The Doctor of Dental Surgery or Doctor of Medical Dentistry under the direction of the Chief Dental Officer, will perform full scope dentistry in the dental clinic. The Dentist will provide quality and cost effective dental services to the KHP patient population, meeting their diverse health and social needs. The Dentist will perform complete examinations of patients and screen all patients for health maintenance needs, in a relationship based model of care with a team of health providers. The Dentist will document clinical observations, adhere to industry standards and conduct chart reviews to ensure compliance. The ideal Dentist for this position will have the ability to connect respectfully with patients and carry out responsibilities within the mission of KHP.
Klamath Health Partnership is an FQHC, non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide comprehensive medical, dental, behavioral and community health services to the medically underserved of the Klamath Basin in south central Oregon. We are pleased to have received the Tier 3 Certification from the Oregon Health Authority Patient Centered Primary Care Home (PCPCH) for our quality of care. We are committed to the lifetime wellness of our community, by providing accessible care to everyone with compassion and respect, regardless of ability to pay.
Klamath Health Partnership is staffed by a comprehensive team of over 50 health professionals consisting of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, lab and x-ray technicians, dentists, dental hygienists, and certified ancillary personnel, some of whom are bilingual. As part of employment, our team members enjoy comprehensive benefits such as NHSC loan repayment qualification and FTCA coverage, and flexible schedules for a healthy work/life balance.
Klamath County provides one of the most beautiful and authentic nature experiences anywhere. Klamath County is just the kind of place that might change your life, certainly your perspective. Hiking, biking, bird watching, golfing, fishing, Klamath offers outstanding options. Particularly spectacular local Gems are the Pacific Crest Trail, Sky Lakes Wilderness and Mountain Lakes Wilderness areas which are home to many hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, backpacking, and camping options. Multiple lakes are hidden within these forests and are waiting to be discovered by you! Fishing options include the Upper Klamath River, Williamson River, Rogue River and Wood River. Here in the Klamath Basin you can fish for a week and never see the same water twice! The region is as rich with beautiful calm paddling spots as it is with bird life. Enjoy a unique scenic kayak or canoe float on calm water rivers, lakes, wetlands and wildlife refuges. Be a part our spectacular community and discover your own personal adventure.
Community Health Center: Yes/FQHC
Option for National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Site: Yes
Option for National Health Service Corps Scholar Site: Yes
Region: Southern Oregon
Population: 25,001 and above
Service Area: 25,001 and above
Community Type: Rural
Relocation Costs Covered: Yes
Loan Repayment Option: NHSC, State
Paid Time-Off Days per Year: 24+
Additional Benefits: Full Package, Medical, Dental, Vision, Pharmacy, Life, Disability, Retirement Savings w/match and more!
Job ID: 241650494