Rutgers University Correctional Health Care (UCHC) is seeking a Dentist I to work in South Woods State Prison located in Bridgeton, New Jersey. The Dentist I provides dental health services to the inmate population at the Prison. * Performs dental assessments on inmates upon intake, to determine dental needs and urgency of needs. * Charts results in the Electronic Medical Record and develops initial plan of treatment. * Performs and/or interprets radiographic exams. * Provides dental treatment including emergency treatment of teeth and surrounding soft tissues such as oral surgery, restorative dentistry, and periodontal therapy, within the scope of a general dentist. * Corrects significant oral problems which may adversely affect inmate's health. * Makes referrals for procedures which cannot be performed at the institution. * Provides professional consultation to all members of the Health Services team relative to the inmate's health care management. * In conjunction with the Medical Director, prescribes medications from formulary for inmate's healthcare needs. Associated topics: adjunct, associate, dds, dentist, dmd, faculty, general, general dentist, group, orthodonist
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