Dentist - Full-Time
Full-time positions available in a new state-of-the-art facility and Mobile Dental Clinic. In response to a long-standing community need, Lourdes has established a Center for Oral Health. The Center, located at 219 Front Street in Binghamton, focuses on restoring and maintaining dental health for children and their families. Services Provided through the Center for Oral Health include: -urgent care -routine cleanings -fillings -extractions -sealants -x-rays -fluoride treatments -patient education Services are provided by Dentists and Registered Dental Hygienists.
Lourdes offers a competitive salary and full benefits which include PTO of 35 days, which includes eight holidays, sign-on bonus and relocation reimbursement. Additionally, the site is a certified NHSC site and dentists meeting eligibility guidelines are encouraged to apply for the NHSC student loan forgiveness program.
The Center for Oral Health is part of Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital, a not-for-profit, 160-bed, full-service community hospital with 18 primary care network practices that has served the city of Binghamton and surrounding areas since 1925. The hospital has over 400 independent specialists and primary care physicians on its medical staff. Lourdes is part of Ascension Health, the largest Catholic not-for-profit health care system in the country. The quality of care provided by Lourdes has been recognized nationally through accreditations and designations. 30 years ago, Lourdes opened the region's first comprehensive Cancer Care Center. Lourdes also has the distinction of being named a Designated Stroke Center by the State of New York. The Binghamton area boasts great diversity in culture, religion and lifestyles, and is the home of highly regarded Binghamton University. The community's cost of living is 10% below the national average, and the area's public and parochial schools are nationally recognized for excellence. Recreation and leisure activities are plentiful in this four-season climate, and include minor league ice hockey and baseball, a symphony orchestra, an opera company and close proximity to New York State wineries, lakes, parks and trails. Lourdes is committed to providing healthcare that works, healthcare that is safe, and healthcare that leaves no one behind.
The Center for Oral Health targets children who are uninsured, on Medicaid or enrolled in New York's Child Health Plus program, a population that is underserved for dental services in the Broome County area. The Center offers services to self-pay patients using a sliding fee scale. Two mobile dental vans service Broome County and surrounding counties through community hygiene and dental services and school-based dental services.
Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
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Job ID: 242191815