Job Description

Extended Job Title
CHC Regional Dentist North - H92935

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691021 - Wichita Falls Allred Unit

Position Description
Provides advance professional services related to diagnosis and treatment of inmate patients. Coordinates the delivery of dental care within an administrative region of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Correctional Health System ensuring that the appropriate dental care is accessible and provided in a timely fashion.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference, Recommendation/Referral, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
Directs, coordinates, and insures the provision of the full range of dental services within the region.
Acts as the regional dental authority in matters of regional discussions.
Works with organizational and state-wide leadership to achieve common objectives.
Manages and oversees regional dental operations in compliance with all applicable rule sets.
Monitors operations of dental clinics by reviewing and interpreting monthly reports, reviewing charts and inspecting clinics.
Serves as expert witness when requested.
Performs all duties of a correctional dentist.
Investigates and responds to inquiries, complaints and grievances.
Mediates conflict.
Teams with HR, EEOC and other leaders to make wise personnel decisions.
Engages the HR process to ensure staffing for facilities.
Gives presentations to the public, to peers and to government over-seers.
Communicates effectively 360.
Persists in leading change.
Serves as champion for system improvement.
Performs a variety of marginal duties not listed to be determined and assigned as needed.

This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:
* ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission
* KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude
* INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking 
* VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit
* BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments


Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Masters degree in public health or healthcare administration
Correctional experience.
Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
Basic computer.

HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Wichita Falls Allred Unit

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Business Professionals

Occasional Duties
Other duties as assigned.

Benefits Offered
* Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule
* 100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents
* Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits.
* State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years.
* State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education
* Employer paid liability insurance for all licensed employees.
* And much more.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
+Education:+ Graduation from an accredited School of Dentistry.
+Experience:+ Eight years of experience.
+Licenses/Certifications:+ * Must hold a current license to practice dentistry by the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners. * Must hold current Drug Enforcement Agency and Texas Department of Public Safety controlled substances registration certificates.

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