Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center

Position Title: Dental Director
Position Location:
6200 Beach Channel Drive
Arverne, NY 1169*2
United States

County: Queens

Contact Name: Aurelio Gooden, HR Director
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 7189457150 ext 1305
Contact Fax: 7186636136

CHCANYS Member Info: Non Member

Position Description:

Dental Director
Union  or Non-Union:
Exempt or Non-Exempt:
Chief Executive Officer and Chief Medical Officer

(If Applicable)
All Dental Staff

The Dental Director is responsible for the overall management and day by day operations of the Health Center’s Dental Unit.



Acts as the primary care provider in the treatment of patients who are present for dental care.
Responsible for the supervision, training and monitoring the performance of all dental staff including dentists, dental assistants, dental hygienists, and clerical staff assigned to the dental department.
Responsible for establishing, monitoring, maintaining and updating the Dental Policy and Procedures Manual to ensure high level of care to patient population.
Prepare for and attend Quality Assurance and Medical Records Committee meetings.
Responsible for conducting Quality Assurance studies as per our Health Care Plan for the 330 Grant and the facility on a regular basis.
Recruitment and credentialing for Dentists and ancillary staff with collaboration with the Personnel Department.
Responsible for the adequacy of dental supplies.
Infection Control Procedures in conjunction with the Director of Nursing.
Supervision and training of Dental Residents.
Serve as a Dentist for 80% of the time and tend to administrative responsibilities for 20% of the allocated time.
Report directly to Medical Director.
Ensures that all New York State Federal and City Health codes and regulations are met.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Medical Director
Graduate from a Dental School accredited by the Council on Education of the American Dental Association.
A New York State License to practice dentistry.
Two years of experience.
Experience in a community health setting preferred.

Compensation Type: Salary

Travel Desired: Some Travel

Job Type: Dental

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