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General Dentist - Des Moines, IA

Company: Iowa Primary Care Association
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

The Iowa Primary Care Association is actively recruiting for a general dentist for a community health center in Des Moines, IA. Position Details:

  • Eligible for student loan repayment up to $50,000 for two years of service (and renewal possible)
  • Clinic Hours: Monday - Friday 8AM - 5PM; no weekends
  • Avg # of pts seen per day: 13 with additional hygiene checks
  • Number of operatories: 9
  • Laboratory: external laboratories used for fixed and removable prosthodontic cases
  • X-ray: Digital
  • Current Staff: 1 FT General Dentist, 1 FT Hygienist, 2 PT Hygienists
  • Call Schedule: After 6 months of employment, dentists are expected to take call in 2 week increments approximately 3x/year. Not required to go into clinic while on call.
  • Electronic record system: Epic Wisdom
  • Additional info: diverse patient population with many Spanish-speaking patients and large pediatric patient population. Requirements
    • DDS/DMD degree from an approved dental school
    • Current license to practice dentistry in the state of Iowa
    • Current license to prescribe narcotics used in patient care (DEA & CSA)
    • Current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers Certification
    • Eligible for hospital privileges
    • Ability to consistently meet the departmental work schedule as designated
    • Ability to treat patients of all ages within the scope of general dentistry
    • Ability to perform surgical extractions
    • Ability to perform anterior root canals Ideal Qualifications:
      • Bilingual in English/Spanish
      • Desire to pursue a long-term career in community health
      • GPR or AEGD residency completion
      • Interest and experience in pediatric dentistry and oral surgery Benefits
        • Your experience and skills determine your base pay. The hiring range for this position is typically $150,000 - 170,000, though highly experienced candidates may earn up to $204,000 per year.
        • Generous PTO accrual (equal to 5 weeks at end of 1st year) plus paid holidays
        • License/certification fee reimbursement
        • Paid time off for continuing education & continuing education reimbursement
        • Tuition reimbursement program
        • 401k with company match
        • Medical insurance - PHC Pays, on average, 80% of medical premiums for all plan types (employee, employee + family, etc.)
        • Dental insurance
        • Vision insurance
        • Life & disability insurance
        • Flexible spending & health savings accounts
        • Supplemental accident & critical illness insurance
        • Discounts on pet insurance

Keywords: Iowa Primary Care Association, Des Moines , General Dentist - Des Moines, IA, Healthcare , Des Moines, Iowa

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