Organization: Yakima Neighborhood Health Services
Location: Yakima, WA
Date Job Posted: September 14, 2021
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Yakima Neighborhood Health Services Job Title: Dentist
Licensed to practice general dentistry in the State of Washington.
Supervised by: Dental Director, Primary Care Administrator
Position(s) supervises: None
Typical Physical Demands and Working Conditions:
Requires prolonged walking and standing, frequent bending, stooping or stretching. May involve lifting or positioning patients. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. Requires full range of body motion including manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Required to work under stressful conditions and with patients who are often in discomfort and/or pain. Requires ability to sustain concentration in a noisy and fast-paced environment. May be exposed to communicable diseases and bodily fluids.
Examples of Duties (this list may not all include all the duties assigned):
YNHS has earned National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient Centered Medical Home recognition and prides itself on the relationships between patients and staff. We believe patients should be at the forefront of their care. Whenever possible, staff should involve and support patients and their families in goal-setting and prioritizing health concerns.
All YNHS employees are expected to develop and maintain professional and courteous working relationships with all other YNHS employees, patients, visitors, health profession students, vendors, and volunteers of the organization. In addition, YNHS employees are expected to provide courteous and efficient service to health and social service agencies working with YNHS patients.
Salary Level: Dependent on education and previous experience as applicable to this position.