Kaiser Permanente Licensed Denturist - Full Time - (Possible Sign On Bonus) Beaverton, OR in Aloha, Oregon
To provide competent, high-quality prosthetic appliances to KPDCP membership that is aesthetically, phonetically and technically acceptable to the patient and PDA Peer Review.
Works independently to conduct oral examinations, consultations, prosthetic evaluations, cancer screening and recognition of adverse conditions. Provides reviews of members' medical history, x-rays, and treatment planning. Takes impressions, bite registrations, and makes tooth and shade selections. Fabricates acrylic and/or mental partials as prescribed by the dentist of record, including the clasping of live teeth from impressions to delivery. Achieves acceptable vertical dimension and proper occlusion. Performs postoperative adjustments and relines. Provides, as needed, direction to laboratory personnel regarding individual prosthetic appliance construction. Provides input to performance evaluation for their dental assistant if applicable. Adheres to program infection control guidelines.
Assures customer satisfaction by anticipating members' needs. Contributes to the improvement of materials, systems, communication, and problem solving with good judgment that results in meeting and exceeding each member's needs. Provides necessary feedback and support to co-workers to assure that customer service happens.
Achieves KPDCP clinical targets as they relate to financial goals, access and productivity.
- Minimum two (2) years of previous experience as a Licensed Denturist.
High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
Completion of all course and clinical requirements requisite for successful achievement of the Oregon Board Exams.
License, Certification, Registration
Oregon and/or Washington State Certified Denturist License.
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required upon hire/transfer.
National Provider Identifier (NPI) required prior to employment start date.
Nitrous oxide credentials and equipment knowledge.
Ultrasonic scalers-daily for deposit removal.
Hand pieces-daily for polishing teeth and fillings.
Minimum four (4) years as a Licensed Denturist.
Oral Pathology Certificate.
Basic knowledge of sterilization and infection control equipment.
TITLE: Licensed Denturist - Full Time - (Possible Sign On Bonus) Beaverton, OR
LOCATION: Aloha, Oregon
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.