care

All positions require a valid driver's license; safe driving record; physical and criminal history background check.

Come make a difference in Alice!
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Community Overview

Welcome to Alice, Texas, a city rich in history, industry and culture. Alice is the county seat of Jim Wells County, and it is centrally located in South Texas in the coastal bend.

In Alice, we enjoy year-round outdoor activities including golfing, hiking, camping and boating. Saltwater and freshwater fishing combined with a thriving wildlife population all await the outdoor enthusiast. For those who prefer their entertainment indoors, there are a variety of theater groups, symphonies, art galleries and dance companies nearby. Museums, zoos, aquariums and historic sites abound. The beaches of Corpus Christi are less than an hour away, and you can drive to San Antonio in just two hours via U.S. Highway 181.

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 Contact Information
Contact: Jonathan Davis, Provider Services Specialist
Texas Association of Community Health Centers
5900 Southwest Parkway, #3
Austin, TX 78735
Email: jdavis@tachc.org
Phone: (512) 329-5959

 Practice Information
Number of physicians in group: 1
Practice Description :

This organization has 7 federally qualified health centers serving the rural counties of Jim Wells, Kleberg, Brooks, Duval, San Patricio, and Bee. In 2021, we served approximately 16,000 unduplicated patients. Our Alice location currently provides family, pediatric, obstetrics/gynecology, dental, and behavioral health services.

If you are interested in learning more, or if you have knowledge of an individual who may be seeking an excellent practice opportunity, please contact us.