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Job ID: 26543
Location: New York - Western
Position: Dentist
Company: Neighborhood Health Center
Description: Neighborhood Health Center (NHC) is the oldest and largest Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) in Erie County providing over 74,000 visits this year to more than 20,000 patients. NHC has an extensive history of providing high quality primary care to the under-served and uninsured populations including focusing on those experiencing homelessness. NHC offers an income-based sliding fee scale, allowing low income, uninsured and under-insured patients to access high quality integrated primary medical, behavioral health, oral health, nutrition services and prescriptive drugs at reasonable co-pay. We offer adult and pediatric primary care, womenís health with OB services, oral health, behavioral health care, prescription drugs, nutrition, podiatry, outreach and care management, facilitated enrollment, referrals and other support services. 

NHC is a Level III PCMH certified facility that specializes in whole-person health. NHC believes in improving community health through health education and the promotion of healthy lifestyles in order to achieve health equity. We have a belief in honoring relationships with staff, providers, board members, volunteers, community partners and friends because they are the vehicle by which our mission is maintained. 

There are excellent benefits to a career at Neighborhood Health Center. In addition to working to improve the health of communities and restore health equity to the greater Buffalo area, NHC offers a business casual work environment with generous benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, short- and longterm disability insurance, 403(b) and generous paid time off. As a National Health Service Corps approved site, our providers can apply for loan reimbursement for as much as $50,000. As a not for profit organization our employees also qualify to apply for loan forgiveness under our not-for-profit status. Please visit our website for more information: www.neighborhoodhealthcenter.org. 

The successful candidate for this position will enjoy working in a fast paced environment with a diverse group of individuals. At Neighborhood Health Center a Dentist provides direct patient care to a diverse patient population, provides supervision of the Dental Hygienists and performs a wide range of dental services as permitted by state law and within range of the dentistís experience. Bi-lingual candidates are encouraged to apply. We offer a supportive work environment with a competitive salary and benefits. 

Skills & Experience of a Dentist:
Must be a graduate of an accredited dental school.
Must possess a current NYS Professional Dentist license with a minimal of one year experience in a general dental setting. This experience requirement may also be met by completion of an approved one year general practice residency. 

Experience working with an Electronic Dental Record system a plus.

Must be able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team and manage deadlines well.
Ability to establish and maintain positive and effective work relationships. 

Participation in clinical and quality improvement projects.

Commitment and experience working with under-served and diverse populations. 

Strong interest in public health. 

Experience in community center or urban sites preferred. 

Join an organization where you can make a difference every day! 
Contact: Please forward resume, cover letter and salary requirements for consideration to resumes@nwbchcc.org
Email: resumes@nwbchcc.org
Website: http://www.neighborhoodhealthcenter.org/uploads/3/9/2/4/3924297/dentist_2_2017.pdf
Phone: (716) 875-2904
Posting Date Apr 24th, 2017
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