Facility: FLORENCE WEST CORRECTIONAL AND REHABILITATION CENTER
Bonus (if applicable):
Benefits: Full-time employees will enjoy a competitive benefits package for an energized workforce with options for you and your family including:
• Paid time off • Paid holidays • 401(k) • 401(k) matching • Health Insurance • Dental Insurance • Vision Insurance • Life Insurance • Flexible spending account • Health savings account • Tuition Reimbursement • Reduced tuition rates • Employee discount • Employee assistance program • Pet insurance • Disability Insurance • Paid training • Other benefits available
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Are you looking for a career you can feel good about? We hire only those that strive to do their best. By joining our family, you'll receive the honor and recognition that comes with working for the industry's global leader in evidenced based rehabilitation.
Who We Are:
GEO provides complementary, turnkey solutions for numerous government partners worldwide across a spectrum of diversified correctional and community reentry services. From the development of state-of-the-art facilities and the provision of management services and evidence-based rehabilitation to the post-release reintegration and supervision of individuals in the community, GEO offers fully diversified, cost-effective services that deliver enhanced quality and improved outcomes.
Why Work for GEO:
At GEO, we believe that diversity in our workforce and the inclusion of a variety of views, perspectives, and backgrounds are integral parts of our company's success.
We believe that work is more than a place you go every day. It is about being inspired and motivated to achieve extraordinary things.
Employee benefits play an important role in making The GEO Group a great place to work. At GEO, we believe in the three pillars of employee wellbeing: physical, emotional, and financial. With comprehensive benefits and competitive wages, we trust that you will find all the resources you need here to be successful.
Provides and supervises the complete dental care of facility detainees/inmates. Evaluates and seeks improvement in the facility dental health program, dental services provided, patient care required/administered, dental operative conditions and equipment in use. Functions as a consultant to the facility staff physician
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Initiates and maintains compliance with company policies for accreditation.
Performs routine cleaning, drilling, filling, and extraction of teeth in accordance with National Commission for Correctional Health Care Standards for dental care.
Educates patients on maintaining proper oral health.
Teaches patients about diet, flossing, use of fluoride, and other aspects of dental care
Prescribes medications as necessary
Formulates and create treatment plans on an individual basis after a thorough exam.
Completes an initial dental screening on all new commitments within seven (7) days.
Evaluates those patients needing or applying for dental care and makes whatever recommendations deemed clinically appropriate. Takes impressions for dental plates. Sends prostheses to outside dental labs.
Documents all services rendered in the patient dental health record.
Monitors need for dental supplies and equipment.
Provides in-service training for health staff members on appropriate issues, such as dental hygiene, dental care, dental emergencies, and techniques.
Supervises the work of professional, technical and administrative staff. Provides input into performance evaluation.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Position pays 70.00 per hour during. Short-term stipend of $3.50 per hour in effect based on hours worked, subject to change or stop without notice at any time on or before 6/30/2022.
Degree in dentistry from an accredited dental school required. Licensed to practice as a registered dentist in the state in which the facility is located is required.
Professional license must remain on file at all times at the facility where services are rendered.